Last minute trips to the video store are no longer a hassle with the ability to rent movies online. Popular competitors have made renting DVDs quick and easy.
This new generation allows you to make your selections and have them shipped directly to your mail box in as little as one day. With little to no shipping on most services, you end up saving both time and money. One of the top companies for online movie rentals is Netflix.
Who are Netflix?
Established in 1997 in Los Gatos, California. They have since built over 50 distribution sites across the United States. They offer a flat rate rental service with options to check out up to 8 movies at a time.
How does Netflix Work?
By signing up for a quick account, you can take advantage of their 2 week free trial and start receiving movies right away. You are asked to add a debit or credit card to your account in case you continue your service after the free trial (which can be cancelled at any time).
To rent movies online, is as simple as adding movies to your Netflix queue in your account. Your movie is then shipped out from the closest distribution site and delivered by the United States Postal Service in as little as one business day. Netflix have a large selection of classic movies, new releases and television series.
You also have the option to rent movies on blue ray DVDs for a small additional fee. You are able to keep each movie for as long as you desire, but must return it to receive the next one in your queue. With Netflix, the shipping is free both to you and back to the distribution center.
What titles can you get at Netflix?
With a selection of over 100,000 titles, Netflix provides a variety of entertainment for the entire family. If you prefer to watch movies instantly, 17,000 movies are available to stream online. With this feature, you are able to select a movie and watch it instantly on your computer. This is in addition to the movies you choose to have shipped to you.