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Why car hire excess insurance saves money

Travel Advice: Car hire is sold with basic insurance but there is usually an excess amount on top of that. There can be few greater irritants than the rigmarole surrounding car insurance when you go to pick up a rental car It can be as much or more than the hire cost, doubling the initial rate. Some counter staff can be more than enthusiastic in encouraging you into taking the
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Over 70? Check the T&C’s

Car hire firms that sting motorists with hidden charges are exploiting Keith Beasant, 79, and his wife Beryl, 72, from Uxbridge, North-West London, discovered they would have to pay more than double the cost of regular car hire for a ten-day holiday in Majorca this autumn because of Keith’s age. them with an extra trick – targeting them for being old. Holidaymakers are vulnerable to rip-offs when picking up keys