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The Drivers’ Viewpoint: Top Ten Motels in the United States

For a good long while, it seemed like the era of the American motel was at an end. The chain hotel business model had kicked them to the proverbial curb, offering accommodation at almost every corner – affordable, functional, and generic. Many moteliers went out of business as soon as their quirky roadside shack lost Read more about The Drivers’ Viewpoint: Top Ten Motels in the United States[…]

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Pet Transportation: When Is It OK to Sedate Your Pet?

In pet transportation, we deal with considerate, responsible clients. They care for their animals and want to make sure they’re treated right. Some of their most common questions have to do with sedation and shipping. How safe is it to medicate a kitty before putting her in a crate? Can a sedated dog’s breathing be Read more about Pet Transportation: When Is It OK to Sedate Your Pet?[…]

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How Stacked Shipments Helped Me Earn a Bit More

While the CitizenShipper platform does a great job connecting drivers to clients, it’s not very beginner-friendly. When I was just starting out, I couldn’t figure out how people made any money this way! I was bidding on all sorts of routes in my area, both the busy ones and those less so. Yet somehow, I Read more about How Stacked Shipments Helped Me Earn a Bit More[…]

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On-the-Road Lifestyle: How to Relax After a Long Trip

Another long route successfully completed, you’re finally heading home. The stress starts to drain away as you daydream about a warm bath followed by long, restful sleep. But for some reason, you’re still jumpy, still on high alert. Thoughts about scheduling the next drive are crossing your mind already. Why on earth won’t you let Read more about On-the-Road Lifestyle: How to Relax After a Long Trip[…]

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Cat Shipping: What to Look for in a Driver

Transporting a cat across the country can sometimes feel like… well, like herding cats. Those who’ve faced difficulty driving their feline friends around often choose to rely on cat shipping services instead. But that presents a whole new problem: how do you choose the right kind of person for the job? What assurances can a Read more about Cat Shipping: What to Look for in a Driver[…]

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Transportation Service Tips: How to Choose a Driver

It seems like online marketplaces and auction sites offering transportation service are a dime a dozen these days. Each comes with its own quirks, and each set of rules takes some getting used to. If you’ve ever posted a shipment along one of CitizenShipper’s more popular routes, you might’ve felt overwhelmed by the number of Read more about Transportation Service Tips: How to Choose a Driver[…]

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Driver Lifestyle Tips: First Time Driving a Long Route

After scheduling your first ever long-distance drive, you might feel a little intimidated. I’ve never done this before, you tell yourself. Do I really know what I’m getting myself into? Well, set those doubts aside! With a little preparation, you’ll make the trip an unforgettable experience – in the best sense possible. And once you Read more about Driver Lifestyle Tips: First Time Driving a Long Route[…]

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Boat Shipping: Tips and Tricks on Transporting Boats

There are almost 12 million recreational watercrafts registered in the USA, and about 4 million boat owners go sailing at least once per year. If you’re among those happy few, odds are you’ve faced issues pertaining to boat shipping already. To keep the costs of transport down, you can always use a bidding company such Read more about Boat Shipping: Tips and Tricks on Transporting Boats[…]

Tips and tricks on vehicle shipping

Vehicle Shipping: Three Things You Need to Know

There could be a dozen different reasons why you need your vehicle transported by someone else. Maybe you’re flying to a different state and want your car to be there waiting when you land? Maybe you’ve sold your motorcycle online and need to have it delivered? Whatever your reasons, shipping a vehicle long distance is Read more about Vehicle Shipping: Three Things You Need to Know[…]