Fuel Prices off to Robust Start in 2017

Fuel index chart through December

Fuel prices are starting 2017 at the highest levels since New Year’s Day 2014 thanks to a rally in oil prices in December fueled by OPEC and non-OPEC production cuts that are to take hold this month. Retail gasoline prices started January 1, 2017 at $2.3359 per gallon representing a 33 cents increase from the… Read more »

Chevron Signs Agreement with WEX

Chevron and WEX logos

WEX Inc. is proud to announce that we have signed a long-term agreement with Chevron Products Company, a division of Chevron U.S.A. Inc., to issue and operate Chevron- and Texaco- branded commercial fleet cards beginning in January 2018. Through this agreement, WEX will manage fleet card distribution and provide related payment services to Chevron and… Read more »

Test Your Trucker Pop Culture Knowledge

large truck driving with sunset

The trucking profession has been featured in several TV shows, movies and songs through the years. From the feature film Smokey & the Bandit to the hit TV series B.J. and the Bear, truck drivers have gone on wild adventures, made new friends and traveled long distances to chase their dreams.

November WEX Fuel Index

Gasoline prices were down slightly at the end of November over the previous month, but OPEC’s decision to curb production next year is already starting an upward trajectory in December as markets react. Starting on January 1st, 2017, OPEC plans to cut oil production by 1.2 million barrels per day. This cut is expected to… Read more »

The Sweet Connection Between Kids and Their Trash Collectors

Trash collectors on street

For adults, dragging the trash cans out to the curb is one more household chore they need to remember each week. But a lot of kids look forward to trash day and that moment when the amazing garbage-eating truck stops in front of the house. The driver and collectors become their friends, or even their… Read more »