From purchasing a treadmill to saving on gas, tips to help

Thursday, March 20th 2008, 8:57 am
By: News 9

By Robin Marsh, NEWS 9

It's a new year and maybe you are shopping for some new exercise equipment. Consumer Reports is ranking the best when it comes to shopping for a treadmill. The best buy is the "Vision Fitness t9200 Simple". It will cost you about $1,300.

They also suggest the "Epic View 550" for $1,000, and the "ProForm Sport 1200" model will run you about $600.

We are in spring break right now, and many of you might be thinking about summer travel plans. Here's a couple of ways to save on gas:

1. Tune up your car before your trip; it will be more fuel efficient.
2. Stop high speed driving it eat up gas.
3. Travel light, a lighter car uses less fuel.
4. Keep your eyes open for the best deal at the pump along the way.

Those and other great trip savings ideas from

Next week, Ladies, the deal of the day is saving $40 when you go to buy your new running shoes.