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Road trip! Gas prices now expected to average well below $4 this summer
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The Energy Information Administration announced that after weeks of declining oil prices and sustained low demand, gas prices are expected to average $3.79 this summer. Lower gas prices mean more money in consumers' pockets — money they're likely to spend in other ways and boost the economy. More

North Dakota oil patch getting indoor RV park
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A Minnesota businessman has come up with a unique approach to help western North Dakota's booming oil patch — an indoor park for RVs. The park will have 10 buildings that will accommodate 240 RVs. Each ventilated building will be separated into eight bays. There will be drywall partitions to prevent fire from spreading. Each camper will have water and sewer hookups. The park also will have laundry facilities and a common gathering room. More


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Bank of the West Supports RV Dealers International Convention/Expo with Gold Sponsorship
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Bank of the West is a Gold Sponsor for the RV Dealers International Convention/Expo, Oct. 1-5, at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. The convention is sponsored by RVDA–The National RV Dealers Association, RVDA of Canada, and the RV Learning Center. "We thank Bank of the West for demonstrating its commitment to the Convention/Expo and supporting continuing education for RV dealers and their employees," said RVDA Convention/Expo Committee Chairman Peter Albano of American RV in Olive Branch, MS. More

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GE Capital, Commercial Distribution Finance a Gold Sponsor of the 2012 RV Dealers International Convention/Expo
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RVDA has announced that GE Capital, Commercial Distribution Finance, is a Gold Sponsor of the 2012 RV Dealers International Convention/Expo. Sponsors such as GE make it possible to offer a wide range of educational sessions at the convention, says RVDA Convention/Expo Committee Chairman Peter Albano: "GE has a long track record of standing behind its dealer business partners, and we thank them for their support." More

RV Assistance Corporation offers survey service to associate members
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The RV market can change quickly in these unsettled economic times. Now, there's a product available for RVDA associate members who need immediate access to RV dealers' opinions on product development, buying plans, or industry outlook. RV Assistance Corporation, a wholly-owned subsidiary of RVDA, now offers the RV Retailer Intelligence program, featuring custom-tailored surveys designed to gather the specific information that an associate member needs. More

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RV/MH Hall of Fame launches fundraiser
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The RV/MH Hall of Fame & Museum has launched a new fundraising campaign to lower its bank loan by $200,000. The goal is to raise $100,000 in voluntary contributions which will then be matched by a $100,000 challenge grant put up by the Boots Ingram family. "The Ingrams' generosity in making this challenge should inspire everyone to pitch in and help," says Darryl Searer, president of the RV/MH Heritage Foundation. Contributors have until Aug. 31 to make their gift by mail, in person at the Hall, by phone at 800-378-8694, or on the Hall's website, The foundation is a 501(c) nonprofit organization, so all gifts are tax-deductible. More

June 4 application deadine for RV Learning Center scholarship approaching
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The RV Learning Center is now accepting applications for a $2,500 scholarship for the 2012-13 academic year. The Learning Center has a colorful, downloadable poster with the eligibility requirements that dealers can post in their stores to let employees know about the opportunity. More

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