How to Road Trip with Kids in Tow

RelayRides blogger Amanda L. Grossman shares affordable options for making your next road trip with the kids a memorable one (in a good way). Have you decided that instead of watching National Lampoon’s Vacation for the umpteenth time, it’s time to actually take your own family on a road trip adventure? If you’ve got the kiddos in...
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How to Stay Financially Afloat During Your First Job

RelayRides blogger Amanda L. Grossman shares tips for how to stay financially afloat during your first job. You’ve scored your first job out of college. Bravo, you! Getting a job right out of college, and specifically in this economy, is something to celebrate. And while your first paycheck might feel like a huge amount of...
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5 Myths About Peer-to-Peer Car Sharing

Still on the fence about making money renting your car? RelayRides blogger Amanda L. Grossman dispels 5 myths about peer-to-peer car sharing. Unless you’ve been living out in the middle of nowhere like that Alaskan Bush family, then you know the sharing economy is blooming with all sorts of earning potential for each of us...
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Top Five US Summer Travel Destinations

RelayRides blogger Amanda L. Grossman shares the top 5 US travel destinations as well as suggested RelayRides vehicles to get you around affordably. I grew up on a family-run dairy farm. There was little money for extras, and time off for travel was a luxury. Each year I pined for Memorial Day because it marks...
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Checklist: Things to Do If You Lose Your Job

Losing your job is tough. So, we asked RelayRides blogger and personal finance expert, Eric Rosenberg, for advice on how to manage unemployment. There are few things more terrifying to Americans than the dreaded pink slip. While mass layoffs are not big in the news these days, they are never over. The Bureau of Labor...
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Cheaper Options in the Most Expensive Cities to Rent a Car

RelayRides blogger Amanda L. Grossman is a master of the art of frugal traveling, so we asked her to share how to avoid pricy rental cars this summer. Prices vary wildly depending upon where you are in the United States. For example, gas right now averages $3.42/gallon here in Houston, TX, but it is $3.89/gallon...
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Plan Your Canadian Adventure with RelayRides

Did you know that you could visit Canada with your RelayRides rental? Head North on a Canadian adventure with these ideas from Eric Rosenberg. Did you know you can rent an affordable car with RelayRides and drive it into Canada? And from some easy-to-get-to cities you can find the perfect car and start on a...
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7 Free Pit Stops for Your Next Family Road Trip

RelayRides blogger Amanda Grossman is an expert at finding affordable travel options, so we asked her to share some of her favorite free destinations. Take it from someone who used to tour chemical plants and food factories in their past job: touring factories is not only fun, but it’s highly educational. Not only do you...
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US Driving Tips for International Drivers

Visitors to the US often have to learn new driving laws, so blogger Eric Rosenberg has pulled together a brief list of tips for international drivers. The United States is an amazing vacation destination for travelers from all around the world. With 3.8 million square miles of territory split up among 50 states, you will...
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Don’t Go On Your Summer Road Trip Until You Read This Post

With summer just around the corner, RelayRides blogger Eric Rosenberg wants to share his road trip check list: don’t hit the road without reading it! School years are coming to an end and summer vacation is just around the corner. Summer is a wonderful time of the year, and it is a great time to...
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