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Atlas Choice customers tell of money being snatched from their accounts and bookings cancelled as car hire firm hits ... - This is Money

Thu, 12/22/2016 - 08:24

This is Money

Atlas Choice customers tell of money being snatched from their accounts and bookings cancelled as car hire firm hits ...
This is Money
Dozens of angry customers who used Atlas Choice to book a car rental say they have been double-charged after the firm failed to pay the suppliers. A number of customers – some who booked the car hire back in January via Atlas Choice – have apparently ...

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Priceline Group Gave $2 Million to Rentalcars.com to Launch a Taxi Service - Skift

Thu, 12/22/2016 - 07:39

Skift

Priceline Group Gave $2 Million to Rentalcars.com to Launch a Taxi Service
Skift
When arriving at Dublin Airport, instead of renting a car from Hertz, Avis, or Enterprise through sister-company Rentalcars.com, some travelers are opting to use Rideways to get a private driver in a Skoda Octavia for the $52 ride to the Hilton Dublin ...

Thrifty offers free rental cars from Wellington to Auckland - Scoop.co.nz (press release)

Wed, 12/21/2016 - 23:07

Thrifty offers free rental cars from Wellington to Auckland
Scoop.co.nz (press release)
We offer free car hire from specific locations at certain times. Customers must cover the fuel and we will rent the car to them for 48 hours for free. Standard insurance is included in the deal and an optional excess waiver is available should the ...

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How can a car hire firm just take money from my credit card without authority? - The Guardian

Tue, 12/20/2016 - 02:01

How can a car hire firm just take money from my credit card without authority?
The Guardian
Back in June I rented a car for a week from Fleet Rent a Car at Dubrovnik airport via the Holiday Autos website. The plane was slightly late and Fleet charged me an extra £32 for late pick-up. It also took my card details for pre-authorisation of £1 ...

Street woman who let uninsured learner driver take control of rental car fined and given six points - Somerset Live

Mon, 12/19/2016 - 07:34

Somerset Live

Street woman who let uninsured learner driver take control of rental car fined and given six points
Somerset Live
A Street woman who hired a car and then let an uninsured learner get behind the wheel has been fined and had six points put on her licence. Phoebe Owen signed an agreement with the car hire company that she would be the driver, but when the man took ...

Limofied – Australia's first ride-booking & car-rental app launched in ... - Daily Pakistan

Sun, 12/18/2016 - 00:09

Daily Pakistan

Limofied – Australia's first ride-booking & car-rental app launched in ...
Daily Pakistan
LAHORE - Limofied - an Australian-owned, rapidly growing ride-share, car-hire and car-booking app, has been launched in Pakistan. It allows passengers using ...

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Alemadcars.com Announces Massive Discounts on Car Hire in Dubai - Digital Journal

Fri, 12/16/2016 - 01:16

Alemadcars.com Announces Massive Discounts on Car Hire in Dubai
Digital Journal
Dubai, UAE -- (SBWIRE) -- 12/16/2016 -- Alemadcars.com has announced special offers on car rentals for this Christmas and New Year. They are known to be the best car hire services in Dubai offering top notch brands for rent. The rental service works in ...

Taking the sting out of car rentals - Irish Independent

Thu, 12/15/2016 - 21:32

Taking the sting out of car rentals
Irish Independent
For many Irish people living overseas, Christmas provides an important excuse to travel home and visit friends and family. But it's also a mini-bonanza for the car hire industry here, which sees demand for hire cars reach one of its highest peaks of ...

Can Turo Do For Automobiles What Airbnb Has Done For Apartments? - Forbes

Thu, 12/15/2016 - 19:29

International Business Times UK

Can Turo Do For Automobiles What Airbnb Has Done For Apartments?
Forbes
Ready to share? Turo is launching its peer-to-peer car rental outside North America for the first time (Photo: Turo). Airbnb became the poster child of the sharing ...
Turo: The 'Airbnb for cars' start-up launches in the UK - IBTimes UKInternational Business Times UK

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Car rental company opens new Houston office, plans to hire - Houston Business Journal

Thu, 12/15/2016 - 09:39

Houston Business Journal

Car rental company opens new Houston office, plans to hire
Houston Business Journal
St. Louis-based Enterprise Holdings LLC, which manages the car rental brands Alamo, Enterprise and National, has opened a new office in Spring that allows the rental car company the opportunity to significantly expand its Houston presence. The new ...

