People get paid to drive their own vehicles because of the fact that certain companies will place their ads on the vehicle. These ads may be anything from small stickers on the front and back windows or full blown commercials covering the entire car. You earn money simply by doing your usual driving routines and exposing these ads to the public.
The ads that will be featured may be for everyday items that people are familiar with. Sometimes, products from big companies will be featured on the ads. The people who pay money for this type of advertising normally cater to small, medium-sized or large companies who want easy access to the consumers for their products. This is the reason why you should expect there to be a wide variety of different kinds of products in those ads.
The car ads people are really middlemen transacting for the companies they represent and who want to bring their products closer to the buying public. They get paid to look for owners who are willing to have advertisements displayed on their cars for a fee. These middlemen, in turn, use a portion of what they get form the big companies to pay you.
A simple browse through the internet will reveal tens of such car ads companies. You can apply easily to have your car used in their ads campaigns.
Because some of such intermediary companies have been found to be dishonest and as dishonest outfits disappear, new ones emerge, it is advisable for you to look up the backgrounds of such organizations. You can do a search for customer reviews about these companies on the internet. One reliable source will be the better business bureau in the area where they are located.
Researching on car ads companies before actually going in with them is paramount because all of these outfits will be charging you a small amount for you to be included in their advertisers database. Since you will have to be dishing out some cash, you might as well be sure you get in with the most respectable ones.
Unless you have done adequate fact-finding on a certain car ad company you shouldn’t commit any money or personal information to them. This is just to protect your identity in case those people turn out to be scammers. It cannot be over-emphasized that you need to include the better business bureau in the pertinent area for facts about the company you are interested in offering your services to.
This is an easy way to earn the money that you will need to buy fuel for your car. After that, depending on the number and type of ads you will allow on your car, you may even have something left over to augment your home budget.
There are other ways to go about this business. Sometimes, these companies will hand over a car to a willing participant. The car will already fully draped in commercials and the participant still gets paid for driving the car. He also has the option to use the car for his own private purposes.
The rates can be anything from $150 a month for small ads up to $1500 a month for fully draped cars.
There won’t be any harm to inquire about this from the companies concerned. Just make sure you keep your presence of mind. Don’t get carried away by the prospect of making easy money. Remember to forego all the enthusiastic phrases of encouragement and do your research at the better business bureaus or other similar institutions that list down companies and their statuses for public reference.