AAA Predicts More Travelers to Hit the Road this Labor Day

High gas prices and a sluggish economy won’t force Americans to stay home this Labor Day. According to a survey released Tuesday by the AAA, 33 million Americans are expected to travel at least 50 miles over the holiday weekend, increasing 2.9 percent since last year. AAA is forecasting that 33 million people will hit […]

Gas Prices On The Rise

For the first time this summer, the national average for a gallon of regular unleaded gasoline is $3.50. The price of gas increased 17 cents per gallon since March. In July, costs went up 5.1 percent, making the gain the highest for any month on record since 2000. According to the American Automobile Association, the […]

Gas Prices Drop In Time For Summer Driving

Memorial Day weekend marks the unofficial start of summer, and what better way to celebrate warmer weather and the upcoming driving season than with lower gas prices. According to the American Automobile Association (AAA), the national retail price of regular gasoline is $3.72 a gallon, down 5.9 percent from $3.96 a gallon in 2011. But, […]

What You Could Do with $4.00

With fuel costs rising to nearly $4.00 a gallon Americans everywhere are feeling the pressure. Get the kids to track practice, drive to see family in another state, or simply to drive to the grocery down the street. While many of these daily errands cannot and should not be avoided, experts have estimated that a […]