It seems that for the past month or so, retailers have been less enthusiastic about higher prices. Last week’s price hike, for instance, suggests a 2-cent Chicago Summer Premium (usually 10-cents at this time of year), and the price hike did not quickly spread around town. Then prices fell quickly over the weekend (8 cents in one day in Standale), and you can buy gas for $1.82 a gallon at the moment. However, futures prices keep rising, which means they’ll reset the prices again this week, to around $2.08. 1/2 CORRECT, 1/2 WRONG. Prices reset on Thursday to $1.99, not $2.08.
- You snooze, you lose ... https://t.co/EpF25AgY1v about 19 hours ago from Twitter Web Client
- It's the most wonderful time of the year ... to buy gas! https://t.co/rBFbqhfCgN 11:05:58 AM December 03, 2017 from Twitter Web Client
- Happy Thanksgiving! Not sure if we hike tomorrow or not ... https://t.co/djRBIMUSRB 07:10:52 PM November 21, 2017 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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