Creating a Direct Trade Request
How to Create a Direct Trade
- Click on the "Create Trade" link in the upper, right corner.
- From the tradable trips list, on “My Trades” page, select which trip(s) you wish to trade away.
- Next we will complete a direct trade request through the selection of “Specific trip(s)”, utilizing “Available Trips” list. The "Available Trips" list contains all open and trade board trips but can be filtered as desired.
- “Review” your selections, make necessary changes, and lastly, save your trade.
Note in the image above by selecting more than one trip in your schedule, you are prompted with two options: “Any Trip” and “All Trips”. Here you can select whether you are willing to trade away ALL of these trips during this single trade or ANY one of them in order to achieve what you wish with your own schedule.
As you add trips to trade away, they display partially transparent orange in the calendar to indicate a dropped trip, they trip shows as a drop in the Potential Trade pane, your monthly summary info is updated and legality is calculated. Click Next to move to define what you want to trade into.
REMINDER: By selecting more than one trip in a schedule, the crew member is prompted with two options: “Any Trip” and “All Trips”. Here you can select whether you are willing to pick up all of these trips during this single direct pickup or any of them in order to achieve what (s)he wishes with their own schedule. Make an appropriate selection and proceed to the next step.