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

Zipcar Commuter Plan for $199 a Month

Zipcar Commuter Plan

Introducing the Zipcar Commuter Plan UPDATE: ZIPCAR has discontinued their Commute Plan.  This is no longer available. Zipcar, the car sharing company, is introducing a new monthly subscription that gives members exclusive use of a car during the work week.  Known as the Zipcar Commuter Plan, for $199/month plus $0.45/mile gets you a personal Zipcar … Read more

Zipcar or ReachNow to Seatac Airport

Zipcar or ReachNow to Seatac Airport UPDATE: As of July, 2019, ReachNow has ceased operation.  RIP ReachNow.  However, you can still rent Car2Go from Seatac. In the recent months, two car share programs have expanded in Seattle to allow one way trips to and from Seatac International Airport.  Which one should you take?  Zipcar or … Read more