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Old 02-24-2011, 06:12 PM
Larson Lawn Care Larson Lawn Care is offline
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Gasoline at Sam's Club?

I thought about buying my gas at Sam's Club, but am a bit skeptical on the quality. Any experience, thoughts or information about it? I'm trying to find ways to save money this year and buying gas a bit cheaper will definitely help.
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Old 02-24-2011, 06:23 PM
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From my area, Wal-Mart sometimes is cheaper??????
The wal-mart superstore brings its fuel from a local supplier called Murphy's bulk. Sam's Club purchases and hauls fuel in from Exxon located in Memphis Tn. The difference in cost depends on weekly trends from 2-5 cents per gallon. Our only downfall is the local Sam's only sells 87 and 93 octane as well as Diesel. NO MID GRADE!!!!
As far as dependability goes, the wells are filled 3-4 times a day and we have never purchased bad or water filled fuels. We have had a Sam's business account for 10 years now.
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Old 02-24-2011, 06:47 PM
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i tried this for a while and sams wasnt cheap enough to make up for the inconvenince.
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Old 02-24-2011, 06:52 PM
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The inconvenience? My Sam's club is just up the road.
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Old 02-24-2011, 06:59 PM
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Sams gas

I just got back from Sam's. My wife and I just filled her Honda Odyssey up at the Sam's gas station. Gas prices have been crazy here today. We passed a Valero gas station and regular gas was aready $3.39. Sams has their gas at $3.12 a gallon. The news just said by the end of February we will be looking at $3.59 to $3.69 a gallon.
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Old 02-24-2011, 07:41 PM
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that is quite a bit less, I haven't compared their prices to other much but I am going to monitor it within the next month and most likely, I will fuel up there.
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Old 02-24-2011, 08:04 PM
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check this link out,,, center your area,, and start zooming in,,, the closer you get,, the more you start to see gas prices in your area.

http://www.gasbuddy.com/gb_gastemperaturemap.aspx

bottom right corner, you can change it to gas or diesel. you can also join, to post prices you see.
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Old 02-24-2011, 08:49 PM
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I thought about buying my gas at Sam's Club, but am a bit skeptical on the quality. Any experience, thoughts or information about it? I'm trying to find ways to save money this year and buying gas a bit cheaper will definitely help.
I have been buying BJ's gas for years now. Never had a problem with it. I have heard that these types of places buy " leftover" gas, excess gas from suppliers. I know that my store was out of gas for a long time a couple of years ago when gas got scarce. Seems to lend support to that.
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Old 02-24-2011, 09:12 PM
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Gas is gas don't believe the BP hype that it's better. It's all the same. Stay away from E 85 unless it's 55 cents less than regular or it's not worth it in regards to gas milage.
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Old 02-24-2011, 10:24 PM
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gasbuddy.com is awesome. I'll definitely be on there daily.
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