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5 Ways to Save on Rental Cars

Finding a good deal takes a little effort — but it’s worth it

En español | Getting a good deal when renting a car is easier now than it's been in years. Though two of the biggest firms got even bigger last year because of mergers — Hertz acquired Dollar Thrifty, and Avis bought Zipcar — they're still facing competition from Enterprise (which ranks first in the U.S. car rental market) and from smaller companies that are growing up. … Back to Article

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A NEW WAY TO HIT THE ROAD: Car sharing is similar to, but not exactly like, renting a car. AARP Financial Ambassador Jean Chatzky explains how car sharing works, and she weighs the pros and cons of “corporate car shares” versus peer-to-peer car sharing.

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