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I am going to Los Angeles in june and wanted to find the best price for my car rental and wanted to know any tips to do so. In addition I am under 25 so any ways to get that under age fee waved would be great. thanx
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Re: Car Rentals for Beginners
« Reply #60 on: February 29, 2016, 11:51:39 PM »
Nah I need NY
Fly down for $39 and drive it back. It will definitely come out cheaper than renting here (if its for a few days). If you have time....

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Re: Car Rentals for Beginners
« Reply #61 on: February 29, 2016, 11:54:10 PM »
Fly down for $39 and drive it back. It will definitely come out cheaper than renting here (if its for a few days). If you have time....
Key words if you have time

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Re: Car Rentals for Beginners
« Reply #62 on: March 01, 2016, 06:23:31 PM »
Key words if you have time
why don't you check budget rentals or uhall they usally have those type of passenger vans...some have seats and some have no seats.
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Re: Car Rentals for Beginners
« Reply #63 on: March 01, 2016, 06:26:28 PM »
Since I'm pretty much clueless about rental cars, is there any info I would use like signing up for a gold member on hertz or any codes to enter to start you off with some points!? Or do I just go on the site and enter my info as a regular person as creating a new account? 
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Re: Car Rentals for Beginners
« Reply #64 on: March 01, 2016, 06:51:06 PM »
Since I'm pretty much clueless about rental cars, is there any info I would use like signing up for a gold member on hertz or any codes to enter to start you off with some points!? Or do I just go on the site and enter my info as a regular person as creating a new account?
Not much to do. Just enter on the site like a regular person
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Re: Car Rentals for Beginners
« Reply #65 on: March 01, 2016, 06:54:33 PM »
What does a gold member do for me? Also is there still ways to use someone else's usaa card # or make myself  an added user so I could rent under 25? 
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Re: Car Rentals for Beginners
« Reply #66 on: March 02, 2016, 04:54:47 AM »
What does a gold member do for me? Also is there still ways to use someone else's usaa card # or make myself  an added user so I could rent under 25?
Gold member basically just gets u point and faster service. U can become an authorized cardholder on someone's USAA debit account
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Re: Car Rentals for Beginners
« Reply #67 on: March 02, 2016, 04:29:48 PM »
Gold member basically just gets u point and faster service. U can become an authorized cardholder on someone's USAA debit account
even if I do go onto that debit account, is that enough for using at hertz or will I need a credit card (usaa), is there no card today comparable to the usaa card? 
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Re: Car Rentals for Beginners
« Reply #68 on: March 02, 2016, 10:47:47 PM »
even if I do go onto that debit account, is that enough for using at hertz or will I need a credit card (usaa), is there no card today comparable to the usaa card?
When u go onto the debit account u will get a debit card w ur name on it
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Re: Car Rentals for Beginners
« Reply #69 on: March 03, 2016, 08:35:52 AM »
Quick comment re: pricing.  I consistently find Costco travel has the best prices.  Cars are booked with the major national car rental companies.

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Re: Car Rentals for Beginners
« Reply #70 on: March 04, 2016, 02:25:39 AM »
Quick comment re: pricing.  I consistently find Costco travel has the best prices.  Cars are booked with the major national car rental companies.
would that be the best rate also for drivers under 25
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Re: Car Rentals for Beginners
« Reply #71 on: March 04, 2016, 10:25:06 AM »
Quick comment re: pricing.  I consistently find Costco travel has the best prices.  Cars are booked with the major national car rental companies.

Never found it cheaper for the dates and locations I needed. I guess it depends on many factors, and as usual compare all the options before.

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Re: Car Rentals for Beginners
« Reply #72 on: May 08, 2016, 06:00:07 PM »
Which company is cheapest on one way rental?
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Re: Car Rentals for Beginners
« Reply #73 on: May 08, 2016, 06:20:27 PM »
Which company is cheapest on one way rental?
General Rule... Depends from where to where. As company's often have one way deals from the South (FL) after the winter.

Other wise, IME National

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Re: Car Rentals for Beginners
« Reply #74 on: May 08, 2016, 06:40:16 PM »
Which company is cheapest on one way rental?

Use Costco Travel to compare for a start, before corporate codes and coupons. I once had Budget pricing out cheaper than a same location, while all other companies were way more expensive.