Taming the Gas Pump Shrew
Fueling the economy
It happens to us at least once a week, sometimes twice: The gas pump confrontation. We simultaneously pump fuel into the gas tank and siphon much needed fuel out of the economy.
Craig Johnson, CEO of Customer Growth Partners, puts the problem in perspective. As of March 26, 2012, gasoline was 70 cents over December levels. He figures that an increase of this magnitude “takes almost $10 billion per month [...]