How To Ship Your Holden
The Holden car brand has had hits and misses all through the years. However, shipping it cross country is not something that you should risk with the same amount of hits and misses.
It is important to choose only a company in whose service you are confident. Here are some important boxes to check when gauging auto transport car company ability.
First, to avoid frauds, check out the company’s registration details. Every company is required to be registered by the Government through the department of transport, and maybe in the states in which they operate.
One of the most useful ways to confirm the reliability of the company is to check their registration details. These details are normally within public record, and can even be accessed via the registering authorities’ websites. Accessing these websites for information on the companies chosen might even reveal the company disciplinary records. If they have been punished or been the subject of fines in the past, then this information can be found on these websites.
Choose a local company
Any random internet search for an international or domestic car shipping company will likely reveal numerous options, each with their own unique offerings and promises. Ideally, one should look through all these companies and find the one most suitable to their needs. All this might seem overwhelming with the large pool of companies one will likely have to deal with. If there are too many to compare, it might be prudent to narrow down the list.
Look for companies that operate locally or have offices in the locality. One can easily access information from their representatives. Face to face sit downs are more effective when gathering information than having to call them or send them an email. Further, dealing with a company that has local offices makes it easier to file complaints, especially when dealing with overseas shipment. Compare the three companies remaining on the basis of their quotes, customer support and value for money.
Do not believe everything you read online is perhaps one of the most popular disclaimers. Do not just take the automobile transport company’s word for it. The fact that they have promised full insurance on their website, for instance, does not mean they will offer that without any problems... Many company websites normally have sections for past customer reviews. These are, however, controlled by them, and it can be difficult to find a company that posts negative reviews about themselves on their website. The only way to determine the truth in car transport company promises is to check them out in online review forums.
Online reviews can give the customer a clearer picture of the reliability of the website they deal with. Many company websites also normally have sections for past customer reviews. These are, however, controlled by them, and it can be difficult to find a company that posts negative reviews about themselves on their website. There are more independent online review forums like the better business bureau that will offer a much more honest opinion.
Written By:Joe Webster
Joe Webster began his journey in the auto transport field by attending the University of Southern California (USC), where he graduated with a Bachelor of Business Marketing.
After college, he started his career in the auto transport industry from the bottom up and has done virtually every job there is to do at A-1 Auto Transport, including but not limited to: Truck Driver, Dispatch, Sales, PR, Bookkeeping, Transport Planner, Transport Manager, International Transport Manager, Brokering, Customer Service, and Marketing. Working with his mentor Tony Taylor, Joe Webster has learned the ins and outs of this industry which is largely misunderstood.
With over 30 years experience in the industry, we've been helping people ship their vehicles, motorcycles, RV's, heavy equipment, household goods and more across the country or overseas without a hitch. Ask us anything.