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travelzonecente

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Message Posted: Sep 8, 2012 4:03:54 PM

Would you pay buy cell phone when you buy gas. New Google Wallet is being test out at some stations..

What is your favorite way to pay

1) Cash
2) Credit Card
3) Debit Card
4) fleet Card
5) Prepaid Card
6) Cell phone or other gadget
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nichols
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Message Posted: Jun 3, 2013 9:24:34 AM

should be just as safe as card
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2Tall
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Message Posted: Jun 2, 2013 2:31:52 PM

2
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bighatch65
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Message Posted: May 28, 2013 7:37:17 AM

maybe
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JOB_Dave
Sophomore Author San Francisco

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Message Posted: May 27, 2013 11:16:08 PM

credit card
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jcpatriots
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Message Posted: May 27, 2013 11:14:21 PM

Credit card.
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CptSteve
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Message Posted: May 27, 2013 10:09:43 PM

Living and working in a security field, I REALLY don't want that much control of my life on a small, easily portable and totally unsecure device. I'll pass on this idea!
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Hemond
Champion Author Providence

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Message Posted: May 27, 2013 9:46:35 PM

I was an early adopter of cell phone payment but gave it up. Its a bigger hassle than its worth. Plus the clerks have no idea what to do when you present them with the phone.

I got sick of teaching the counter people their job of how to use cell phone payments system.
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RaceFan6
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Message Posted: May 27, 2013 9:03:18 PM

I use the ExxonMobil "Smart Card" (a credit card) which gives me a $.06 per gallon rebate,, which makes my net price very competitive with any of the lowball options out there.

And, if a particular ExxonMobil station also offers a discount for cash I also automatically receive the lower cash price when I use the "Smart Card," even though it's a credit card.
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Titanic1985
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Message Posted: May 27, 2013 8:20:00 PM

2) Credit Card
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Greenrancher
All-Star Author Indianapolis

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Message Posted: May 27, 2013 5:56:15 PM

I pay mostly with a Debit Card, but I'd be willing to use a phone if the security was good enough.
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BartandLisa
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Message Posted: May 27, 2013 5:11:16 PM

No cell phone payment
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blckwolf
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Message Posted: Apr 22, 2013 6:11:23 PM

3
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ace12012
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Message Posted: Apr 22, 2013 12:47:05 PM

this is coming whether we want it or not.
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giwan
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Message Posted: Apr 22, 2013 12:37:28 PM

Cash or credit, it depends.
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chuckl95453
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Message Posted: Apr 22, 2013 12:21:51 PM

no, credit with rebate.
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PatAZ
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Message Posted: Apr 22, 2013 12:08:02 PM

Debit
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Sneakers55
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Message Posted: Apr 22, 2013 11:54:08 AM

Rebate-paying credit card.
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olympusman2004
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Message Posted: Apr 22, 2013 12:44:36 AM

credit and no
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nichols
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Message Posted: Apr 21, 2013 10:02:34 AM

sure
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travelzonecente
Champion Author Riverside

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Message Posted: Mar 10, 2013 10:42:59 PM

Cards that have rewards attached to them are making a big push
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PaylessKY
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Message Posted: Mar 10, 2013 1:00:54 AM

Rewards credit card
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PatAZ
Champion Author Tucson

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Message Posted: Mar 9, 2013 7:54:02 AM

Debit or sometimes station credit card. No interest in using my phone to pay.
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d_clark
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Message Posted: Mar 8, 2013 7:11:11 PM

not a chance.
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BartandLisa
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Message Posted: Mar 8, 2013 4:58:04 PM

Not a chance
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AmynHH
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Message Posted: Mar 7, 2013 2:18:20 PM

No way!!!
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gas_phil
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Message Posted: Mar 7, 2013 2:14:53 PM

Any card or cash will do.
I've quit using the cellphone/app to pay at starbucks (sometimes it's difficult to scan the barcode).
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5p33df73ak
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Message Posted: Mar 7, 2013 1:25:06 PM

never heard of it
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rex0000
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Message Posted: Feb 25, 2013 3:33:16 PM

?
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travelzonecente
Champion Author Riverside

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Message Posted: Feb 25, 2013 12:07:11 PM

More people are saying cash
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paullypuiu
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Message Posted: Feb 24, 2013 9:06:02 PM

credit card
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travelzonecente
Champion Author Riverside

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Message Posted: Feb 24, 2013 9:04:44 PM

Smart phone coming soon to a pump near you
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Greenrancher
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Message Posted: Feb 22, 2013 10:42:41 AM

Credit card or debit card.
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valby
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Message Posted: Feb 22, 2013 10:19:24 AM

Credit card.
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RecklessFire
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Message Posted: Feb 22, 2013 10:12:35 AM

Card for the rewards. W00t.
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giwan
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Message Posted: Feb 22, 2013 10:07:58 AM

card
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CptSteve
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Message Posted: Feb 22, 2013 10:06:30 AM

No. Prefer credit card.
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hjl17
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Message Posted: Feb 22, 2013 8:37:56 AM

no
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cogas1
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Message Posted: Feb 22, 2013 6:27:07 AM

2
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cogas1
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Message Posted: Feb 22, 2013 6:27:05 AM

2
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MertieMan
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Message Posted: Feb 22, 2013 5:10:58 AM

I don't pay anything by cell phone nor do I use it for banking purposes. This is a good way to get hacked seriously.
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NickoliMB
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Message Posted: Feb 22, 2013 4:37:56 AM

Could well be like getting minutes but will always be alternatives.
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glambgirl
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Message Posted: Feb 22, 2013 3:25:01 AM

Credit card. Wouldn't pay by phone.
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W707
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Message Posted: Feb 22, 2013 2:38:04 AM

Credit card
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olympusman2004
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Message Posted: Feb 22, 2013 12:41:34 AM

NO!!!!! CREDIT
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CrackedLCD
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Message Posted: Feb 22, 2013 12:23:51 AM

Has anyone ever done the MurPay option at Murphy USA/Express stations? It's some sort of system where you use text messaging to turn on the pump, then it's charged to your phone bill I think.

Sounds like a lot of trouble, but I'm curious if anyone's even done it.
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PDN57
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2013 3:38:09 PM

DC for me
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bearscharger
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2013 3:03:12 PM

credit card
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gtngouged
Rookie Author Twin Cities

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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2013 12:50:36 PM

cash.mostly....debit if i have no choice
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BartandLisa
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2013 11:47:25 AM

I will never pay by phone. Too much implicit trust in wireless transactions.
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PatAZ
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2013 11:43:14 AM

Not something I'd do, we use debit or gas credit cards and pay them off.
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RecklessFire
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2013 11:39:40 AM

would not pay by cell phone
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