How to Ship Scuba Gear

For scuba divers, there’s no greater joy than exploring an underwater reef that’s been on their bucket list for years. There’s a lot less joy, however, when divers have to plunge into their pockets...

Posted on: 17 August 2015 | 9:38 am

Small businesses finding alternatives to traditional freight shipping companies

If you own a small business, you try to save money at every turn. And if you own a small business that’s dependent on shipping goods to customers, you know that transportation costs eat...

Posted on: 15 August 2015 | 1:49 pm

How to transport your boat as summer season closes

As summer vacation season winds down, owners of small to midsize boats are preparing to pull their craft out of the water before the cooler weather sets in. Some owners are even looking to...

Posted on: 13 August 2015 | 8:16 pm

How to transport large lawn equipment

Transporting large lawn equipment – whether it’s across town or across the state – is a job that requires planning and a helping hand. Lawn tractors and similar-sized lawn equipment often use sharp blades...

Posted on: 14 July 2015 | 1:12 pm

How to transport large RV trailers

Transporting a large recreational vehicle is a two-part process: first finding a driver to haul it for you, then getting the RV trailer ready for the road. Online shipping companies like Citizenshipper connect people...

Posted on: 5 July 2015 | 10:22 am

Escrow updates make payment easier for drivers and shippers

A new Escrow service will make it easier for CitizenShipper drivers and customers to finish their transactions once the shipment is complete. Beginning this month, shippers now have the ability to pay for the...

Posted on: 2 July 2015 | 1:29 pm

Friends, strangers worked to reunite man, dog separated during accident

By Ron Watson Jr. She’d helped reunite estranged pets with owners before, but when CitizenShipper Customer Service Manager Jennifer Buchanan learned of Tyler Keller and his puppy Addie’s plight, she knew the situation was...

Posted on: 2 July 2015 | 9:18 am

Paralyzed college student, Blue Heeler puppy reunite after car wreck, 1,200 mile separation

By Ron Watson, Jr. Tyler Keller is grateful to be alive. Headed to a college visit last March, he lost control of his car on wet pavement and plunged down a cliff in Douglas...

Posted on: 22 June 2015 | 1:02 pm

Client trust, emerging markets key to future of the sharing economy

By Ron Watson, Jr. As technology evolves and mainstream consumers embrace the values of the sharing economy, many analysts expect the idea to spread to new markets and avenues. But because the sharing economy...

Posted on: 10 June 2015 | 3:20 pm

As the Sharing Economy Grows, Established Businesses Balk

By Ron Watson, Jr. On any given night, up to 40,000 people acquire private rooms in 30,000 cities across 192 countries through Airbnb, a digital service that connects those looking for affordable lodging with...

Posted on: 8 June 2015 | 4:23 pm