Throwing Your Holiday Party with Fluid

Having a successful holiday party doesn’t necessarily mean you need to spend tons of money. And there’s certainly no need to spend all your gift money in one night! By keeping things simple and focusing more on the atmosphere, you can celebrate the most wonderful time of the year without breaking the bank. Let Fluid Market help you out with the heavy lifting!

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Side Hustle Thursday – Make $500/month on a Pickup Truck

This is the second installment in our “Side Hustle Thursday” series, Fluid’s top tips on how to make money throughout the year. Stay tuned monthly for more!

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Business User Spotlight: SquirrelBox

Meet Cameron, one of Fluid’s 5 star users! He operates and owns his own valet storage business, SquirrelBox, out of the Denver Metro Area. SquirrelBox rents vehicles on Fluid to transport items, and switched over from UHaul when he discovered we were cheaper and more reliable! We spoke with Cameron to learn more about how Fluid has improved his business, while helping them save a ton of money on vehicle rentals.

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Side Hustle Thursday – Folding Tables & Chairs

This is the first installment in our “Side Hustle Thursday” series, Fluid’s top tips on how to make money throughout the year. Stay tuned monthly for more!

You and your neighbors all have one thing in common: You have a ton of stuff in your garage or storage unit that you rarely use. What a waste, right? With Fluid, you can start making money instantly on your stuff, by renting it out to people in need. By doing it through the app, it’s insured and safely processed through our platform. What are you waiting for?

This month, we want to showcase an item that can make a hefty chunk of money on Fluid: Folding tables and chairs.Whether it’s family and friends visiting from out of town, a holiday party, or even a work event, its safe to say we could all use some extra sitting room. Check out this business case below to see the breakdown of how much people are making off their tables and chairs!

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User Spotlight: Steve

Meet Steve, one of Fluid’s avid users. (He’s asked us to keep his identity hidden, so we’ve made up a fun name.) He’s a Denver businessman who’s converted from using Turo to Fluid! We spoke with him to learn a little bit more about his experience with Fluid, and how Fluid helps him and his business save money.

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3 Essential Tools for Fall

Fall is here! With the golden leaves and chillier weather, it’s one of our most beautiful seasons. Fall is also when your yard becomes a messy pit of leaves, sticks and other debris. Not only do we have to keep our yards clean, we also have to prepare our lawns for the upcoming winter.

Are you ready for fall? If not, Fluid’s here to catch you. Here are three essential tools for fall clean up or winter prep – and there’s no use in owning them if you can rent them for cheap on Fluid!

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User Spotlight: Tim!

Meet Tim, one of Fluid’s super lenders! He’s been renting out multiple vehicles on Fluid and has been raking in some serious cash. We spoke with Tim to learn a little bit more about how his experience on Fluid has been, and how much money he’s made.

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Meet The Team: 5 Fun Facts About Leo!

Every month, we feature one of our awesome Fluid team members. This week, meet Fluid’s Lead Developer, Leo!

Leo’s been at Fluid since the beginning, and built the app (on both Android and iPhone) in just ten weeks! We’ve fondly dubbed him the CPO of the company, Chief Pasta Officer, as he’s a proud Italian/American dual citizen whose love of food is infectious.

Leo took some time out of his busy schedule to sit down with us and talk about his Nutella obsession, his love of Italy, and crypto-currency. Check out his fun facts, below!


1. What’s your favorite drink?

During the day, I love coffee. I am a bit picky about it since the coffee in the US has a different flavor pattern than coffee from Italy. I make myself a cappuccino every morning and drink Illy coffee (pretty much exclusively) throughout the day. For the evening, Spritz or a Negroni Sbagliato, which is a Negroni but you substitute the Gin with Prosecco or Champagne similar to a Campari Spritz but a little stronger. Sbagliato means “made wrong” in Italian!

2. Who do you look up to/your biggest influencers?

Michele Ferrero, the late owner of Nutella. He died at 90 and considering Robert Atkins, inventor of the Atkins Diet died at 72, I think there is a hidden message there.

3. What’s a secret talent of yours?

I cook, a lot. I make some of the best Pasta Carbonara you will ever have. Carbonara is from Rome, and my Roman friends ask me to make it for them all the time – you can’t get a bigger compliment than that. I also used to be one of Italy’s fastest speed skaters as a kid, and got third at the nationals. We aren’t talking about ice skating here – asphalt and before rollerblades were invented essentially, speed rollerskating.

4. Where are you from?

I was born and raised in Northern Italy – a little north of Milan, close to Lake Como. It’s honesty one of the most beautiful places in the world, and I have had the chance to travel quite a bit. Italy has so much variety in such a small area: beautiful mountains, amazing seaside, tons of art and culture, and it’s all packed in so closely. It’s also hyper regional when it comes to food, so every town has their own specialties that they are proud of. Touring and eating in Italy are some of my passions.

5. What do you like to read?

I change my topics of interest every few years, I go through phases. It used to be a lot of philosophy, psychology, neuro-plasticity and nutrition, but now I’ve gotten into nerdier stuff like battery technology, renewables, and of course cryptocurrency and blockchain technology.


We are excited that our team continues to grow- check our our careers page to see what positions we’re hiring for!

Also, connect with us on social media @fluidmarket to stay updated with Fluid news, content + app/feature updates!

Have a great weekend!

– The Fluid Team

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Budget Crunch: Fluid’s New Referral Credit

This is the fourth installment in our Budget Crunch series, Fluid’s top tips on how to save money throughout the year. Stay tuned monthly for more!

Have you heard the exciting news? For a limited time only, we increased everyone’s referral code amounts to $20 per referral as a token of our appreciation for joining the Fluid Market community! Now you can share your referral code to give someone $20 off to try us and receive $20 in your account automatically when they complete their first reservation!

With all this credit racking up in your account, you must be thinking: What kinds of items are on Fluid that I can rent with my credit? We put together a few ideas for you, so check them out below!

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User Spotlight: Jared A.

Meet Jared, one of Fluid’s avid users. He’s an audio producer, blogger and musician who uses Fluid primarily to rent video and audio equipment for his business! We spoke with Jared to learn a little bit more about his experience with Fluid, and how Fluid helps him and his business save money.

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