I admit it. I used to drive a few miles out of my way to save a few cents a gallon. But now that gas is more than $3 a gallon, those pennies don’t seem to matter as much. Nonetheless, before you go hunting for cheap gas deals, consider these surefire ways to stop these common problems that can reduce your gas mileage by as much as 25 percent: (more…)
Since the political protests in North Africa spread to Libya during the third week of February, numerous financial-market pundits have written articles discussing the possibility of U.S. gasoline prices rising to $5.00 or higher.
Although I agree that, under certain circumstances, retail gasoline prices could rise to $5.00 or higher, several factors indicate that the probability of that happening is low. (more…)