Category: GasBuddy.com analysis

Jun 20 2009

Citgo part 2: I talk to the girl behind the counter

And she may very well be one of the owners…

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Jun 19 2009

Weeks later, this Citgo sign still doesn’t match the pump price

A lazy worker might account for a day or two. But weeks? Come on. How can the owner of a national fran­chise over­look some­thing this obvious for so long?

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Dec 17 2008

Gas jumps +12¢ outside Shaw AFB, SC

Three gas stations outside Shaw AFB, SC did some weird pricing shenanigans this weekend…

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Dec 08 2008

Diesel still waaaay above regular at some stations

Believe it — one station sells diesel at more than double the price for a gallon of regular…

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Nov 27 2008

After-the-fact price stability proves earlier gouging

The long-term stability of their price clashes with the fluctuating prices at popular diesel spots…

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Sep 17 2008

Empty tanks? Let’s lower our price!

Remember the BP station that ran dry? They lowered prices by 8¢. You can’t buy gas, but at least it’s on sale…

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Sep 16 2008

Texas hurricane triggers (more) gouging in South Carolina

Gas rationing? Price gouging? Cash only? Just your typical day in Sumter, SC…

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Sep 05 2008

Local stations gouge a bit more

Gas stations outside Shaw AFB increase their prices just in time for the big air show…

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Sep 03 2008

Gas went up; diesel went down

Local stations continue to gouge for gasoline even as one Shell station lowers its price for diesel…

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Aug 29 2008

Price gouging in full effect

The rest of the gas stations around Shaw AFB, SC have joined in the fun, each playfully electing to gouge +5¢ to +11¢ for gasoline. Diesel still appears stable at this point — but who knows what it’ll go for if/when Hurricane Gustav reaches U.S. soil?

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