24/7 shipping » Courier Jobs · Updated February 23, 2024

5 Tips to Improve Your Shipping Business

Working as a professional carrier can be a solid business venture as the demand for quality transport services increases. In recent years, logistics have shifted. Now, much of the industry is dominated by marketplace-type providers. This flexible marketplace structure connects carriers directly to customers and offers them the possibility to set their own work hours

Most Affordable Moving Companies of 2024

24/7 shipping » Collaborative Consumption · Updated January 16, 2024

Most Affordable Moving Companies of 2024

Moving companies are usually an essential requirement for moving house. At their most basic they provide a form of transport to shift your belongings from one place to another, at their most rigorous they provide packing materials, assistance in loading all your belongings, insurance, and help setting up your new home. No matter how far

A woman conducting driver interviews with a cat as her co-pilot.

Courier Jobs » Driver Interviews · Updated February 23, 2024

Driver Interviews: Kristy K’s Success Story

In years past, we’ve published a number of driver interviews on this blog. As the community keeps growing, we’re looking to make this a more regular feature. We’d like each transporter to be able to share their first-hand experience, good or bad, with everyone involved. This month, we spoke with Kristy Kokolakis of Open Road

Courier Jobs » For Drivers · Updated February 23, 2024

How to Become a Professional Pet Transporter

So you’ve registered as a pet transporter on CitizenShipper, you say? Augmenting your income by driving around and petting dogs, what’s not to like? Congratulations – sounds like you’ve got it all worked out.

On-the-Road Lifestyle: The Things Every Driver Should Know

24/7 shipping » Cheap Shipping · Updated February 23, 2024

On-the-Road Lifestyle: The Things Every Driver Should Know

Every working stiff is familiar with the fantasy: You quit your job, cut all ties, get behind the wheel. You let go of your past and turn toward the open road to see what it has to offer. But come on, could you really do something so drastic? How would you go about that? Where

Courier Jobs » For Drivers · Updated January 16, 2024

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

Courier Jobs » For Customers · Updated January 16, 2024

How to Ship Vintage Audio Items

While digital music dominates popular culture, a growing number of people are returning to their analog roots, buying and selling vintage audio equipment like turntables, receivers and speakers that have unexpected values. For example, a mint condition Sansui 33000 receiver recently sold for $27,000 and a Mid-Century Modern JBL Home Stereo Console fetched $65,000 last

24/7 shipping » Courier Jobs · Updated January 16, 2024

How to Ship an Electric Guitar

Worried about shipping your 1961 Strat-o-Caster to a hipster across the United States?” Nonetheless, it’s time to time to let your baby go onto his next owner. Whether it’s a wife-madated gorge clean out, where “there’s just no room in her for that guitar!” the decision has been made. But wait – you’ve just discovered the

24/7 shipping » Courier Jobs · Updated January 16, 2024

How to Ship a Painting

Transporting a painting – like other fragile and valuable items – is a task that involves careful packaging and choosing the right carrier. And unless your painting has its own waterproof stainless steel case, it’s a good idea to steer clear of large shipping companies. Shipping fine art is a very specialized field – the

24/7 shipping » Appliances · Updated January 16, 2024

How to Ship a Television

So you’ve finally bought a television that is perfect for the big game or guilty pleasure Netflix marathons. Who knew the Golden Girls could seem so…lifelike? But now your company has transferred you halfway across the country and you can’t bear to entrust a $2,500 high-end television to a moving company, plus it’s too big