Historical Inflation This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power. You are viewing this website at a small screen resolution which doesn't support calculators. Click here to view this calculator. Share | Have A Question About This Topic? Name Email Address Question Thank you! Oops! Related Content Building Your Legacy A four-step framework for building a personal legacy. Orchestrating Your Retirement Accounts Getting the instruments of your retirement to work in concert may go far in realizing the retirement you imagine. To Catch a Thief Having your identity stolen may result in financial loss plus the cost of trying to restore your good name.