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Haul a cooler and snacks » If you have space, haul a cooler of cold drinks in your vehicle. You’ll pay less for drinks purchased before you leave home than on the road at convenience stores.

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Ditto for snacks. On our last road trip, I brought along a case of water, cold drinks, fresh fruit, sandwich fixings, homemade chocolate chip cookies and other baked treats.

Lesley Mitchell writes One Cheap Chick in blog form at blogs.sltrib.com/cheap. lesley@sltrib.com Twitter: @cheapchick Facebook.com/OneCheapChick

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