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Amplify Your Income Tax Refund: Deduct Moving Expenses

Amplify Your Income Tax Refund: Deduct Moving Expenses

April 14th is just around the corner! If you moved over the past year, you can save some money by adding a few additional lines to your tax return. The moving expenses deduction process is simple and will easily put a few dollars back into your pocket. If you used…Read more

CIO Magazine: 8 Tips to Increase IT Worker Retention [featuring uShip]

CIO Magazine: 8 Tips to Increase IT Worker Retention [featuring uShip]

Hiring new employees is one thing, but keeping them on board is another.  CIO Magazine recently interviewed uShip CEO Matt Chasen about what the company is doing to increase worker retention. Given the technical nature of CIO, the article tends to focus on IT and developers, but the tips shared…Read more

Heads Up! Faulty GPS Directions Causing Trucks to Hit Overpasses

Heads Up! Faulty GPS Directions Causing Trucks to Hit Overpasses

As experienced truck drivers know, when planning your route, knowing what lies ahead is critical — especially overpass heights.  One miscalculation can make for a very bad day. But if you think you can count on your GPS device 100% of the time, you may want to consider this article…Read more

The Road to Green Transport: How uShip is Taking Action on Climate Change

The Road to Green Transport: How uShip is Taking Action on Climate Change

Since 2004, uShip has worked to make shipping both more affordable and efficient. We’re proud to offer an inherently green transport solution that matches customers’ shipments with empty space in trucks (and vans, lorries, etc.) all over the world. uShip is committed to making a positive impact on the environment—…Read more

Five Unexpected Ways to Save on uShip

Five Unexpected Ways to Save on uShip

You already know that uShip is a great place to find transporters for a car, house, or boat. But did you know we have thousands of movers specializing in everything from shipping antiques and artwork to heavy equipment and horses? As the largest online shipping marketplace, we can help you to move almost anything. …Read more

5 Ways to Improve your Company Profile

5 Ways to Improve your Company Profile

When working with customers online, you lose some of the familiarity of personal interaction. Although we haven’t managed to digitize looking a customer in the eyes, giving them a firm handshake and a warm smile, there are still ways to make a great first impression to customers on the Internet. Although some shippers may…Read more

Top Five uShip Tools Service Providers Need to Know

Top Five uShip Tools Service Providers Need to Know

Transporters are busy people with many places to go, people to see and things to do.  In all your busy-ness, we thought it would be helpful to pull together a list of some of uShip’s coolest tools that you may not have discovered on the site – and how these can save you…Read more

Tips for Planning a Garage Sale

Tips for Planning a Garage Sale

Today in the Summer Moving Series we’ll attack another crucial part of summer moving: planning a garage sale.  If you’ve started the packing and sorting process, you’ve surely realized you have a lot of stuff you no longer want or need. Moving gives you a great opportunity to gather it…Read more

Ten Tips for Setting up a Great Service Provider Profile

Ten Tips for Setting up a Great Service Provider Profile

In an effort to help our Service Providers give the best service possible, we compiled a list of our top 10 tips for setting up a great Service Provider profile on uShip.com. 1. Fill out your profile completely! The first tip toward setting up a great TSP profile is to fill it out completely….Read more

Tax Season for Truckers

Tax Season for Truckers

With March’s midpoint come and gone, tax season has officially reached crunch time; let the madness begin. For many Americans, doing taxes is as simple as copying numbers from a W-2 to a 1040 and waiting for a check. However, for the rest of the country this time of year…Read more