oil prices

Greed reigns supreme over oil prices

It looks like gasoline will soon be $5 a gallon. If we’re lucky, they will nudge it back to $4.85 or so. This will give us that little feeling of relief and acceptance that they ...

Rising gas prices are hurting those on fixed incomes

As of yet, no one has convinced me that the obscene oil and gas prices are justified — especially since oil companies have had record-breaking profits for the past few years. Wh ...

Weak dollar is to blame for high cost of oil

Oil hit $143 a barrel this week.  There are many explanations for why it’s so high. Some reasons offered are: speculation by investors, lack of supply, lack of production capaci ...