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My first GrabHitch drive

In an attempt to reduce my expenses, I signed up with GrabHitch and done my first hitch drive today.

I picked up a passenger at a place that was near to where I had a late afternoon work meeting, and dropped off the passenger nearby my home. I was compensated $9 -- not a lot of money, but it was better than nothing. It was a pleasant experience; I had a nice chat with the passenger and got to learn about an industry that I was not familiar with. I hope the passenger also learnt something new through our conversation, and did not find me too talkative.

The process to sign up to be a GrabHitch driver was very easy and could be done entirely using Grab's phone App. The processing was fast as my application was approved the very next working day and I could start picking up passengers.

As this is a carpooling initiative, there is no need for my car to have commercial insurance coverage. However, I can only do two hitch trips a day.

Shall continue to try this out and see how much I can red…
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