Date: Tue, 6 May 1997 01:50:55 -0400 From: Bob Rankin
Reply-To: TOURBUS-Request@LISTSERV.AOL.COM To: TOURBUS@LISTSERV.AOL.COM Subject: TOURBUS - 06 May 1997 - Classifieds2000 /~~~~~~~~~|~~~~~~~~~~~~/~~~~~~~~|~~~~~~~~~~|~~~~~~~~~~~~~/~~~|~\ | "Why | Surf When / You Can | Ride The | Bus?" / | \ |__________|__________/__________|__________|___________/ | \ / /______|----\ | Do you need to improve cash flow to your business? |//////| | | Process checks by phone, fax, email or Web and put |//////| | | the money into your account the same day! |//////| | | 35 percent off ChekFaxx Pro Software for Tourbus |//////| | | readers! mailto:email@example.com for details. |//////| | | |//////| | ~~~/~~~\~~/~~~\~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~/~~~\~~~~ \___/ \___/ T h e I n t e r n e t T o u r B u s \___/ TODAY'S TOURBUS TOPIC: Classifieds2000 http://www.Classifieds2000.com Classifieds2000 is a very cool web site, and a great place to buy and sell used goods and services. It's kind of like the classifieds in your local newspaper, except you don't get that black stuff on your fingers while browsing... *--------------------- THE MED-BRIEF ----------------------* | The premiere source for breaking medical and research news | | sent to subscribers via e-mail every weekday. For doctors, | | medical professionals, and the general public who are | | concerned about health and medicine. Get a FREE one-week | | trial subscription by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org with | | "subscribe" as the message subject. http://www.incinc.net | *--------------------------------------------------------------* At Classifieds2000 you can place a free ad, or search through 150,000 classified ads for cars, computers, household items, office equipment, concert tickets, and yes - even experimental aircraft. You can also search the Personals to find a new friend, or scan the Rentals & Roommates area to locate apartments, roommates, vacation rentals, and timeshares. And if you're looking for a job, C2K has a nifty job search which can locate positions in the US and Canada by keyword and state/province. Over 25,000 people use the service everyday to advertise their goods or search through the Classifieds2000 database. Since October 1995, they've grown to become one of the largest Marketplaces on the Web, facilitating over $3 million in transactions on a weekly basis. The people behind Classifieds2000 claim they've developed the best way, online or off, for people to buy and sell used goods. Beats the heck out of flipping through the newspaper, but your local paper still has the advantage of being local, and can cater to people who are not yet online. Let's take a look at some of the some of the other features you'll find at Classifieds2000... * Powerful search capabilities You can fine-tune your search for a used car with queries like "Find all Ford cars built after 1988, with air conditioning and four doors for less than $5000", or just about any combination you can imagine. If you're appliance shopping, you could probably locate a washer or dryer in your area for under $100. I found a fax machine in a nearby town for $50. * The Shopping Cart While you browse, you can place items you find into a virtual shopping cart, allowing you to compare multiple items without interrupting the search process. * Integrated Third-Party Services Classifieds2000 works with other complimentary services, such as Kelley Blue Book for new and used car pricing, free new car price quotes from auto dealers across North America, automotive insurance price quotes, automotive extended warranty price quotes and escrow services for all types of merchandise. This last point is worth noting. For a small fee, people can use the services of Trade-Direct to act as an intermediary in the transaction, protecting both the buyer and the seller, so they can trade with safety and confidence. That's a nice service if you're thinking of buying a computer for $1000 from a stranger. * Oil Change Reminder This is a nice touch, especially if you've ever burnt an engine to a crisp by failing to check or change the oil regularly. Register with your e-mail address and get an automatic reminder. Have fun at www.Classifieds2000.com - see you next time! -Bob ======================================================================== Join : Send SUBSCRIBE TOURBUS Your Name to LISTSERV@LISTSERV.AOL.COM Leave : Send SIGNOFF TOURBUS to LISTSERV@LISTSERV.AOL.COM Archives: On the Web at http://www.TOURBUS.com Advertising: Send e-mail to BobRankin@MHV.net for details. ======================================================================== TOURBUS - (c) Copyright 1995-97, Patrick Crispen and Bob Rankin All rights reserved. Redistribution is allowed only with permission. Send this copy to 3 friends and tell them to get on the Bus!