Travel Alert: Citi Drops Car Rental Insurance and Other Key Perks on Most Cards

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Attention, shoppers: If you're used to using a Citi credit card because of benefits like car rental insurance, it may be time to rethink how you pay for upcoming trips.

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How Do Car Rental Companies Handle Recalls?

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Since 2016, a federal law requires rental car companies to fix any recalled car before it' can be rented out. Amazingly, until then it was perfectly legal for car rental companies to rent out a recalled car that had not yet been repaired.

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Why Renting a Car at LAX is So Expensive

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Flying into LAX? When you rent a car at an airport, you can't avoid paying a collection of extra charges, from fees and surcharges to sales tax. Anyone who has flown into Los Angeles International Airport knows about the dreaded fees, including a $7.50-a-day charge to fund a rental car facility that has been in the planning stage since 2002.

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The AutoSlash Guide to the Best Car Rental Apps

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Every car rental company offers an app these days with the aim to streamline the car renting experience. But not all apps are created equal. Here's a rundown of the hits and misses.

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Who Owns Hertz Car Rental?

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The Hertz Corporation, a subsidiary of Hertz Global Holdings Inc., is an American car rental company based in Estero, Florida. Hertz is focused on mainstream leisure travelers while its sister companies, Dollar Rent A Car and Thrifty Car Rental, cater to cost-conscious travelers.

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