Subscribe

Six ways fleet operators save on gas (and you can, too)

While you may long for $2 gas, the truth is that higher prices – in the $3 to $4 a gallon range – are the new normal. Here are six money-saving tips, used by fleet operators, to save money on fuel:

2. Leverage loyalty programs

  • close
    In this 2011 photo, customers pump gasoline at a Costco gas station, in Winter Park, Fla. Warehouse club and other loyalty programs can save you up to 30 cents a gallon.
    View Caption
  • About video ads
    View Caption
of

Consumers can take advantage of loyalty programs to earn points for up to 30 cents off per gallon at select gas stations. Sometimes this means joining a discount or warehouse club, so make sure the savings are worth the membership fee. Certain credit cards also offer cash back or points worth up to 3 percent or more of your gasoline purchase.

2 of 6

 
 
Make a Difference
Inspired? Here are some ways to make a difference on this issue.
FREE Newsletters
Get the Monitor stories you care about delivered to your inbox.
 

Loading...

Loading...

Loading...

Save for later

Save
Cancel

Saved ( of items)

This item has been saved to read later from any device.
Access saved items through your user name at the top of the page.

View Saved Items

OK

Failed to save

You reached the limit of 20 saved items.
Please visit following link to manage you saved items.

View Saved Items

OK

Failed to save

You have already saved this item.

View Saved Items

OK