Go to an Amusement Park This Memorial Day Weekend

So, you’re not into the Great Outdoors, blogger Nicholas Pell has some suggestions for adventure this holiday weekend–his top amusement parks Summer is almost officially upon us and that means it’s time for a trip to the amusement park. However, if you don’t have a car, getting there and back can be a challenge, as...
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RelayRides Can (Literally) Get You Amped for Your Commute

RelayRides blogger Nick Pell introduces an owner who is literally amped (well his car is) about peer-to-peer car sharing and electric vehicles Tim Hebb is a 62-year-old entrepreneur living in the Koreatown area of Los Angeles. He’s currently starting a new business called eCourier that aims to be the first zero emissions courier service in...
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Great West Coast Summer Trips

We’re so excited about Memorial Day weekend and the beginning of summer that we asked blogger Brad Iger for more outdoor adventure ideas–you’re welcome For many of us on the West Coast, summertime is already making its presence felt by way of consecutive weeks of unbelievably great weather. As the mercury rises, so does the...
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Great Hikes (and Cars) for Memorial Day Weekend

RelayRides blogger Sydney Jarod shares some of his favorite hiking destinations just in time for the start of the summer fun–Memorial Day Weekend Between the end of ski season and the beginning of beach season is one of our favorite times of year: the beginning of hiking season. There’s no better way to escape your...
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Check Out the Spring Flowers with RelayRides

May flowers are here, and with Memorial Day around the corner, blogger Nicholas Pell has tips for checking out the spring blooms near you Spring is springing and flowers are in bloom. This makes it an ideal time to rent a car from the RelayRides marketplace and get yourself out of the city. Driving around...
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Suspending New Rentals in NY

Innovation, by its nature, does not always fit within existing structures. Although we’ve been careful to ensure the protections offered to our member community comply with legal frameworks around the country, we learned in conversations with the NY Department of Financial Services that it believes there is noncompliance with certain unique aspects of NY insurance...
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RelayRides Just Got New Wheelz

RelayRides CEO, Andre Haddad, has big news–RelayRides has gotten bigger with the acquisition of peer-to-peer car sharing marketplace Wheelz Today, we’re excited to announce the acquisition of Wheelz and the redoubling of our commitment to revolutionizing personal mobility by creating better transportation solutions for people everywhere. This deal combines the RelayRides teams’ expertise building a...
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5 Great Memorial Day Weekend Escapes

Memorial Day weekend is right around the corner–start planning your trip today! RelayRides blogger Nicholas Pell has some great suggestions It’s Memorial Day and that means the beginning of summer. It also means an extra long weekend. What better time to get out of the city and start enjoying the nation’s state and national parks...
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Places to Barbecue in Your City

Warm weather means it’s time to fire-up the grill, so we asked blogger Nick Pell to pick some great places to barbecue across the US Spring has sprung and summer is just around the corner. With Memorial Day being the official start of BBQ season, it’s time to start thinking of where you’re going to...
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5 Unconventional Ways to Plan for Your Retirement

Retirement planning is trickier due to a stagnant economy, so RelayRides blogger Brad Iger pulled together a few tips for securing your nest egg Like the old adage says, it’s never too early to start planning for your retirement. A quick search of the web will generate a torrent of information about the traditional and...
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