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Say goodbye to cheaper gas prices




Customers gas up their car at a Costco store in Burbank.
Customers gas up their car at a Costco store in Burbank.
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It's the end of the road for cheap gas prices.

For months, drivers throughout the country couldn't contain their joy when they were filling up.

Car-obsessed Southern Californians were probably the most ecstatic. Really, many of us hadn't seen prices so low in years!

But it had to end sometime. Allison Mac, L.A.-based analyst for the site GasBuddy.com, explains why.