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How to Ship Scuba Gear

For scuba divers, there’s no greater joy than exploring an underwater reef that’s been on their bucket list for years. There’s a lot less joy, however, when divers have to plunge into their pockets to pay rental fees for scuba gear they’re not familiar with and won’t be able to use like their own. A Read more about How to Ship Scuba Gear[…]

Small businesses finding alternatives to traditional freight shipping companies

If you own a small business, you try to save money at every turn. And if you own a small business that’s dependent on shipping goods to customers, you know that transportation costs eat into your bottom line. Traditional freight shipping corporations hold all the cards when it comes to dealing with small businesses. These Read more about Small businesses finding alternatives to traditional freight shipping companies[…]

How to transport your boat as summer season closes

As summer vacation season winds down, owners of small to midsize boats are preparing to pull their craft out of the water before the cooler weather sets in. Some owners are even looking to transport their boats for the season or because they’re being sold. Small racing sailboats, bay cruisers and party barges can be Read more about How to transport your boat as summer season closes[…]

How to transport large lawn equipment

Transporting large lawn equipment – whether it’s across town or across the state – is a job that requires planning and a helping hand. Lawn tractors and similar-sized lawn equipment often use sharp blades and are heavier than they seem, so you should be careful at all stages of the moving process. We’ll mention a Read more about How to transport large lawn equipment[…]

How to transport large RV trailers

Transporting a large recreational vehicle is a two-part process: first finding a driver to haul it for you, then getting the RV trailer ready for the road. Online shipping companies like Citizenshipper connect people who need large vehicles transported with independent drivers who can do the job, and usually cheaper than traditional shipping companies. The Read more about How to transport large RV trailers[…]

Escrow updates make payment easier for drivers and shippers

A new Escrow service will make it easier for CitizenShipper drivers and customers to finish their transactions once the shipment is complete. Beginning this month, shippers now have the ability to pay for the entire shipment with a credit card and drivers will begin receiving payment directly into their bank accounts. Drivers will also have Read more about Escrow updates make payment easier for drivers and shippers[…]

Friends, strangers worked to reunite man, dog separated during accident

By Ron Watson Jr. She’d helped reunite estranged pets with owners before, but when CitizenShipper Customer Service Manager Jennifer Buchanan learned of Tyler Keller and his puppy Addie’s plight, she knew the situation was unique. The pair were separated after a car accident in Colorado resulted in Tyler being transported to hospitals in Colorado and Read more about Friends, strangers worked to reunite man, dog separated during accident[…]

Paralyzed college student, Blue Heeler puppy reunite after car wreck, 1,200 mile separation

By Ron Watson, Jr. Tyler Keller is grateful to be alive. Headed to a college visit last March, he lost control of his car on wet pavement and plunged down a cliff in Douglas Pass, CO, resulting in a broken back, brain trauma, and a punctured lung. Waking up in a hospital ICU, he recognized Read more about Paralyzed college student, Blue Heeler puppy reunite after car wreck, 1,200 mile separation[…]

Client trust, emerging markets key to future of the sharing economy

By Ron Watson, Jr. As technology evolves and mainstream consumers embrace the values of the sharing economy, many analysts expect the idea to spread to new markets and avenues. But because the sharing economy relies almost exclusively on digital outfits (not brick-and-mortar locations) the average person’s willingness to trust the person at the other end Read more about Client trust, emerging markets key to future of the sharing economy[…]