Is the Avis / ZipCar Acquisition Green?

On January 8, 2013, in Blog, by Neal Dikeman

I am selling my little Honda in California, since I moved to Texas two years ago, I left a car in San Francisco to drive when I’m here. So I’d been looking into getting car share.  Absolutely loving the concept, been trying to figure out if it is a better deal for me than renting […]

How P2P car sharing could impact Zipcar IPO

On November 9, 2010, in Blog, by Dallas Kachan

A $75 million IPO filing by Zipcar raises the question: Can car-sharing turn a profit? Especially in the face of new P2P car sharing startups?

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Car Sharing + Ride Sharing = Saves Thousands per Person

On April 20, 2010, in Blog, by John Addison

Ride sharing has long been a popular way to commute to work; people save money, have some company, and travel faster in high-occupancy lanes. At colleges, universities, and major events, people are using social networks to hook-up and ride together. More recently, sharing cars by the hour has allowed hundreds of thousands to free themselves […]

Car Sharing and Saving in a Tough Economy

On February 25, 2009, in Blog, by John Addison

By John Addison. American’s rise to tough challenges. This recession is hitting people hard. Transportation is 20 percent, or more, of many people’s expenses. American’s are finding smart ways to save. Public transportation use is at its highest in over 50 years. Commute program participation is breaking records. Americans drove 100 billion fewer miles in […]

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