The theme this week will be “watch those prices fall”. Wholesale prices plunged last week, and the 20-cent margin price is about $1.75 right now, which is below some retail prices at the moment. Unless oil prices spike up again this week, we’ll probably see prices somewhere in town below $1.60 a week from today. Oil prices spiked up again this week, so technically I weasled out of that prediction. Oh, let’s just say WRONG, as on Thursday, April 8, there was a price hike to $1.79. In some cases, the price rose from $1.76 to $1.79.
- You snooze, you lose ... comments on Saturday's rare price hike ... https://t.co/FD1j34Kh4Y about 20 hours ago from Twitter Web Client
- Fill up tonight or tomorrow ... https://t.co/qEPCRJ1FVB 04:17:26 PM March 06, 2018 from Twitter Web Client
- Go to Lowell. Buy gas for $2.20. Win the Gas Game! Hike expected this week: https://t.co/mYZd76hrQj 09:25:27 PM February 19, 2018 from Twitter Web Client
Why We Are Here
Ed A.: ab...@gvsu.edu
Craig P.: cr...@paull.net
Tim S.: ts...@gmail.com
Bill E.: pa...@yahoo.com
The name of the site is based off an essay Ed wrote for the Grand Rapids Press titled "The Gas Game". The current website was established later by Patrick DeHaan after he and Ed predicted gas price hikes on GasBuddy's website GrandRapidsGasPrices.com, as well as Ed’s personal web page.
Note: To be precise, add 9/10 of a cent to all prices described on this web page.
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