James Duffy used to frequent the cafe on weekends to enjoy an Americano and read a book. Then, rising inflation started to bite.
Mr Duffy, 25, started cutting back on his coffee outings earlier this year. Now he’s brewing a big pot of coffee at home, part of a larger attempt to save money as gas and grocery prices rise. The Greenwich, Connecticut resident said he was becoming more of a homebody, limiting his outings to walks and meeting friends.