1 Happy New Year, and welcome to the ongoing rise of the sharing economy .
2 Vehicle rental services company Avis Budget Group (Avis) today announced that it has agreed to acquire car sharing network Zipcar for $12.25 per sha..
3 For the record: Avis says it had cash and equivalents of approximately $554 million at the end of September 30, 2012, and its market cap presently h..