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Restaurants seeing benefits from low gas prices

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – Americans are saving money at the pump, but what are they doing with the extra cash they are saving?

Jane King was on Daybreak Tuesday morning with this story and other local and national business headlines.

Gas prices are cheap, so many are spending the extra money on going out to eat. In a survey people said they were putting the extra to debt, but credit receipts say otherwise. Even as gas spending fell 29 percent over the past year, credit card charges remained the same and data shows that restaurants benefited.

Watch King’s full report in the video above.