We Are Proud to Introduce RelayRides for Android

RelayRides’ Director of Engineering, Chris Eager, shares how RelayRides for Android is going to make the marketplace better than ever for Android users. Member Driven The team here at RelayRides prides itself on constantly making improvements to the marketplace based on your feedback. That is why we are proud to introduce our first-ever Android app,...
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Community Drives Peer-to-Peer Car Rentals

RelayRides blogger Eric Rosenberg shares how RelayRides is built on a strong, thriving community of active members who bring personality to car sharing. Community has been an important part of humanity as long as we have recorded history. Over the years, we have evolved from cave dwellers to civilization builders to the global community we live in...
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High Quality Car Photos Could Earn You 50% More

RelayRides Data Scientist Charles Durand shares the details on turning your car into even more cash. A great, high quality picture of your car can increase your earnings by up to 50%. If you are already a RelayRides member, and we hope you are, or are considering listing your car, you might not think twice...
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6 Occasions When You’ll Want to Rent a Car

RelayRides blogger Amanda L. Grossman explains when are the best times to rent a car from a peer-to-peer car rental marketplace. Most people stay out of car rental facilities as often as they can. Let’s face it, between the surprise fees and the less-than-transparent fine print, traditional car rental agencies can make you kind of nervous...
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How to Choose the Right Mechanic

RelayRides blogger Amanda L. Grossman shares strategies for how to find the right mechanic to work with. As a person who only purchases used cars, I understand the necessity of having a trustworthy and knowledgeable mechanic in your rolodex. Over the years, I’ve had mufflers and windshields replaced, head gaskets blow, weird grinding noises, a few leaks,...
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RelayRides Raises an Additional $10M in Series B Funding Bringing Total to $35M, Increases Owner Earnings and Cuts Rental Prices at SFO

RelayRides CEO, Andre Haddad, shares an important update on company financing as well as big plans to grow RelayRides’ airport business. Last month, we were excited to announce we had raised $25M in Series B funding from leading venture capital firms Canaan Partners, August Capital, Google Ventures and Shasta Ventures. We continue to be very...
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5 Financial Tips Every 20-Something Should Know

RelayRides blogger Amanda L. Grossman shows 20-somethings how to build a solid financial future with these 5 financial tips. Your 20s are quite the interesting decade in life. I can say that with the bit of distance and the self-analysis I’ve completed now that I’m approaching my 32nd birthday. It’s a hugely important time in finding out...
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Rental Options for Drivers Under 25

RelayRides blogger Amanda L. Grossman shares a member story that highlights why RelayRides is the perfect option for Millennials to rent a car. Have you ever tried to rent a vehicle from a traditional car rental agency when you were under 25? It’s not pretty. Going through this ordeal is something that both RelayRides’ renter Katherine Hayden...
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How to Save on Living in the City

RelayRides blogger Amanda L. Grossman is a pro when it comes to shaving living costs, even if you are living in a big city. Living in a city can be exciting. There are new restaurants to try, a huge pool of people to meet, and endless forms of entertainment you won’t likely find in smaller towns. However,...
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