My crystal ball is very murky about tomorrow, so I’m not going to make a prediction. Here’s what we do know: based on current prices, the 0-cent margin price (with an 8-cent Chicago Summer Premium) is $1.72, and the 20-cent margin price is $1.93. There is at least one station in town selling gas for $1.74, but there are others in the upper $1.80’s. So, if there is a price hike tomorrow, for some stations, it won’t be much. If there isn’t a price hike on Thursday, then there won’t be one on Friday, Saturday, or Sunday either. Since I’m getting low on gas, I will be filling up late today, just to be safe. There was a price hike to $1.89 on Thursday.
- Thursday the 20th, in the morning, fill up with gas. No time for commentary, and my Gas Game buddies have already… https://t.co/DsgWxHbABi about 11 hours ago from Twitter Web Client
- Ed says: Fill up today! https://t.co/tsx6ayIh7E 08:06:39 AM September 03, 2018 from Twitter Web Client
- Late summer snoozefest continues ... back to $2.99 by Thursday? https://t.co/1HVbliojum 04:42:54 PM August 18, 2018 from Twitter Web Client
Why We Are Here
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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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