LimePod: New Car Share Option

LimePod: New Car Share Option UPDATE: It looks like LimePod is shutting down operations at the end of 2019. Lime, the company behind the divisive scooters and bikes, has introduced a new product: LimePod.  LimePod is a new free floating car sharing option; a direct competitor to newly partnered Car2Go and ReachNow.  As of March, … Read more

Earn Alaska Airlines Miles with ReachNow

Earn Alaska Airlines Miles with ReachNow UPDATE: As of July, 2019, ReachNow has ceased operation.  RIP ReachNow Today ReachNow announced they are teaming up with Alaska Airlines to provide Mileage Plan members 50 or 100 Alaska miles per eligible ride.  This promotion is running through May 13, 2018, though I wouldn’t be surprised to see … Read more

Problems with ReachNow

Problems with ReachNow UPDATE: As of July, 2019, ReachNow has ceased operation.  RIP ReachNow I’ve been a ReachNow member since the day it launched.  The car share program started here in Seattle and has expanded to Portland and Brooklyn.  Owned by BMW Group, it is clear that a ton of money was poured in to … Read more

ReachNow vs Car2Go: Car Sharing Part 2

ReachNow vs Car2Go UPDATE: As of July, 2019, ReachNow has ceased operation.  RIP ReachNow One of my most popular blog posts has been my comparison of car share programs: Car2Go vs Zipcar.  So it seemed only appropriate to do a follow up post adding in the new kid in Seattle: BMW’s ReachNow.  ReachNow functions almost identically to … Read more