5 Ways to Save at a Time of Higher Gas Prices and Rising Inflation

(StatePoint) With higher gas prices and rising inflation putting pressure on finances, drivers are looking for ways to save on the cost of car ownership. On average, it costs between $15,000- $24,000 to own a car over a five-year period, including fuel, maintenance, insurance, repairs, financing and state fees.

While some of those costs are beyond your control, here are five things you can do to lower the cost of car ownership: