Americans are prepared to give up activities they love and go into credit card debt to continue driving. Why? There are plenty of better alternatives.
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Zipcar, the nation’s leading car sharing network, recently expanded its services to an ever-growing collection of colleges and universities.
Each family and lifestyle is different, but if you’d like to reduce your negative impact on the planet while becoming more self-sufficient, here are some resolution ideas to get you started.
Often considered to be the easiest way for people to embrace collaborative consumption, car sharing invites consumers to explore other sharing behaviors that can reduce environmental impact and encourage community growth.
Backed by a former Facebook VP, Wheelz boasts a streamlined, socially-networked user process that’s sure to attract the smartphone-wielding generation.
RelayRides only launches in regions that are home to an adequate number of members, ensuring that the service is viable and that owners successfully connect with borrowers. The new investments will cover RelayRides’ expansion throughout San Francisco and Boston proper.
Commerical car sharing services, like Zipcar or Phillycarshare, are perfect solutions for those living in urban areas, but what about those of us living in the suburbs or even rural areas?
Janelle Orsi shares four ways people are taking sharing to new levels, ranging from relatively simple applications of sharing to community-wide sharing initiatives — and beyond.