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High gas prices won't keep SoCal travelers off the road this July 4th
High gas prices won't keep SoCal travelers off the road this July 4th

Despite higher gas prices, Southern California travelers are expected to hit the road in big numbers this three-day holiday weekend. A forecast by the Auto Club of Southern California predicts that 2.88 million Southern Californians will travel for the Fourth of July weekend, a 1.5% increase over last year. The Auto Club attributes the increase to higher confidence among travelers in their finances and a greater willingness to add on credit card debt. The increase in Southern California travelers this year is slightly lower than the 1.9% increase that AAA predicted for July 4th vacationers nationwide. "With the holiday on Friday, travelers also have a greater number of options...

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