Published: Mar 07, 2012 4:52 PM EST

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - With gas prices on the rise, officials with Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention and Visitors Bureau are offering tourists a little financial help.
President Nicki Grossman says the agency will offer $25 gas cards to summer hotel guests who book a two-night stay at select hotels through its website or Facebook page.
The South Florida Sun Sentinel ( ) reports the agency is prepared to spend up to $100,000 for gas cards and another $100,000 to promote the offer.
Grossman told the newspaper that having guests in the hotel rooms is worth the price of the gas cards.
Information from: South Florida Sun Sentinel, http://www.sun

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