For those who earn less than $35,000 … this ($3 gas prices and higher) is just the beginning of the end and there are a LOT of families out there with $35,000. Or less. With $800 rent and now $200 for gas … where will these people go? How will they manage? How many make just $1000 a month? What about food, utilities, health care, and all the rest … Just in February of this year, we were paying $2.09 for gas. That is a $1 a gallon raise in 3 months. Between the rising gas and housing, this is insane — Cis/From A Simple Mind.
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Question: Have higher gas prices affected you yet?