The MacDonalds Some say three times is a charm. For Jeff and Nicole MacDonald, the fourth time was a charm. After going through four moves in five years, it was only on the couple’s most recent relocation – a 2,000-mile trek from Austin to Bend, Ore., in May — did…Read more
by John Donegan The peak summer moving season is upon us! Every year, 40 million people in the US move their homes and belongings. As anyone who has moved a home or business can tell you, it’s rarely an easy or low-cost task. If you’re relocating this summer, a great…Read more
What do you think your potential customers trust more? a. Newspaper articles b. Online customer reviews c. Ads in a magazine d. Online banner ads If you chose b. online customer reviews then you made the right call. New Nielsen research says 70% of people trust online consumer opinions, second…Read more
uShip Carriers and Movers: The busiest time of year for relocation and transport is coming up fast! There’s no better time than now to do some spring cleaning on your uShip Profile.
With tax day 2011 looming, everyone’s looking for ways to maximize their return. There are a dizzying number of potential credits and deductions on Form 1040, but very few that are as awesome as this one.
Not everyone is filled with holiday cheer this season. In fact, uShip has recently become aware of online scammers who are anything but cheery. We want to alert everyone to this scheme to help prevent future scams.
The peak season of American commerce is upon us! Holiday cheer is all around us: shoppers are waiting in lines of 3000 people or more, mall parking lots are gridlocked, and sobbing, unattended children are roaming megamart aisles all over the country. The retail experience, after all, is the best…Read more
This Black Friday, if you’re going to camp out at some ungodly hour (or three days ahead of time) to buy Grandma a huge $200 Chinese flat-screen, chances are you’ll be calling in a solid from a family member, neighbor, or some other unfortunate soul with a pickup truck to…Read more
Preface: Conor has been speaking one-on-one with business shippers by phone, collecting valuable feedback from some of our best customers. Conor, Marketing Associate for uShip.com: Oftentimes, when you speak to business owners that ship items on a regular basis, they will tell you about their “guy.” What the customer is…Read more
uShip is one of the most original shipping concepts to come down the pike in many years. There are many providers that make their living entirely by matches they make on the uShip platform. They are succeeding not through luck, but by having a strategy that makes their bids more…Read more