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Saving money on your Labor Day drive

GasBuddy Blog -- Millions of Americans will soon be, or already have, hit the roads for the last major holiday of the summer- Labor Day. What are some of the best tips to save money while driving hundreds of miles? We share!

#1: Use GasBuddy! GasBuddy offers a trip cost calculator that will take into consideration your vehicle type and plot a route that will either get you there faster, or help you save money on the way! The trip cost calculator utilizes our powerful database of gas stations and helps you not only reach your destination, but get there cheaper, directing you to the areas where gasoline prices are cheapest, even telling you where and when to stop and how much gas to buy. Savings may be significant.

#2: Avoid getting off the...


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Submitted Aug 31, 2012 By: PD
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honda0105
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I had a good holiday weekend but didn't drive much at all... of course, not everyone is that way.
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honda0105
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or don't drive lol
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Never
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have someone else pick up the gas tab?
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Old post.
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old repeat retread
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More old news.
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DON'T DRIVE, STAY HOME !!
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Just stay home and enjoy the rainy weather. That will provide you the best savings!
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Yesterdays news
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Next
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more old news
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very Olddd..
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Old, Old Article.
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GasBuddy is only as good as the people reporting, and lately, I've been seeing a host of bogus posts where the reporter could not possibly have actually passed the station in question.
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there is NO MORE saving anywhere
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Staying home with family...
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Wife working, I'm house cleaning!
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Stay home and clean out the clutter.
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ok Im done, c ya 2 morow
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ditto again, just for the points, i wrote smoethig elsewhere
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Left a remark two days ago.
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Staying home this weekend
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Day 2
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Save money everyday!!
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Didnt do anything. Basically conserve fuel on my part and plan to use propane for BBQ Monday!!! And laughin those stuck in traffic if any
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Not going anywhere.
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I saved so much money today. I didn't hit the gas stations. Not a single ONE. Saved thousands.

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A few short trips under 100 miles or so. Take it easy with BBQ and drinks.
Use GasBuddy to look for 'cheaper' fuel prices in the local area or when traveling.
Whatever the size or shape of the vehicle, Produce and ‘Drive’ vehicles with high MPG, are very safe, reliable, have a ‘reasonable’ cost and a good ‘value’ for the money.
The price of fuel at the pump is too high!
12/22/2012!
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