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Save Money On Gas

By , May 27th, 2006 | One Comment

gas - ways to save moneyWith gas prices as high as they are, there are all kinds of gas saving tips floating around. I spent a few hours surfing looking for ideas that people are listing as ways to save money on gas. Here are some of the ideas I found:

Gas At The Best Price

  • Advertise
  • Cash
  • Credit Card – Standard Cash Back Reward
  • Credit Card – Gas Cash Back Reward
  • Discount Days
  • Fuel Bank
  • Gas Coupons
  • Gas Gift Cards
  • Gas Price Increase Hedge Card
  • Gas Station Cards
  • Grocery Stores
  • Internet Price Check
  • Self Service
  • Shop Around
  • Vouchers
  • Warehouse Clubs

    Driving Tips To Save Gas

  • Acceleration
  • Air conditioner
  • Cruise control
  • Driving conditions
  • Efficiency
  • Idling
  • Gears
  • Hills
  • Motor running
  • Navigation system
  • Overdrive
  • Parking brake
  • Revving engine
  • Riding the brake
  • Rough roads
  • Speed limit
  • Stops
  • Time change
  • Turns
  • Windows

    Maintenance Tips To Save Gas

  • Air filter
  • Alignment
  • Fuel filter
  • Oil change
  • Oil grade
  • Racks
  • Service (season changes)
  • Tires maintain
  • Tires nitrogen
  • Tire pressure
  • Tires rotate
  • Tires snow
  • Tuning
  • Wax car
  • Weight

    Gas Station Tips

  • Busy station
  • Cool Outside
  • Gas cap
  • Gasohol
  • High octane gas
  • Refilled station
  • Tank – empty
  • Tank – full
  • Topping off
  • Turn nozzle

    Alternative Methods

  • Carpool
  • One car
  • Public transportation
  • Rent a car
  • Ride-share
  • Scooter / motorcycle
  • Telecommute
  • Walk, ride bike

    Other Ways To Save

  • Average cost of gas
  • Consolidate errands
  • Fuel cost calculator
  • Gas consumption
  • Gas log
  • Gas saving products
  • Park in shade
  • Purchase new car
  • Sun shade
  • Tax deductions

    This week I’m going to go through and take a look at each of these, the reason that it has been put forward as a gas saving method and my opinion on whether it would work or not. If there are other ways to reduce the cost of gas that you’ve heard about (whether your think they work or not) that I have left off this list, feel free to list them in the comment section. I’m sure that there are more ways that are being promoted out there that I didn’t come across in the short time I was looking.

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