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Ernesto Suarez, founder and CEO of Insuremyrentalcar.com, was interviewed by www.cheapcarinsurance.net on the extra costs that drivers face when they arrive to pick up their rental car.

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Over one in three (36%) US car rental drivers skim read the rental company's terms and conditions saying they don’t feel they have the time to read them properly. Only 19% read them in full.

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Our CEO, Ernesto Suarez, was interviewed by veteran television anchor and radio host, Paul Berry, for a piece on car rental and how to save money.

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The journalist, Michelle Singletary, who writes the nationally syndicated personal finance column, “The Color of Money” advised in her column, 'Don’t let rental car snafus wreck your vacation'.

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Over a quarter (26%) of US drivers renting a car have driven without fully understanding what insurance they had and what they were covered for.

Rental car desk38% admit to booking the cheapest rental car available

Over one in four (26%) US car renters have arrived to collect a rental car only to be told that none were available, according to a new survey by YouGov.

Toy car sitting on US dollars

Nearly half (46%)* of rental car companies are charging over $175 for a week’s Collision (CDW) and Loss Damage Waiver (LDW). This is over $157 more than a standalone policy from an independent company like InsureMyRentalCar.com which charges from only $17.50 for a single trip policy (up to 31 days in length) - ten times cheaper!

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