Halloween Trick at the Gas Pump

October 29th, 2013 at 2:18 am by under Bill's Blog, News, Weather

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From Ed:  “Monday, October 28, 2013, 7:00PM:  Wholesale gas prices have jumped 17 cents since last Wednesday (thank you, refinery fire), and we are at the point where the retail price is pretty much the same as the price retailers are paying to fill their own tanks.  So, we are getting the trick instead of the treat, on Tuesday or Wednesday.  Estimated new price:  $3.45 a gallon. –Ed Aboufadel        So, fill up this Tues. AM if you can.  (pic. from NBC5)

14 Responses to “Halloween Trick at the Gas Pump”

  1. Grunt0311 says:

    So….after reading the article in the newspaper yesterday that gas prices will continue to go down, they are going up today? Hmmm. I’ve been saying this for years. Every time there is something in the news about gas prices dropping, they go up. When is someone going to put two and two together?

  2. Travis (Oakland County) says:

    Filled up for 3.05 last night. Can’t remember the last time it was that low!

  3. Patricia says:

    It was 2.96 in Belding Monday morning!

  4. Ya, Big Oil has to start refinery fires to keep prices up!! Happens every time!!!

    1. Rad ( Jenison / Hudsonville ) says:

      If it aint that, Then they have 10 zillion other Excuses. Never fails.

      1. michael g (SE GR) says:

        Don’t encourage her. She’s crazy enough all on her own.

    2. Ned S. (Now in South Holland) says:

      Right, like they torched the refineries deliberately. Get real.

  5. Barry in Zeeland says:

    I filled up yesterday for $2.14 (yes that’s $2.14)! Of course that was with my shell rewards card. Felt like I was filling up 10 years ago……

  6. Brian (Grandville) says:

    Up to 3.45 in Coopersville.

  7. Jack says:

    YUP… Anything to ” PUMP” – Up. PRICES ! Sheesh….stay Cued…

  8. Jenn says:

    Ionia was 3.12 and people were lined up

  9. Pamato says:

    3 .12 in kingman Arizona. 4.99 in needles California.

  10. Mark (East Lansing) says:

    Right on schedule, jumped to $3.45 yesterday afternoon.

  11. Zack Tyler says:

    enjoy halloween with a movie night with your family !!
    chack this out

    http://goo.gl/gxDvZ2

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