When using a car transport company, you don’t want to worry about losing a newly purchased, valuable possession because you’ve entrusted it to somebody else. Bad things can happen when you purchase a used car over the Internet and you haven’t taken the time to properly research good shipping services. No matter how fast you want your car, it’s always a good idea to take the time to find a reputable service that has good ratings and/or reviews.

The easiest way to find a company to ship a car that you purchased online is on the Internet. You can easily get a quote from such transporters before you purchase the vehicle. This way you can decide whether it’s going to be cost effective to go through with the purchase. It’s possible that you might pay at least $1000 or so to get your car shipped. This is why you should get at least three quotes from different companies. Once you get your quotes, it’s important to research each company’s policies, procedures and any online reviews you can find. You can also verify whether each company is registered with the Better Business Bureau and find out if there are any complaints against them.

There are three things to look for when trying to find a good shipping service:

  • Online access to customer feedback
  • They provide a way to track your shipment
  • They provide customer support, either online or over the telephone

Published in by CARCHEX on November 13, 2014