Study: 4% Of Income Spent On Gasoline

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(Washington, D.C.) There is good reason to dread filling up your gas tank.

A new government study says the average American pumps about 4% of their income into their gas tanks.

That’s an average of $2,900 a year.

It’s the highest percentage in four years.