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cmmattia
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Message Posted: Jul 7, 2012 10:21:24 AM

last month, june 2012 my total gas purchase = $116.00
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traxx808
Rookie Author Honolulu

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Message Posted: Apr 16, 2013 8:06:57 AM

no i dont all i know is that it hurts a lot when i go to fill the tank
PatAZ
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Message Posted: Apr 6, 2013 10:36:29 AM

Only when it is deductible.
speedy700
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Message Posted: Apr 6, 2013 7:01:48 AM

No, but I do have a good idea of what I spend.
EvergreenON
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Message Posted: Apr 6, 2013 6:25:20 AM

I calculate my mpg. at each fill. I certify that ethanol significantly reduced mph.
RalphHightower
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Message Posted: Apr 6, 2013 5:58:57 AM

Monthly, on our gas card statement.
plans72
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Message Posted: Apr 5, 2013 9:25:36 PM

only when long distance traveling
GrumpyCat
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Message Posted: Apr 5, 2013 5:11:44 PM

I log it but only bother to purchase fuel every 300 to 400 miles which is 6 to 8 gallons in Prius. Every 3 to 6 weeks.
L98
Sophomore Author Ontario

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Message Posted: Apr 5, 2013 2:55:05 PM

No,just keep the tank filled with quality fuel at the right price.
lyanMI
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Message Posted: Apr 5, 2013 11:23:00 AM

Not always
CarSUVowner
Champion Author Memphis

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Message Posted: Apr 4, 2013 3:04:47 PM

both
chuckl95453
Champion Author California

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Message Posted: Apr 4, 2013 2:45:47 PM

monthly
dontuknowOH
Champion Author Ohio

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Message Posted: Apr 4, 2013 12:58:37 PM

Always save gas receipts then total monthly against all vehicle mileage V/S budget amounts and compare later with other costs to own/operate yearly all vehicles. Any pluses are handy for repairs or more pleasurable things.
SUBURBAN88
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Message Posted: Apr 4, 2013 12:21:00 PM

no
IAMCANADIAN73
Champion Author Ontario

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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 6:50:36 AM

Always
IAMCANADIAN73
Champion Author Ontario

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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 6:50:30 AM

Yep
dgsteven
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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 3:07:08 AM

yes
Mr1lung
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Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 12:52:36 PM

no
Houckster
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Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 12:44:56 PM

Yes, by week, month and year for the last 10 years.
doonieb
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Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 11:08:53 AM

Yes
weddy11
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Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 8:50:00 AM

every tank
cv
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Message Posted: Jan 24, 2013 6:51:32 AM

Yes, keep receipts and log on my phone.
weddy11
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Message Posted: Jan 20, 2013 9:08:47 AM

YES
medic6133
Champion Author New York

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Message Posted: Jan 20, 2013 6:10:23 AM

Yes, I track our consumption/spend as part of our monthly budget
outlaw329
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Message Posted: Jan 19, 2013 2:51:06 PM

no
silverG
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Message Posted: Jan 16, 2013 10:38:35 AM

More or less by posting in the log on this site.
steffy628
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Message Posted: Jan 16, 2013 9:39:11 AM

Yes, I enter the data into my fuelly.com account
LauraLea5
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 3:24:07 AM

No
weddy11
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Message Posted: Jan 8, 2013 8:42:24 AM

Yes
eyegotgas2
Champion Author British Columbia

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Message Posted: Jan 8, 2013 3:24:22 AM

I track it monthly on my own spreadsheet I have designed. Doesn't show me how to pay less but it does show me how much I have paid.
PaylessKY
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Message Posted: Jan 8, 2013 12:40:09 AM

I use the GasBuddy log book.
yplust
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Message Posted: Jan 7, 2013 1:22:55 AM

Always
emtrob2012
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Message Posted: Jan 7, 2013 1:04:20 AM

yes monthly
doonieb
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Message Posted: Jan 6, 2013 10:06:39 PM

yes
the1roadhog
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Message Posted: Jan 3, 2013 8:14:52 AM

always do
IAMCANADIAN73
Champion Author Ontario

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Message Posted: Jan 3, 2013 6:58:54 AM

Yes
IAMCANADIAN73
Champion Author Ontario

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Message Posted: Jan 3, 2013 6:58:53 AM

Yes
IAMCANADIAN73
Champion Author Ontario

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Message Posted: Jan 3, 2013 6:58:53 AM

Yes
emtrob2012
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Message Posted: Jan 3, 2013 3:20:57 AM

you have to now adays...
jacksonmeow
Sophomore Author Oklahoma City

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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2013 6:53:24 PM

no
JohnTIZ
Veteran Author Ontario

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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2013 5:43:54 PM

I budget my gasoline. Unless there's an usual trip, ie. going out of town, I set a "mileage" allowance and do a pretty good job sticking to it.
73amx
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2013 1:29:36 PM

monthly
TXBruin
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2013 10:54:24 AM

no
WEDDY
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2013 8:56:25 AM

I track every tank
jonjon57
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Message Posted: Jan 2, 2013 8:31:00 AM

No
dgsteven
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Message Posted: Dec 30, 2012 5:07:11 AM

yes, to calculate the consumption
LauraLea5
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Message Posted: Dec 30, 2012 5:06:11 AM

No
eupgas
All-Star Author Michigan

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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 5:56:36 PM

Log every fill up. Calculates to 41+ mpg for life of car. Can pull annual costs which have increased every year.
IAMCANADIAN73
Champion Author Ontario

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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 9:01:59 AM

Yes
Jeff1226
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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 7:40:52 AM

yes
vulcan96
Champion Author Ohio

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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 5:21:28 AM

yes, and my 2012chevy ECO Cruze cut the cost by 66%.
Ernman
Champion Author Orlando

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Message Posted: Dec 29, 2012 3:29:48 AM

Y...excel spreadsheet...
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