Inflation expected to rise to 2.8%

AOL Money Staff


Energy bill rises and increases in fuel costs are expected to push the latest inflation figure to 2.8% on Tuesday, well above the Government's 2% target.

The upward movement in the Consumer Prices Index (CPI) measure of inflation for February follows a four-month run when it has remained at 2.7%.%VIRTUAL-SkimlinksPromo%