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Do you have the right protection for damage accidentally caused to others?

September 10, 2018

Our partner Intact Insurance helps us to understand all issues related to auto insurance.


5 regions to enjoy fall foliage

October 3, 2018

Fall doesn't only bring sweater weather but also a magnificent coloration of trees in certain regions. Have a look at our list of locations to admire this sight. 

 


Discover the new referral program: Give $8, Win $8

September 13, 2018

With the new referral program, you can promote Ridesharing.com to your friends by giving them a credit of $8 and get the same value in return!


Craigslist rideshare, Facebook group & Kijiji rideshare vs the benefits of Ridesharing.com

August 29, 2018

Online platforms and applications to find a cheap lift are numerous, but the efficiency of these tools and especially the safety that result from it isn’t the best. In this blog post we will demonstrate why Ridesharing is the first choice to find long distance rideshare in Canada & the United States.


Find alternatives to Greyhound ending its bus routes in British Columbia, Alberta, Manitoba and Saskatchewan

July 10, 2018

Greyhound has announced that it will no longer provide service in western Canada. Users of this service will now have to find another alternative.


You are a member of Blablacar in Europe? Sign up on Ridesharing.com in Canada and the USA

June 14, 2018

European travelers are used to the joys of ridesharing for long distance trips. On the other side of the ocean, Ridesharing.com is in a way the Blablacar of Canada & USA.


Allo-Stop is closed, use Ridesharing.com today!

June 7, 2018

You are a former member of Allo-Stop Quebec or Allo-Stop Montreal and looking for an alternative now that the service has shut down? Use now Ridesharing.com for your long distance rideshare in Quebec, Canada & United States.


Former members of Allo-Stop, discover Ridesharing.com

June 8, 2018

Allo-Stop ridesharing service paved the way for ridesharing in Canada more than 30 years ago. Now that this service is closed, former members of Allo-Stop and newcomers to ridesharing can discover Ridesharing.com for a reliable, simple and safe solution.


How to travel to Charlevoix G7 Summit

June 4, 2018

Do you plan to travel in the Charlevoix, Saguenay or Quebec City area or during the Charlevoix G7 Summit?

Here is some information for our members who plan to share a ride in this region during June 7 - 8, 2018.


Get involved with these 5 easy actions to take for Earth Day

April 20, 2018

As part of Earth Day on April 22, we are suggesting you to adopt simple actions to reduce your footprint on the planet.


5 destinations to celebrate Easter

March 22, 2018

Easter is knocking at the door and you are still short of a good plan to celebrate the holiday? Ridesharing.com has got you covered with those 5 great ideas!


New feature to post a ride on multiple dates

March 6, 2018

At Ridesharing.com, we are constantly working to improve the ridesharing platform by taking into account the many comments and suggestions left by our members. That's exactly why we've integrated this new feature.


How to reduce your driving cost?

January 15, 2018

We're always looking for ways to save money on our daily expenses, but did you know that transportation is probably the easiest budget item to make those savings.


How employers can influence commuting habit of their workforce

January 31, 2018

While most of the Canadian employers are still providing free parking spaces to accommodate their solo driving employees, a rising number of organizations have realized the importance of implementing sustainable commuting programs to influence their employees’ habits. Employers can play an important role to help employees shift their transportation behaviour from relying on driving alone to alternative modes of locomotion such as carpooling, public transit system, walking and cycling.


10 activities to take advantage of the snow in winter

December 15, 2017

While snow is covering northern regions of North America, you can either run away from it or embrace the cold season! Here is our list of 10 activities to take advantage of the snow during winter.


5 Christmas markets to visit this December

December 1, 2017

December has arrived and with it, the Christmas fever: Christmas carols, Christmas cookies, Christmas, Christmas, Christmas! The best way to get into the mood is to visit a proper Christmas market. There is no more need to cross the ocean in order to get an authentic experience since the tradition has reached our side of the pond since long. Here is your guide to the best Christmas markets to visit this December.


5 of the best haunted halloween locations

October 27, 2017

Looking for real thrills on Halloween? We got you covered with this list of great haunted locations!


What is the Guarantee Ridesharing.com?

October 18, 2017

The decision to add bookings and online payment for long distance rideshare was motivated by a real need for greater reliability on this type of trip. Members sometimes ask us why it is not possible to pay the driver in cash. We explain the reasons in details to you today.


Where to enjoy fall foliage

September 28, 2017

To all the romantic souls out there, fall foliage has started and you don’t want to miss on those great spots to witness this magnificent sight.


How to minimize the effects of increasing gas price

September 13, 2017

The 2017 season of hurricanes began disastrously with Harvey which hit strongly Texas. As hurricane Irma approached the coast of Florida, it was not just the price of orange juice that was increasing on the market: gas prices also reached a record that had not been seen since 2015.


