MSN Gas Prices: Getting the Most Out of the Site

If you're looking for help saving money at the pump, MSN Gas Prices is a handy, no-nonsense resource. The service is actually a tool on the MSN Autos section of the MSN website.

When you first log on, you'll be prompted to enter your city and state for better results. Your next step will be to zoom in on the map to find the best gas prices in your immediate area.

MSN Gas Prices

Click the "zoom in" button a few times, and you'll see the gas stations starting to appear on the map:

MSN Gas Prices

Also, to the left, you'll see the names of the gas stations, sorted by lowest gas price:

MSN Gas Prices

Using this information, you'll be able to see exactly how far you'll have to drive to get the lowest gas prices. You'll be able to balance the time you'll have to spend driving against the pennies per gallon you'll save at the pump.

Just below, MSN provides information on how it gathers its gas price information, and where its coverage areas lie.

Keep scrolling down. You'll find a handy calculator that lets you figure out how much you'll have to spend on fuel on your next road trip:

MSN Gas Prices

And your results:

MSN Gas Prices

Just for kicks, be sure to take a look at the highest, lowest, and average gas prices in the U.S.:

MSN Gas Prices

Glad you don't live in Death Valley? So are we.

Take a look at the MSN Gas Prices tool today. And then bookmark the site so you can keep hunting for the lowest gas prices.


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