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Cars Made in America: Better Check the Sticker First

Cars Made in America: Better Check the Sticker First

Recent reports suggest that the domestic car industry is on the road to recovery after suffering through one of the worst economic recessions in the last 75 years. According to The Wall Street Journal, both car and light truck sales have increased over the past two quarters in 2014. The…Read more

Reducing the Carbon Footprint of the Trucking Industry: What Lies Ahead?

Reducing the Carbon Footprint of the Trucking Industry: What Lies Ahead?

Most Americans know that semi trucks, while cumbersome on the road, are a necessary ingredient in the transportation industry. They’re the conduits that often transport a lot of what people consume every day, and without them, there would be a serious disconnect between manufacturers, distributors and wholesalers. Plus, long road…Read more

4 Unique eBay Entrepreneurs and the Items they Sold

4 Unique eBay Entrepreneurs and the Items they Sold

The auction-based e-commerce site eBay has transformed the way consumers have gone about their online purchases. Its robust marketplace and categories have exponentially grown in the past 16 years, but the general philosophy of creating a bidding war to sell an item has largely remained the same. During its time,…Read more

Ease the Stress of a PCS with These Helpful Tips

Ease the Stress of a PCS with These Helpful Tips

The following is the fourth post in our miniseries covering Primary Change of Station (PCS) moves by guest blogger Janet McIntosh, Army wife. Throughout this series I have been giving you great information and tips when conducting a DITY/PPM move, but I also wanted to give you some good general PCS…Read more

New Developments In Technology May Affect The Trucking Industry

New Developments In Technology May Affect The Trucking Industry

If you drive on a daily basis, you’re most likely not a stranger to the large 18-wheelers that often occupy our nation’s roads. Transportation service providers rely heavily on these big rigs to ship clients’ products from one location to the next, and without traditional freight shipping, consumers would be…Read more

Long-Distance Ride-Sharing: Uber Cool

Long-Distance Ride-Sharing: Uber Cool

My roommate has almost used up his 20 free Uber rides in Austin, Texas in less than 2 weeks. It seems ridiculous, but the ride-sharing, easy-access lifestyle is really convenient. I believe his words were, “I’m about that Uber lifestyle.” While he loves the ability to be transported on a…Read more

4 Tips to Keep Your Truck Running Smoothly

4 Tips to Keep Your Truck Running Smoothly

Developments in both online and offline buying platforms have had a direct correlation with increases in the shipping of products and services. As a result, transportation service providers now need to optimize their time in more effective and intelligent ways. Shipments to small and midsized businesses have been growing due…Read more

The Do’s and Don’ts of Buying Pets Online

The Do’s and Don’ts of Buying Pets Online

Pet ownership is a huge responsibility. Pet parents need to dedicate a large amount of time, energy and resources to ensure the well-being of their four-legged family member. Finding the right pet is a challenge in and of itself, and thanks in part to the Web, people can now search for…Read more

Top eBay Sellers Of All Time: What Did They Sell?

Top eBay Sellers Of All Time: What Did They Sell?

Internet users would be hard-pressed to find someone who isn’t familiar with the popular e-commerce website eBay. In fact, even most non-tech-savvy people are at least familiar with what the San Jose, California,-based online retailer does, which is why so many consumers have tried their luck in selling various items…Read more

Major Changes to DoD’s POV Shipping Program

Major Changes to DoD’s POV Shipping Program

Did you or your spouse just receive PCS orders for overseas? Are you planning on bringing your POV with you? If you answered yes to both of the above, it is important for you to know the changes that take effect for shipping your Personally Owned Vehicle (POV) overseas beginning…Read more