We are a Michigan couple who bought a used boat through an online broker (26' bowrider). The boat was located 650 miles away in Missouri and the boat broker's shipping bid was quite high. In an effort to find a lower cost service provider, we stumbled onto uShip during an online search, signed on and listed our shipment for bid. Very quickly we received several bids ranging between 50% and 90% of the boat broker's cost. We read up on each service provider and accepted a bid for 1/2 the cost! Prior to accepting our service provider's bid we did search uShip's service provider list (over 800 providers fit our criteria) and we did request bids from a handful of providers. I would have liked to have been able to sort the service providers by city/state. For example, I was not interested in requesting a bid from a California based company but we could not easily identify this information. We did like reading the customer reviews and ratings - very helpful. Our service provider's pricing was fair, the payment arrangements were equitable, the communication was good and our boat arrived safely and on time. What more can you ask for?! We would definately use this service provider and uShip again.