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10 Secrets About Rental Cars

2. They pile on damage ‘costs’

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Rental companies keep implementing new cost elements to prevent you from using your “free” credit card coverage with an objective to have you purchase their overpriced stuff anyhow. In addition to actual costs of repair, you will also be billed extra charges such as “Loss of use” charges—the list price daily rental rate for every day the car is out of service, “Administrative” fee for processing the paperwork, “Loss of Value”—the amount they claim is the reduced resale value caused by the damage, even repaired etc.

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