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One-Way Car Rentals for Just ~$5 Per Day!

Planning a road trip this fall?  Here’s a fun and cheap opportunity! Via Points With a Crew, Hertz, Dollar and Thrifty are offering some great one-way rental deals.  For as little as ~$5 per day! Pick-up … Read entire article »

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United Extends Hertz Promo, Surprises No One

United has been offering shiploads of bonus miles for renting cars with Hertz for the past couple of years. It’s arguably the best rental car promotion out there, and offers … Read entire article »

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Hertz Canceling Some Car Rental Reservations Over Eclipse Weekend

Eclipse mania is sweeping the nation from coast-to-coast. Or at least in every city, town, or map dot near or within the 70-mile wide path of totality. Businesses fortunate enough … Read entire article »

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Silvercar Is Expanding To Seattle & Orlando This Summer

I’ve written extensively about Silvercar, including about the rental experience at LAX. Silvercar is an innovative rental car company available in over a dozen markets, with only one type of car … Read entire article »

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What’s the Difference Between US Bank FlexPoints and Altitude Points?

A Million Mile Secrets reader emailed: How do the US Bank travel credit cards work?  Can I redeem points for a statement credit or only toward travel purchases? This is a great … Read entire article »

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How You Earn Flexible Bank Points With Several Cards in the Same Program

Million Mile Secrets reader, Amy, commented: Is American Express Membership Rewards similar to Chase Ultimate Rewards where you earn points on each card individually?  Or are AMEX Membership Rewards points pooled into … Read entire article »

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When The “Sharing” Economy Fails — My Terrible Experience Using Turo

For those of you not familiar with Turo, it’s a peer-to-peer car marketplace. Think of it as the Airbnb of car rentals. Instead of renting a car from a big, … Read entire article »

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How to Earn Lucrative Sign-Up Bonuses Without Paying Annual Fees Out-of-Pocket

I’ve written why even thrifty folks like me should consider annual fee cards.  Because these cards often come with big sign-up bonuses and great perks that can help you achieve … Read entire article »

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