How gas prices affect your wallet and your behavior

The price of gas has doubled over the past three years, hovering around $3 a gallon nationally. Research was recently conducted to determine how increased gas prices have affected personal finance, as well as behavior at work. More than 300 employees across a wide range of occupations were surveyed in the study. Findings from the study indicated that most people have had to make drastic changes in the way they spend money. For example: (more…)