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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
2Tall
Champion Author Maryland

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Message Posted: Jun 2, 2013 2:31:52 PM

2
bighatch65
Champion Author Newfoundland

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

maybe
JOB_Dave
Sophomore Author San Francisco

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

credit card
jcpatriots
Champion Author Massachusetts

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Message Posted: May 27, 2013 11:14:21 PM

Credit card.
CptSteve
Champion Author Illinois

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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!
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.
RaceFan6
Sophomore Author Fort Worth

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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.
Titanic1985
Champion Author South Carolina

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Message Posted: May 27, 2013 8:20:00 PM

2) Credit Card
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.
BartandLisa
Champion Author Newfoundland

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Message Posted: May 27, 2013 5:11:16 PM

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

3
ace12012
Champion Author Phoenix

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

this is coming whether we want it or not.
giwan
Champion Author Michigan

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Message Posted: Apr 22, 2013 12:37:28 PM

Cash or credit, it depends.
chuckl95453
Champion Author California

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Message Posted: Apr 22, 2013 12:21:51 PM

no, credit with rebate.
PatAZ
Champion Author Tucson

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Message Posted: Apr 22, 2013 12:08:02 PM

Debit
Sneakers55
Champion Author Houston

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

Rebate-paying credit card.
olympusman2004
Champion Author Washington DC

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Message Posted: Apr 22, 2013 12:44:36 AM

credit and no
nichols
Champion Author Halifax

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Message Posted: Apr 21, 2013 10:02:34 AM

sure
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
PaylessKY
Champion Author Kentucky

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Message Posted: Mar 10, 2013 1:00:54 AM

Rewards credit card
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.
d_clark
Champion Author Grand Rapids

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Message Posted: Mar 8, 2013 7:11:11 PM

not a chance.
BartandLisa
Champion Author Newfoundland

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Message Posted: Mar 8, 2013 4:58:04 PM

Not a chance
AmynHH
Champion Author Houston

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Message Posted: Mar 7, 2013 2:18:20 PM

No way!!!
gas_phil
Champion Author Sacramento

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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).
5p33df73ak
Sophomore Author Gary

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Message Posted: Mar 7, 2013 1:25:06 PM

never heard of it
rex0000
Sophomore Author Indianapolis

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Message Posted: Feb 25, 2013 3:33:16 PM

?
travelzonecente
Champion Author Riverside

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

More people are saying cash
paullypuiu
Veteran Author Georgia

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Message Posted: Feb 24, 2013 9:06:02 PM

credit card
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
Greenrancher
All-Star Author Indianapolis

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Message Posted: Feb 22, 2013 10:42:41 AM

Credit card or debit card.
valby
Champion Author Massachusetts

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Message Posted: Feb 22, 2013 10:19:24 AM

Credit card.
RecklessFire
Sophomore Author Dallas

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Message Posted: Feb 22, 2013 10:12:35 AM

Card for the rewards. W00t.
giwan
Champion Author Michigan

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Message Posted: Feb 22, 2013 10:07:58 AM

card
CptSteve
Champion Author Illinois

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

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

no
cogas1
Champion Author Colorado

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Message Posted: Feb 22, 2013 6:27:07 AM

2
cogas1
Champion Author Colorado

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

2
MertieMan
Champion Author Lexington

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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.
NickoliMB
Champion Author Manitoba

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Message Posted: Feb 22, 2013 4:37:56 AM

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

Credit card. Wouldn't pay by phone.
W707
Champion Author Pennsylvania

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Message Posted: Feb 22, 2013 2:38:04 AM

Credit card
olympusman2004
Champion Author Washington DC

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Message Posted: Feb 22, 2013 12:41:34 AM

NO!!!!! CREDIT
CrackedLCD
Champion Author Alabama

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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.
PDN57
Champion Author San Bernardino

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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2013 3:38:09 PM

DC for me
bearscharger
Champion Author Cleveland

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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2013 3:03:12 PM

credit card
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
BartandLisa
Champion Author Newfoundland

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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.
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.
RecklessFire
Sophomore Author Dallas

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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2013 11:39:40 AM

would not pay by cell phone
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