My favourite quote says NOTHING OF VALUE IS FREE, what this means is that nothing is free in this world. I know you will say some things are free, well I agree with you. Now let me ask you, do you also know that you can hire a cab for almost free of charge. How? I will let you know shortly.
To those that do not own a car, you will agree with me that the best way to travel and enjoy your trip is to hire a cab. If you are in Lagos Nigeria and you have entered the public transport to any part of the city you will know that the best way to be comfortable is to hire a cab.
The use of a chartered vehicle is not a new phenomenon. You may need it when you are going to the airport, shopping, going for vacation to any destination you cannot go with your car, sightseeing, to your workplace (Office) etc. the problem here now is how to book the best car that will meet your budget.
There are thousands of car hire companies out there. So many of them will claim they have the best services and affordable fees but in the real sense, you are paying higher than normal. Sometimes you will found out that the best services they promised is something that is below your expectations and you will end up regretting why you choose them.
So today I will be sharing some of the tips that will help you hire any car without spending huge amount of money (that is almost free)
In all my articles, you will found out that I always make reference to online research. The reason why I said so is that the world is going global and if you don’t catch the train now, you will pay dearly for it.
You can search online for cheap car hire companies. There are many cars hiring companies that are offering discounts. You can also see their different rates and also the kind of services they offer.
Go for the less expensive cars
In order to cut down cost, I would advise you go for the less luxurious cab, this will help reduce cost. The price of a cab when traveling in a group is usually high because you will need a bigger car and if you go for the expensive car it might affect your budget.
Booking in advance
Just like in the airline industry, some of the car hiring company also has a portal where clients can book for cabs and other services. The earlier you book the better, as some of them offer discounts and reduce costs for early birds.
Avoid rental insurance
Join the company’s club
Joining the company club is the easiest and the best way of getting a discount and cheap rate. It is advisable you join a cab hiring company’s club to get the best deal and some other services that are exclusive to the members only.
Image Credit: Pixabay