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Popularity of sharing economy in travel has tripled within last two years


Services like Uber, Lyft and Airbnb are becoming increasingly popular for travel in the US. — AFP Relaxnews

Services like Uber, Lyft and Airbnb are becoming increasingly popular for travel in the US. — AFP Relaxnews

About half of American travellers will use services like Airbnb, Uber and Lyft this summer, signaling a rise in consumer confidence in the sharing economy.

According to the newly released Allianz Travel Insurance Sharing Economy Index, the popularity of the sharing economy has tripled within two years.

   

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