Gas prices drop – what’s happening to the extra money in your wallet?

Posted Oct. 13, 2008, at 3:46 p.m.
Last modified March 20, 2011, at 3:25 a.m.

Prices at the pump are nearly where they were a year ago, dipping below the $3 threshold in parts of the state. What has the decrease meant to your budget? Are you catching up on bills, or spending the extra money on something more enjoyable, like dinner at arestaurant or a new item of clothing? What would you advise your friends and neighbors to do with their extra cash?