Moving can be one of the most stressful times in a person’s life, especially if it is several states away or even cross country. As people contemplate what they will bring or leave behind, many people are lost on how to handle their vehicle. Should people pack their cars to the brim with personal belongings and make the long trek? What are the alternatives?
One safe, practical solution is shipping your vehicle. Did you know the vehicle shipping service industry was valued at nearly $12 billion in 2020? The options for consumers are vast as well: you can ship door-to-door, in an open or closed container, and you can even track your vehicle along the way.
If you are planning to ship your car, there are some tips you should abide by before you hand the keys over to the driver. Below are some best practices before you ship your car.