5 festivals not to miss in Ontario for the end of summer

August 11, 2017

Don’t be fooled by our title, summer is still going strong and we will prove it to you with our list of 5 festivals that will keep your busy in Ontario.


Savings and other benefits of ridesharing

August 3, 2017

The economic benefits of carpooling are fairly well known by the population, although the extent of these may be difficult to calculate. Ridesharing.com offers you a portrait of the potential savings for your wallet and other benefits.


5 places to celebrate Canada 150 anniversary

June 28, 2017

Ridesharing.com has come up with a list of some great destinations to celebrate Canada's 150th anniversary. Whether you are a Canadian trying to find the best spot to scream out loud your pride or an American looking to experience the Canadian way to party, you will find below some great locations to enjoy the event.


Best destinations where to celebrate Memorial Day

May 25, 2017

Memorial Day brings us together to remember the people who died on the line of duty while serving their country. It also serves as the unofficial day to kick off summer season. Ridesharing.com brings you the best destinations to enjoy your long weekend.


5 activities not to miss for the May long weekend in Canada

May 19, 2017

Whether you are celebrating Victoria Day or simply taking benefit of the May long weekend, we have compiled a list of activities to stay busy throughout the holiday.


What is a ridesharing service?

May 5, 2017

With the rise of on-demand rides app such as Uber and Lyft in the past years, confusion was brought into the world of carpooling and ridesharing with those companies using these terms to describe them. We’ll explain once and for all what is really ridesharing and carpooling.


5 easy actions to take for Earth Day

April 21, 2017

As part of Earth Day on April 22, we are suggesting you to adopt simple actions to reduce your footprint on the planet.


5 destinations to celebrate Easter

April 14, 2017

Easter is knocking at the door and you are still short of a good plan to celebrate the holiday? Ridesharing.com has got you covered with those 5 great ideas!


A prototype to travel from the ground to the air

April 6, 2017

At Ridesharing.com, we have a strong interest in the future of transportation and especially in solutions that will heal cities that are paralyzed by traffic congestion. Self-driving cars will certainly be part of the picture in the years to come, but other possibilities are beginning to attract more attention, such as airspace exploitation.


A microbus to make you dream

Feburary 20, 2017

Have you always dreamed to own a Westfalia and to hit the roads whenever you feel like it? In a couple of years, you could acquire a fully electric version of the famous microbus.


5 events not to miss in February for Montreal's 375th anniversary

January 2, 2017

Did you know that the city of Montreal, located on the St-Lawrence river, is celebrating its 375th anniversary this year? It is the perfect occasion to pay the city a visit.

Ridesharing.com brings you five events not to miss for the beginning of the year.


Do you need a specific insurance for ridesharing

March 1, 2017

Before looking into the question of ridesharing insurance, let's first establish what corresponds to this kind of transportation and what doesn’t.


What really corresponds to ridesharing and carpooling

December 5, 2016

With the rise of on-demand rides app such as Uber and Lyft in the past years, confusion was brought into the world of carpooling and ridesharing with those companies using these terms to describe them. We’ll explain once and for all what is really ridesharing and carpooling.


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All posted articles

Do you have the right protection for damage accidentally caused to others?

5 regions to enjoy fall foliage

Discover the new referral program: Give $8, Win $8

Craigslist rideshare, Facebook group & Kijiji rideshare vs the benefits of Ridesharing.com

Find alternatives to Greyhound ending its bus routes in British Columbia, Alberta, Manitoba and Saskatchewan

You are a member of Blablacar in Europe? Sign up on Ridesharing.com in Canada and the USA

Allo-Stop is closed, use Ridesharing.com today!

Former members of Allo-Stop, discover Ridesharing.com

How to travel to Charlevoix G7 Summit

Get involved with these 5 easy actions to take for Earth Day

5 destinations to celebrate Easter

New feature to post a ride on multiple dates

How to reduce your driving cost?

How employers can influence commuting habit of their workforce

10 activities to take advantage of the snow in winter

5 Christmas markets to visit this December

5 of the best haunted halloween locations

What is the Guarantee Ridesharing.com?

Where to enjoy fall foliage

How to minimize the effects of increasing gas price

5 festivals not to miss in Ontario for the end of summer

Savings and other benefits of ridesharing

5 places to celebrate Canada 150 anniversary

Best destinations where to celebrate Memorial Day

5 activities not to miss for the May long weekend in Canada

What is a ridesharing service?

5 easy actions to take for Earth Day

5 destinations to celebrate Easter

A prototype to travel from the ground to the air

A microbus to make you dream

5 events not to miss in February for Montreal's 375th anniversary

Do you need a specific insurance for ridesharing

What really corresponds to ridesharing and carpooling