RideAmigos: Car-Sharing in NYC

Ride-sharing gets up close and local for New Yorkers with RideAmigos, a new money- and planet-saving service that launched earlier this month.

The site, which allows you to create cab-shares online, hooks you up with other New Yorkers who are embarking from the same place or headed to the same destination.You can also specify whether you want a one-time ride or recurring daily transportation. Every registered user gets a RideAmigos rewards card that entitles you to bargains and discounts at various stores, gyms, restaurants, and events throughout the five boroughs. ::RideAmigos

See also: ::GoLoco: Share a Ride, Save a Buck, Save the Planet, ::Municipalities Try to Tax Car-Sharing, ::NuRide: Encouraging You to Ride the Network, and ::Ridester: Life is A Journey—Share It

Tags: New York City