Lesser known ways to cut the cost of gas this year


Gas is one of the things that you spend too much money on. You pay high prices on gas because your automobile will not run without it. Okay, your vehicle does not require the most expensive octane fuel, but it does need gas to put the engine into motion and it is far from being cheap. More often than not, drivers end up spending as much money on fuel as they paid for their cars. 2018 has witnessed some of the most expensive prices since 2014, so they are considerably higher. Is the money in your wallet virtually evaporating? If the answer is yes, continue reading to find out what you can do to save big money over time.

Drive like a normal person 

Do you like to move like the speed of sound? If you do, do not be surprised that your fuel consumption is so high. The more you increase your highway speeding, the more you will have to refuel the car. Here is an idea: try to drive like a normal person for once. No matter how much traffic participants may drive you crazy, resist the temptation of accelerating. You will pay for every mistake. Just so you know, the aerodynamic drag that is created by a car moving through the air increases considerably. The result is that the engine has to work harder to overcome the added resistance and consumes more fuel.

Get your hands on free gas cards

So, you are sick and tired of paying for gas. It is understandable considering that most of your paycheck gets guzzled by gas. You are left with barely nothing, so saving money is out of the question. If your budget is too tight, then stretch it with fuel rewards gas cards. Not only are they easy to get your hands on, but also they will significantly reduce your expenditure. With free gas cards, you can take a free ride. There are several online platforms offering freebies, but it is better to be cautious. One of the few sites that you can trust is Swagbugs. It is completely reliable and safe to use. To get your hands on the free gas cards, you have to complete some activities. You may be asked to complete a survey or play games. Wait until you have accumulated enough points and snag the cards. You can also make money by filling in surveys for cash, which take very little time but the rewards add up in the long run.

Invest in a fuel-efficient car

There is no time like the present to invest in a fuel-efficient car. An automobile of this kind consumes less octane fuel at a given distance. It is much more efficient than an old model. Just to get an idea, the car has a fuel efficiency of up to 40 percent, which is a lot. Let us face the truth. Your four-wheel ride gobbles up gas. Sell it and buy a new one, that is, if you can afford to. If not, wait until you have saved enough money. Those free gas cards will come in handy. When you do not dig deep into your pockets, you can afford to puck a buck aside.

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LaDonna Dennis

LaDonna Dennis is the founder and creator of Mom Blog Society. She wears many hats. She is a Homemaker*Blogger*Crafter*Reader*Pinner*Friend*Animal Lover* Former writer of Frost Illustrated and, Cancer...SURVIVOR! LaDonna is happily married to the love of her life, the mother of 3 grown children and "Grams" to 3 grandchildren. She adores animals and has four furbabies: Makia ( a German Shepherd, whose mission in life is to be her attached to her hip) and Hachie, (an OCD Alaskan Malamute, and Akia (An Alaskan Malamute) who is just sweet as can be. And Sassy, a four-month-old German Shepherd who has quickly stolen her heart and become the most precious fur baby of all times. Aside from the humans in her life, LaDonna's fur babies are her world.

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