Tighten the belt in 2011

Here's a tip on how to save money on gasoline:

Find cheaper gas: Compare gasoline prices at, and Of course, you don't want to drive far out of your way to save a few pennies. Savings will be lost traveling to a distant service station. will send you an email alerting you to the lowest-price gas on your commute.

Gas price information also is available via smartphone apps such as Gas Buddy and AAA's TripTik Mobile.