I’m so glad I recently found Money Talks News on the web. I’ve enjoyed Stacy Johnson’s TV spots for a long time.

And his “been there, done that, have the T-shirt” experience in personal finance reporting shines in pieces such as The Single Best Tip to Beat High Gas Prices, which he posted today in light of the latest gas price spike.

A snippet:

I’ve been watching, and participating in, this well-worn parade of stories for more than 20 years. But no more. Because while the advice offered is largely sound, it misses the point entirely. Here’s the point: When it comes to gas prices, if you can’t beat ‘em (you can’t), join ‘em (you can).

And he explains his “out of the box” thinking.

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