When planning a vacation or a business trip, you probably consider renting a car. Car rental is convenient and nowadays are very economical. They offer you and your family a chance to make their schedules as far as tourist attractions and fun opportunities are concerned.
The fastest way to find a respectable and cost-effective car rental agency is to search the web or even ask about the work your associates have used. You may even find that your company offers a discount with a partner agency. If this is the first time you need to rent a car, you may not be familiar with what the car rental agency is and how this process works.
Car rental agencies are companies that own a fleet of cars, which are rented out to everyday people to use when they are out of town or may repair their own car. Renting is for a short while and generally choosing a vehicle from a particular agency is limited to a particular brand and then only on certain models that are most popular in a simple car style category. Prices depend on the type of vehicle you want, how long you need it and when you order it.
Car rental agencies work offline from branch offices and agencies. These locations can be found in residential, business and business centers, locations can also be found at airports and close to train stations and bus stations. Most car agencies also rent trucks, van and 15 passengers. One of the most famous companies has recently begun to rent large freight trucks that can be used to move everything from exhibition space to conventions or exhibitions to a demo-project of a new project to a home full of furniture in the city.
When and whenever you decide to use one of the innumerable car rental agencies, keep in mind some important facts:
1) You must sign up for the car's condition at the time of rent to carefully review it and if you see anything must take care of the lease agreement. You must return the vehicle in the same condition as you have it when you turn it on again. Some agencies have started installing small cameras in the interior of the vehicle, and in the front read windscreen to have video evidence in the event of an incident or disagreement around the vehicle appears.
2) If you exceed the mileage agreed in the contract, you must pay the difference, which in some cases may be up to 25% of the original rental price.
3) The Car Rental Agency will take a copy of your driver's log and will have to see a copy of your proof of insurance. You also need to be of certain age when you want to rent a car. In most states, the age is 25 years.
4) Most agencies also use GPS technology that is available in today's modern cars to measure how much and where you drive and to ensure that you do not drive outside the agreed territorial zone or drive to a certain speed. Some car rental agencies even install smoke detectors in the vehicle dashboard to determine if a passenger or driver is smoking in a non-smoking vehicle and may charge an additional fee for cleaning the interior upholstery