Turo: The 'Airbnb for cars' start-up launches in the UK - International Business Times UK

Thu, 12/15/2016 - 09:05

International Business Times UK

Turo: The 'Airbnb for cars' start-up launches in the UK
International Business Times UK
The sharing economy has a new neighbour as Turo, a US startup that works like an Airbnb for cars, heads to UK streets. The service allows people to profit from renting out their cars when they're not using them, which could see the car hire industry ...

Turo expands its 'Airbnb for cars' beyond North America and into the U.K. - VentureBeat

Wed, 12/14/2016 - 19:02

VentureBeat

Turo expands its 'Airbnb for cars' beyond North America and into the U.K.
VentureBeat
“What is different about Turo is its extraordinary selection of unique vehicles for rent at a variety of price points that makes the service stand out from traditional car-hire players,” explained Turo CEO Andre Haddad to VentureBeat. “Turo has ...

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Local Car Hire Company Commits To Ensuring That Backpacking ... - Satellite PR News (press release)

Wed, 12/14/2016 - 13:39

Local Car Hire Company Commits To Ensuring That Backpacking ...
Satellite PR News (press release)
All Day Car Rentals has committed itself to providing backpackers with cheap transportation to make their expedition affordable. Backpacking is one of the ...

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Top tips for car hire abroad - BUzz

Tue, 12/13/2016 - 17:37

BUzz

Top tips for car hire abroad
BUzz
Hiring a car when travelling overseas has so many advantages: enabling you to travel beyond a city's public transport, saving you money on taxis for larger groups and giving you the freedom to enjoy your travels as you like it. Although it may seem ...

Points Expands Online Travel Capabilities with Launch of Car Rental Bookings for Loyalty Programs - Satellite PR News (press release)

Tue, 12/13/2016 - 09:47

Points Expands Online Travel Capabilities with Launch of Car Rental Bookings for Loyalty Programs
Satellite PR News (press release)
13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Points (TSX:PTS) (Nasdaq:PCOM), the global leader in powering loyalty commerce, today announced the expansion of its Point Travel SaaS booking service to include car rental booking functionality, in addition to hotel ...

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For £24, You Can Hire a Police Car for a Day - VICE

Tue, 12/13/2016 - 07:55

For £24, You Can Hire a Police Car for a Day
VICE
Kraft used to rent fake police cars to film production companies, when he had the idea for this side-venture. One evening, one of his employees took a patrol car home after a day on set and parked it front of his house overnight. The next day, his ...

ST. LUCIA NATIONAL CAR RENTAL OFFERS CHEAP CAR HIRE IN ST LUCIA WITH BOOKING AND CANCELLATION ... - TravPR.com (press release)

Tue, 12/13/2016 - 07:12

ST. LUCIA NATIONAL CAR RENTAL OFFERS CHEAP CAR HIRE IN ST LUCIA WITH BOOKING AND CANCELLATION ...
TravPR.com (press release)
COM) SAINT LUCIA - December 13th, 2016 - St. Lucia National Car Rental, a long established car rental company serving continuously St. Lucia customers with pure, simple and quality transportation service, offers cheap car hire in St Lucia with online ...

World's Largest Car Rental Company to Hire 10000 College Graduates, 2000 Interns Across Seven Countries - PR Newswire (press release)

Mon, 12/12/2016 - 10:12

PR Newswire (press release)

World's Largest Car Rental Company to Hire 10000 College Graduates, 2000 Interns Across Seven Countries
PR Newswire (press release)
ST. LOUIS, Dec. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Enterprise Holdings Inc., the largest car rental company in the world, today announced plans to hire nearly 10,000 college graduates into its Management Training Program and more than 2,000 interns into its ...

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Uber drivers using rental cars - The Advertiser

Sat, 12/10/2016 - 06:37

The Advertiser

Uber drivers using rental cars
The Advertiser
Rideshare Car Rental at Ascot Park advertises “affordable car hire for Uber drivers with rates starting at $179 a week with unlimited kilometres”. Taxi Council SA president Jim Triantafyllou said the use of rental cars “adds yet another dimension to ...

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Uber drivers using rental cars - News.com.au - NEWS.com.au

Sat, 12/10/2016 - 06:35

NEWS.com.au

Uber drivers using rental cars - News.com.au
NEWS.com.au
ILLEGAL rideshare service operator UberX is encouraging drivers without cars to use rental vehicles as passenger demands ramp up for the festive season.

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