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FrankyFL

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Message Posted: Apr 2, 2012 9:40:36 PM

We should start looking for gas stations that charge the same price for cash or credit.....it sucks having to go in, wait on line, pay, come back for the change, blah, blah
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contiki
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Message Posted: Jun 17, 2013 6:46:47 AM

cash.......
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cv
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Message Posted: Jun 17, 2013 6:22:24 AM

Credit card prices are the same in my area, so I use my card for gas purchases.
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jack4141
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Message Posted: Jun 17, 2013 2:38:10 AM

Credit
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olympusman2004
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Message Posted: Jun 17, 2013 12:43:19 AM

cred
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04Ram1500
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Message Posted: Jun 17, 2013 12:18:37 AM

Credit
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MIT05
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Message Posted: Jun 17, 2013 12:06:13 AM

I do both.
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streetirsx
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Message Posted: Jun 16, 2013 5:07:09 PM

Credit
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gvan
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Message Posted: Jun 16, 2013 5:06:24 PM

Rare to find a cash discount here so I always use a credit card rather than carry an extra $100+ in my pocket to fill up my two cars.
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NickoliMB
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Message Posted: Jun 15, 2013 10:36:44 AM

Credit.
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jason54915
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Message Posted: Jun 15, 2013 10:08:36 AM

credit
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nichols
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Message Posted: Jun 15, 2013 10:02:00 AM

credit
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DanFMA
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Message Posted: Jan 26, 2013 6:38:21 AM

Cash
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MIT05
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Message Posted: Jan 26, 2013 5:32:43 AM

You can look but, there are less and less.
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olympusman2004
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Message Posted: Jan 26, 2013 12:38:31 AM

credit
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gus8441
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Message Posted: Jan 26, 2013 12:01:45 AM

credit
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JCLNC
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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 9:39:09 PM

credit
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kymechanic
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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 5:19:06 PM

I always do credit at the pumps.
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Desoto49
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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 5:14:02 PM

Credit at the pump, for the convenience and rewards
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paullypuiu
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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 4:43:32 PM

credit
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Mr1lung
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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 3:36:16 PM

Credito
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BartandLisa
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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 12:56:08 PM

Credit, unless a cash discount is offered.
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2Tall
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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2013 6:27:46 AM

credit
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JCLNC
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Message Posted: Jan 22, 2013 5:05:57 AM

credit
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MIT05
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Message Posted: Jan 22, 2013 4:46:34 AM

Both, we should be able to pay at the pump.

Hopefully in the near future we pay at the pump like the car wash.
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jack4141
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Message Posted: Jan 22, 2013 1:33:10 AM

Credit
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sjhman
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Message Posted: Jan 22, 2013 1:30:59 AM

Credit all the way
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TxJeans
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Message Posted: Jan 22, 2013 12:00:24 AM

Credit with 5 percent cash back at the pump. And, no, I don't spend money at Starbucks.
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BIRDlE
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Message Posted: Jan 21, 2013 10:51:10 PM

credit
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traffic cop
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Message Posted: Jan 21, 2013 10:27:21 PM

I like themusicrabbi's point: if the mobile app could have a box to check, indicating whether the station has unified cash + credit pricing, or a split. Trying to include both prices, especially on the mobile app, would be cumbersome. Just a box to check.

I think most people understand that the lower (always cash) price is to be posted, and that credit/debit prices are usually about 10 cents higher.
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tdioiler
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Message Posted: Jan 21, 2013 10:17:34 PM

I agree, some stations don't charge a difference in credit but the pricing we submit doesn't really stand out.
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THEMUSICRABBI
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Message Posted: Jan 21, 2013 10:15:20 PM

this site should put a thing on every station that charges more for using credit cards. i saw some stations that charge .40 cents more per gallon. it is highway robbery
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emtrob2012
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Message Posted: Jan 21, 2013 9:30:16 PM

credit
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NickoliMB
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Message Posted: Jan 21, 2013 8:18:21 PM

Credit.
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daddymopar
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Message Posted: Jan 21, 2013 6:35:12 PM

Convenience is a bitch when you have to pay a buck for it.
I bet some of these same people complaining buy 5$ Starbucks on a day to day basis.

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lissyking
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Message Posted: Jan 21, 2013 6:16:25 PM

credit
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TXBruin
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Message Posted: Jan 21, 2013 6:04:45 PM

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coach39
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Message Posted: Jan 13, 2013 9:18:34 AM

Credit
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2Tall
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Message Posted: Jan 13, 2013 8:58:16 AM

credit
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Titanic1985
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Message Posted: Jan 13, 2013 8:56:20 AM

Good Morning FrankyFL. I always use my cash-back credit card which offers 5% off gasoline purchases, when paid at the pump. At $3.00 a gallon, that is $.15 saved per gallon. In addition, I use E0 Regular 87 Octane gasoline sold at a local truck stop. Their cash and credit prices for this fuel are always the same. Take care :-) . MGY
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yplust
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Message Posted: Jan 13, 2013 7:16:20 AM

Always CC
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ricebike
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Message Posted: Jan 13, 2013 1:45:05 AM

ha, didn't know FL is doing the cash vs credit card pricing as well
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weenoo215
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 6:22:37 PM

definitely credit
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Vincent_Leung
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 5:06:09 PM

CC of coz. Mine has 1% cash back.
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2Tall
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 4:19:25 PM

credit
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RRBC
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Message Posted: Dec 7, 2012 5:38:51 PM

credit
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MIT05
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Message Posted: Dec 7, 2012 5:47:16 AM

Cash, need some post's FrankyFL.
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myphenix
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Message Posted: Dec 7, 2012 12:03:12 AM

prefer cc
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bluenvoy
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Message Posted: Dec 6, 2012 9:33:08 AM

Most all do here. Works better for drive-offs.
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_Sparty_
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Message Posted: Dec 6, 2012 9:32:25 AM

Cash for discount only
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MIT05
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Message Posted: Dec 6, 2012 6:31:32 AM

About 1/2 the stations here are.
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