Cheapest Way to Ship Oversized Items

Does your online retail business involve shipping large packages to customers all over the country? If so, you’ve probably been trying to reduce the amount of money spent on delivery. It’s the cost of doing business, sure, but does the cost really need to be that high? What would be the cheapest way to ship Read more about Cheapest Way to Ship Oversized Items[…]

How do you move on a tight budget? Tips & Guide

Moving is tough, no one denies it. It sneaks up on you in stages, stealing your sleep and making you realise how much could go wrong. It’s perfectly natural to experience stress – especially financial stress. The question every mover asks themselves is how will my bank account look after this? If that’s a question Read more about How do you move on a tight budget? Tips & Guide[…]

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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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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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Cherisse’s pet transportation venture adds up to a growing opportunity

With her background in accountancy, including working for some major companies, Cherisse Lewis took some time to make sure that the numbers all added up before taking the plunge and starting work in pet transportation through Citizenshipper. But she also decided that, rather than go down the road of operating as a sole trader, she Read more about Cherisse’s pet transportation venture adds up to a growing opportunity[…]

How to Ship a Bicycle

Bicycles have long been a part of American life – they offer reliable transportation as well as a great way to work out and take in the local scenery. Recently, bicycles have become increasingly expensive and personalized, so many people want to have their bikes with them as part of a vacation or a move. Read more about How to Ship a Bicycle[…]

How to Ship Frozen Food

Need a frozen delicacy delivered but concerned it won’t stay ice-covered for the entire trip? Don’t despair. Suitable packaging and timing will help get your perishable frozen food to its destination before the thaw. Proper Packaging Appropriate packaging is the most important element of shipping frozen food. Every year, millions of pounds of frozen edibles Read more about How to Ship Frozen Food[…]

Choosing the Right Online Mover or Moving Company

Whether it’s across town or across the country, moving households is one of the biggest tasks you can undertake. Choosing an online mover to help you relocate from a house or apartment can not only save you money, but offer a personal touch not available through large conventional companies. The first step in selecting the Read more about Choosing the Right Online Mover or Moving Company[…]

When, And How Much, To Tip An Online Driver

By Ron Watson, Jr. You’ve planned your move to the finest detail, but something has come up at the last moment that requires assistance from your driver. Your mover has gone through extraordinary weather to get your load delivered as expected. Or you must get cargo to a destination quickly and on time, without fail. Read more about When, And How Much, To Tip An Online Driver[…]

How To Ship a Powerboat or Other Standard Sized Craft

How to Ship a Powerboat

By Ron Watson, Jr. Powerboats are among the largest, most valuable cargo that can be shipped over the road. If you’re looking at shipping a powerboat, it’s crucial to pick the right driver – especially their credentials, feedback and experience. Powerboat shipping also requires the right equipment as well as industry-grade block and tackle. Add Read more about How to Ship a Powerboat[…]