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Gas prices are on the rise nationwide. Some links that will help you find out why, as well as where to get the best prices in your area:

-- On, you can enter your address and choose which grade of gasoline you need. A map appears, pinpointing the locations with icons.

-- AAA's Fuel Finder lets you find your area's average prices, as well as the average prices in the previous week, month, six months and year.

-- Delve into oil trends and futures at

-- says popular apps for your iPhone or Android include Cheap Gas, Fuel Finder, iGasUp and, of course, GasBuddy –– "one of the most popular," says the article.