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Average Price of Gas Falls Under $3 and It’s Expected to Continue to Decrease

If you’ve wanted to take a road trip, but cringe at the price of gas, now is the time to fill up and go! It’s now official. On November 1, the average gas price for a gallon of regular gasoline … Continue reading

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Gas Falls to under $3 and Now It’s Less Expensive than Milk

Gas is now cheaper than milk. In what is almost unbelievable news considering where gas prices were at the beginning of summer, gas prices have fallen, for the first time since December 2010, below the $3.00 a gallon mark. The … Continue reading

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Driving with Hands-Free Devices Still Puts You in Danger

In order to promote safer driving, some states have implemented laws and regulations. Some of these safety measures include no cell phones unless they are hands-free devices, and no texting while driving or else you can be ticketed. While I … Continue reading

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Average National Gas Price Sinks to $3.50 According to AAA

More good news for motorists trying to save money. Only a few days into August, and the trend of declining gas prices, which began in July (30 of the 31 days in July saw a decrease in gas prices), has … Continue reading

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AAA Predicts More Travelers and Higher Gas Prices This Fourth of July

There are going to be more cars on the road this Fourth of July, and the most since 2007,¬†according to AAA travel. An estimated 4.1 million Americans will be on the road traveling 50 miles or more away from their … Continue reading

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Lundberg and AAA Both Report Slightly Higher Gas Prices

The price of gasoline is rising, but it isn’t spiking, at least not yet. Lundberg reported on Sunday gasoline prices in the US rose $0.0187 during the past two weeks. The report noted refiners and retailers absorbed the majority of … Continue reading

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AAA Expects Increase in June Gas Prices, Defying Usual Trend, Due to Iraq

With the price of a barrel of oil hitting a yearly high this past week due to unrest in Iraq, it was obvious to most that US gasoline prices would begin to creep up in cost. AAA has come out … Continue reading

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So Much for Steady US Gas Prices. Expect Spike Due to Iraq Oil Troubles

It’s amazing what a couple of weeks, and unrest in an oil producing part of the world, can do. At the beginning of the month, AAA predicted gasoline prices, while high, would remain fairly steady through the month, with a … Continue reading

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How Much Does It Cost to Own a Car? AAA Says a Little Less, But You Can Save More

If you think that owning your car costs too much money, AAA has some good news for you. The cost of owning a car actually decreased last year, falling to 52.9 cents a mile ($8,876 a year) according to their … Continue reading

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Higher Gas Prices Across the US: Tricks to Save Money

Gas prices continue to increase, gaining an average of three cents nationwide to $3.70 a gallon over the last week according to AAA‘s Fuel Gauge Report. This is an increase of $0.16 compared to last month, and is $0.19 more … Continue reading

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10 Organizations That Pay For Themselves

There are plenty of organizations out there that claim that it’s worthwhile joining their ranks. It’s important to evaluate a membership to make sure it makes sense for your particular needs. Even when you have to pay, there are times … Continue reading

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Savings Lessons At No Cost

Last week, Florida had its first real cold spell of the season. When I went outside to let our dog stretch his legs after a night indoors, I could see my breath and I very much regretted leaving the house … Continue reading

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Home Office Equipment That Will Save Money

Yesterday I received an education in the importance of office equipment, even for the home. My day began rather quietly. I had accepted that new employment listings would be quiet due to the Independence Day Weekend, so I sat down … Continue reading

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Group Discounts

My most recent “real” job was working for a large publishing company. My employer’s total annual sales exceeded $6 billion. Needless to say, that gave my employer a great deal of clout when it came to negotiating contracts for employee … Continue reading

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Ten Reasons to Join the American Automobile Association

When I was growing up in the 60’s and 70’s, it seemed that everyone except my parents were members of the American Automobile Association (AAA). Roadside assistance was the great appeal, especially in the days before cell phones. I recall … Continue reading

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