Frequently asked questions
How old do I need to be to Rent a Vehicle on ReadyDrive?
21 Years Old. Most commercial rental agencies will charge a surcharge for renters under 25. At ReadyDrive there is “No Surcharge” for anyone renter 21 years or older.
Does ReadyDrive have a Cleaning Policy?
We do not have a specific policy, but we do adhere to the rule of common courtesy, “Return the vehicle as you found it and fill it up”. Remember that ReadyDrive is built on the strong foundation of “Trust” among military personnel. Be kind and keep it clean.
If I’m not associated with the military, can I rent or use ReadyDrive?
No, ReadyDrive is strictly for the military community peer-to-peer sharing.
How do you verify Military affiliation?
We utilize a recognized partner ID.me to confirm eligibility.
Is RedayDrive cheaper then traditional commercial rental agencies?
Our commitment is to bring our services to you at rates that are on average 20% to 30% below what major rental agencies charge.
Do I need insurance to rent a vehicle on ReadyDrive?
A renter will need to confirm that they have their own Personal Auto Policy including Physical Damage and agree to pay all deductibles in case of an accident. If the Renter does not have Personal Auto Policy including Physical Damage, you will have an option to purchase coverage for your rental.
If I do not have a Personal Auto Policy including Physical Damage, can I purchase insurance for my rental?
A renter can purchase insurance through the provided carrier’s website to purchase one day
Physical Damage Insurance and is responsible as well for any Deductibles associated. In addition, they will have an option to purchase additional Supplemental Liability Coverage.
Is ReadyDrive available outside of North Carolina?
Currently ReadyDrive is only available in the state of North Carolina, specifically the Fort Bragg area. We will be expanding to other bases throughout the U.S. in the coming months, Like us on any of our social channels to learn more.
How do I pay for ReadyDrive?
You can pay with any major credit card.
Do I have to pay Taxes on my rental?
Hey, it is America and Uncle Sam requires us to collect taxes for your rental.
Do I have to be in the military to list my vehicle for rental?
Yes, you will need to sign up with ReadyDrive through the App. We will verify your eligibility through ReadyDrive.
How do I book a rental?
You must have a ReadyDrive account to book a car. If you do not have one,
sign up now! You must meet our age requirements, that’s 21 years of age.
Requirements for signing up include,
How do I List my car on ReadyDrive?
You must have a ReadyDrive account to list a car. If you do not have one, sign up now!
Before you list your vehicle, be sure it meets our eligibility requirements and maintenance and safety requirements.
US or Canada, you must be at least 21 years old. You will also need to have valid car insurance and meet all legal and insurance standards and requirements for your region.
Be sure to review the language of your lease or financing documents to confirm that you can list your vehicle on a car sharing platform.
1) Your driver’s license and expiration date.
2) Home address.
3) Vehicle information including license plate, “Make sure your license plate is up to date and you enter it accurately”.
4) Vehicle Make, Model, and Year, Vehicle Identification Number (VIN).
5) Upload at least four specific photos.
What if I have any questions about ReadyDrive?
You can email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 516-496-1827
Does ReadyDrive have a No Smoking Policy for Owners and Renters?
All cars on ReadyDrive are non-smoking vehicles. ReadyDrive prohibits guests, their passengers, and vehicle owners from smoking in any car in the ReadyDrive fleet.
How do I coordinate pick up?
Both the Owner and Renter will be notified that a rental has been scheduled and ReadyDrive will connect the Owner and Renter to coordinate a convenient pick-up and Drop-off of the vehicle.
Do I have to return the vehicle with a Full Tank of Gas?
We ask that the renter bring the vehicle back with at least the same amount of fuel that was in the car at the time of the pick-up.
What percentage does ReadyDrive take to provide the service?
The percentage that ReadyDrive takes covers insurance for your vehicle, taxes for the insurance,
advertising to drive rentals, customer support and an easy-to-use app all for about 30% to 40%.
How do I set my price for renting my vehicle?
-ReadyDrive strives to have vehicles available at up to 30% below market value compared to leading rental car agencies.
For example, if a mid-size vehicle is being rented by an agency including all insurance and fees for a day at $145.00 a day, ReadyDrive would recommend the owner to rent their vehicle for $101.50 a day.
That’s 30% off the regular rate charged by a on base rental agency. You’ll make $60.90 from that daily rental after the insurance cost, taxes from insurance and marketing support provided by ReadyDrive.