Ben Reiland

  • It’s been a little over a year since a large number of people began working from home. A lot has changed in that time. Our knowledge of COVID-19 and the development of a vaccine provide hope for the near future. Many companies are looking to these changes as a sign that things can return to the way they were…

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  • From fast food and groceries to medicine and vehicles, so much has been delivered to homes during the pandemic. With foot-traffic in retail stores way down, delivery options have skyrocketed. But what about services? It may seem a bit outside the box, yet there are a number of organizations now bringing their offerings to you. One of those is auto mechanics. But what are the benefits of having them come to you? Below are three advantages to curbside…

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  • Your company has a fleet of vehicles your team has made regular use of. You might even go as far as to say they’re an essential part of your business. But, as with anything, they have a lifecycle. Having trouble determining when to replace fleet vehicles? Or what to replace them with? Here are some questions to consider…

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  • Summer is nearly upon us. Whether you live in a place that’s never seen snow or you’re used to 10 inches every couple weeks in winter, you’re probably looking forward to getting outside. The great thing about remote work is you’re able to take and do your work anywhere. But are you equipped to do so?…

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  • Automotive innovations stepped on the gas pedal in the last decade. From safety sensors to back up cameras, the way we drive has come a long way from the first vehicles on the road. So what does the development of connectivity mean for the industry? And how applicable is it to a company’s business vehicle program? Let’s…

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  • In a big step towards carbon neutrality, Governor Charlie Baker of the state of Massachusetts plans to ban gas-dependent vehicles. This recently released plan for the state aims to meet decarbonization goals by 2050. To reach the goal of net zero fossil fuel emissions, Massachusetts plans to ban the sale of any gas-dependent vehicle following the year 2035. While no legislation…

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  • Halfway through January and, as anticipated, employees continue remote work in 2021. While some employers are still trying to figure out when they can bring their employees back into the office, many employees are wondering if remaining remote is even possible. Each company has its own needs and each employee has their preferences, but the…

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  • Buying a car through an app seems like a wild idea. Sure, we purchase food and clothes, even flights and furniture as we scroll through our phones. But car purchasing apps? Buying a car is a pretty big commitment. And one of the biggest downsides of purchasing something online is, you kind of have to wait until it arrives before you…

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  • It’s official: the 2021 IRS standard mileage rate is $0.56. The new year’s rate, announced on December 22, is 1.5 cents less than the previous year’s rate. While this news may not be shocking to us, it might be new to you. Here we’ll be breaking down what the IRS Standard mileage rate is, changes…

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  • Around this time in any dealership lot you should expect to find low prices on previous years models as they make room for new inventory. Up until Spring of 2020, vehicle production and sales were on track for us to see that. The pandemic changed and continues to impact the automotive industry. So what does this mean for vehicle sales and vehicle depreciation? We released the 2020 Vehicle Depreciation Report to answer those…

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