October 20, 2014 0

Getaround for iPhone: Now with Apple Pay

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Renting a car on Getaround just got even easier. Starting today, Getaround users can opt to pay for their next trip using a debit or credit card stored in their Apple Pay account. Making carsharing easy At Getaround, we are dedicated to making sharing a car as easy and convenient as owning one yourself, and by integrating […]

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April 13, 2014 0

Drive for free. Give $25, Get $25.

Get $25. Give $25.

Today, we’re excited to announce a long awaited friend referral program! Now, you can invite friends and get free driving credit. You’ll earn $25 for each friend who books and they’ll get $25 off their first trip! It’s a win-win.  Check your email for your referral link. Share your link on social media networks like Facebook […]

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April 9, 2014 0

HUGE PARTNERSHIP WITH CITY OF SAN FRANCSICO; PLANS TO DOUBLE INSTANT

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Project will expand carsharing across San Francisco, promises to reduce parking congestion, improve environment & boost local economy. We’re excited to announce that Getaround has officially been selected to partner with the City of San Francisco to expand car sharing across the city. As part of this new initiative the City will be assigning 450 […]

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March 22, 2014 0

Get Your Getaround Saturday Spring Bonus!

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Spring is here and summer is on it’s way! That’s great news for owning (and sharing) an underutilized car in San Francisco. The Getaround community is growing quickly so we want to offer you a win-win. For any Saturday trips, we’ll give you a 10% bonus on your regular earnings! If you’re not using your car, […]

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March 17, 2014 0

Unofficial Tax Advice from A Getaround (Tesla) Owner

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I’ve long been a happy Getaround member, first renting cars and now, sharing my Tesla Model S. In fact, I’ve earned quite a lot sharing my car and given tax season is here, I thought I’d share some of my learnings around taxes. Disclaimer: I am not a tax expert and you should consult an […]

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February 24, 2014 0

Make Money By Buying, and Then Renting, a Tesla Model S

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This post originally appeared on plugincars.com on 12/9/2013 By: Brad Berman Last month, San Francisco-based Bruno Bowden raked in $4,700 in revenue by offering his six-figure Tesla Model S on Getaround, the peer-to-peer carsharing service. After GetAround took their share for insurance and logistics, Bowden was left with $2,820 of income. “It’s actually more than […]

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February 19, 2014 1

Together, We’re #GoingPlaces

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We have big news to share.  Actually, we have three pieces of news to share: we’ve grown over ten-fold in the past year, had 7x annual growth in revenue, and just signed a new insurance deal that enables us to expand carsharing nationwide. None of this would have been possible without you. We launched Getaround […]

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January 6, 2014 0

SF MAESTRO USING GETAROUND TO SUPPORT MUSIC EDUCATION

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From micro-entrepreneurship to micro-philanthropy, San Francisco Academy Orchestra Conductor Andrei Gorbatenko is kicking off 2014 by using Getaround to support music education. Not only does the Maestro share his car when he’s not using it, he’s using the earnings to raise money for the Academy Orchestra Scholarship Fund. From now through January 31st. Andrei is […]

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September 17, 2013 0

Partnering with the SFMTA to expand car sharing citywide

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We’re excited to announce that Getaround is partnering with the City of San Francisco to expand car sharing across the city. As part of this new initiative the City will be assigning up to 450 parking spots for Getaround cars in city-owned garages, surface lots and new reserved street parked spaces. With more than a […]

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September 15, 2013 0

New search, no bundles, and more…

Product update #8. We’ve been working hard to continually improve the Getaround experience – making it easier for owners and renters to share cars. Our latest product update focuses on 3 significant changes to our web app: New Search We recently launched a new search experience that is designed to emphasize cars in your local […]

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