According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for financial services were 27.56% higher in 2017 versus 2010.
Between 2010 and 2017: Financial services experienced an average inflation rate of 3.54% per year. This rate of change indicates significant inflation. In other words, financial services costing $500 in the year 2010 would cost $637.82 in 2017 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.68% during this same period, inflation for financial services was similar.
In the year 2010: Pricing changed by 2.54%, below the average yearly change for financial services during the 2010-2017 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2010 (1.64%), price inflation for financial services was higher.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Financial services: