How Peer-to-Peer Car Sharing Impacts the Environment

Peer-to-peer car sharing has lots of great benefits. It saves you money. It’s easy and convenient. It helps you cover the expenses of the car you already own. One benefit we don’t always talk about is how great P2P car sharing is for the environment. More Cars Than Drivers in the US There are 254M registered passenger...
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The Biggest Mistake That Car Owners Make

RelayRides blogger Amanda L. Grossman sheds light on the biggest mistake that car owners make that is costing them money every month.                           The role that cars play in our lives has changed dramatically since the 1950s. For starters, Americans are commuting today more than they ever used to. Cars have become almost a second home to...
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5 Simple Steps to Save $500 Every Month

Looking to increase your savings? RelayRides blogger and personal finance expert, Eric Rosenberg, shares some simple tips to save $500 each month. When you sit down to look at your budget, it is easy to get glassy eyed staring at the numbers. It is tough to think of ways to change your personal finances to save an...
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Why Are You Not Making Money from Your Car?

RelayRides blogger Amanda L. Grossman answers your nagging questions so that you can finally take the plunge and start earning income off of your idle asset. Remember when your mother taught you that it’s nice to share with others? Boy, if only she’d told you how lucrative it could be as well, you probably would have started...
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How One Woman Ditched Owning a Vehicle for 17 Years

RelayRides blogger Amanda L. Grossman shares how to live a vehicle-free life through the story of one woman who lived car-free for 17 years. I grew up in the middle of nowhere on a dairy farm located several miles from the heart of Amish country. The nearest movie theater was 25 minutes away, the nearest...
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Make Money—The Difference Between Active and Passive Income

RelayRides blogger Grayson Bell discussed the difference between passive and active income and explains what type of income the Sharing Economy generates for people. There is always a desire to make more money. Most people will strive to earn more through their careers in order to better their financial situations. Once one pins down that...
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Five Reasons RelayRides Is Right for You

RelayRides blogger Nicholas Pell has pulled together a list on why you need to stop stalling and join RelayRides immediately. While tens-of-thousands are currently enjoying the benefits of the RelayRides marketplace, there are still many who are still on the fence about joining. For these folks, we pulled together some compelling evidence to join RelayRides...
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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 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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Making Money from the Sharing Economy

We had so much fun with our fellow sharing economy companies at SXSW, that Sydney Jarod decided to given an overview of this dynamic economic movement There’s a lot of talk online about collaborative consumption and the sharing economy, so let’s discuss these concepts and why companies like RelayRides, Airbnb, TaskRabbit and Lyft are changing...
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