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car rental

  1. Clifbell

    Timeshare Traveler Episode 94... UHaul is My Hawaii Rental “Car”

    Have you looked at Rental Prices in Hawaii Lately? $125/day or $800+/week. That Gave me sticker shock. Well, a crisis can bring out creativity. So I looked at UHaul and was surprised how much I could save so I jumped on it. It is not right for everyone. But I really just wanted to go...
  2. DanH

    Dollar / Thrifty / Hertz / Donlan / Firefly Fraudulant Business Practices LAX

    As a longtime TUG member, I have never had an experience like this in my many years of travel. Please be aware of fraudulent practices at Dollar Car Rental at LAX: I had a reservation for a car I rented at LAX. I handed the prepaid printed receipt (I reserved the car on dollar.com) to the...
  3. G

    Car Hire: Insurances needed for Australia?

    I have booked my hire car for Sydney via Kayak[dot]com and on the voucher it gives this info.... but I am concerned they take a crazy excess. Also is there anything else not here that I am obliged to take insurance wise or something you would recommend. What is included • Collision Damage...
  4. Egret1986

    Rental Car Reservation Change. Any strategies out there when car rental rates are over double now.

    Back in April, I secured airfares to Maui. I immediately made my car reservation. This week, I was notified that the schedule had changed for my trip. The schedule change was unusable due to a connecting flight departing prior to our arrival at the airport. This alone has been very...
  5. UWSurfer

    Latest savings with Costco Travel Car Rental

    I've long been a fan of car rentals through Costco. It takes some tenacity to really get the best deals, checking regularly and booking better rates as you find them. To that end I have a four day trip to Austin next week & have been working Costco for the past 3 months. Originally we booked...