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High gas prices in metro Augusta leads to more cyclists

...generally the worst time of year to fill up the car, and high gas prices are hard on people hoping to take advantage of the...one kind of business that benefits during periods of high gas prices, it's the local bike shop.Brett Ardrey, who's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-05-01/high-gas-pr
What Is It?

...generally reliable and simple to maintain and the cheap prices made for a better daily transportation vehicle. Even with higher gas prices you could ride in luxury and still save money."Another good example of a vehicle from the 'good old days.'"Heath...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-01-30/what-it
New year will bring higher gas prices

Gas prices are pushing upward into the new year and are less than a nickel away from the price consumers were paying this time last year.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-12-31/new-year-will-bring-higher
Gas prices not expected to discourage Labor Day travel

High gas prices won't stop travelers from hitting the roads this Labor Day weekend...Visitors to Hilton Head Island, S.C., are likely to compensate for high gas prices by spending less during their beach stay, said Charlie Clark, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-08-30/gas-prices-not-expected-di
Rising gas prices crimp Americans' spending

WASHINGTON - Higher gas prices are crimping consumer spending and slowing the already weak U...increase demand for oil and gas and also raise their prices.Higher gas prices are eating up a bigger share of Americans' incomes than in previous...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-09-14/rising-gas-prices-crimp-am
Mild consumer price increases, rising builder confidence aid US economic growth

...consumer price index rose a seasonally adjusted 0.6 percent in September, the Labor Department said, driven by higher gas prices. When excluding gas and food costs, prices rose just 0.1 percent. Overall prices have risen just 2 percent in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-10-17/mild-consumer-price-increa
Rants & Raves

...TO be real supportive of President Obama; he has inherited 8 percent unemployment, trillion-dollar deficits, high gas prices and about 12 million Americans underemployed or unemployed and a horrible foreign policy situation.RANT TO ALL NAYSAYERS...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-11-14/rants-raves
Downtown Pawn Shop stays in the family

...retrieve them on Friday when they get paid.They're trying to make it from one paycheck to the next, he said.Higher gas prices have contributed to that trend. Pawn shops are a direct reflection of society and human necessity, Butler said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/your-business/2012-11-25/downtown-paw
Wal-Mart's weak forecast shows how poor and middle-class being squeezed

...been hit with a double whammy: the payroll tax hike, which has cut her household monthly income by $260, and higher gas prices."We had to do a flip on our budget," said Burkhardt, a legal assistant who plans to cut back on her trips to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-02-21/wal-marts-weak-forecast-sh
Companies rush to blame bad news on payroll tax increase

...customers, poor and middle-class Americans, were spending less because of the payroll taxincrease, along with higher gas prices and delayed tax refund checks.Yet Wal-Mart and other discount retailers saw potential benefits from the tax squeeze...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-03-03/companies-rush-blame-bad-n