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CONSUMER ALERT: Fill 'er Up! States With The Cheapest Gas

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MSNBC.COM - Fiscal woes in Europe and sluggish job growth in the United States have put downward pressures on oil prices. As a result, gasoline prices declined in all but two states over the past month, dropping 7.1 percent across the country. In many of these, gas prices are on the verge of falling below $3.00 per gallon.

Despite the overall decline, the range between gas prices among states is still wide. 24/7 Wall St. examined AAA's Daily Fuel Gauge Report to determine the 10 states whose residents pay the least at the pump. We found that the most decisive factor in determining gas prices is location. Most of the states with low gas prices are located on or near the Gulf of Mexico. They also have among the lowest gas taxes in the country. click here to read more

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