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BusRates Young Life Portal


Announcing UMA’s work with the Young Life organization so that their travel planners can use UMA’s BusRates website to more efficiently handle their charter bus rental transportation needs.

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2016 BusRates in Review


It’s been a great year and a lot has happened during it, here are some numbers that will give you an idea of just how much business and traffic BusRates generates.

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If you Haven’t yet, now is the Time to Winterize your Vehicle


Being caught out in the elements for any reason on some days can be uncomfortable and in some cases life-threatening, so you need to be prepared and winterize your vehicle!  Here are 7 steps to getting your car ready for the winter.

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2016 Thanksgiving Fun Facts


Thanksgiving is an extremely popular travel time, as people hit the road to see friends and family. All this traveling leads to some pretty staggering Thanksgiving stats.

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Ski Trips by Motorcoach


Here are three tips to help you and your crew have the time of your lives when you travel by charter bus or motorcoach while avoiding the common traps that lead to a trip that’s “just okay.” 

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Take a Ghost Tour anywhere in the US


10 Halloween Tours that will scare you back on the bus! Whether you’re getting down with the spirits in Spokane or the ghosts in Galveston, there are ghoulish Halloween thrills to be had all over the US. Here are our top 10 favorite Halloween destinations for your next group adventure.

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Be a Fan in Comfort on the Team Bus


Take a Charter Bus to your Next Big Game! Use BusRates to make sure you travel in style, comfort, and safety and get the best price from any of the over 900 bus companies on the site.

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10 Best Fall Foliage Trips in the U.S.


All across the U.S., from the Pacific Northwest to New England, deciduous trees put on their dazzling display of color. Leaf viewing is one of the easiest (and least expensive) ways to experience nature’s awe-inspiring natural beauty. Here are our top 10 picks for the best destinations for fall foliage. 

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Want to learn more about BusRates?


Here’s Your Chance to Become a BusRates Guru! When it comes to improving your business or your companies’ profitability, BusRates had your best interests in mind. That’s why we created this year’s training series: The 2016 3-Part Training Course!

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SLAs, or making sure we honor the customer


Service Level Agreements (SLAs) help in so many ways to set the tone and help to define the relationships you have with your customers. That’s why BusRates uses one to help the vendors on the site manage potential customers expectations. Here is the definition and then how BusRates uses it.

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