Car Rental Tips

Can You Drive a Rental Car into Canada?

Planning a trip where you’re going to drive a rental car across the border into Canada? Beginning August 9, 2021, American travelers who are fully vaccinated against Covid-19 may enter Canada. Maybe you’d like to test drive a certain make of car. Or perhaps you’d…

Car Rental Tips

The Maximum Age to Rent a Car

Senior drivers may wonder if there is a maximum age to rent a car. As long as you have a valid driver’s license, you should be able to rent a car in the United States and Canada. Rental car companies here typically do not typically…

Frequent Renter Programs

The Lowdown on Budget Fastbreak

Budget Rent a Car‘s frequent renter program targets the price-conscious occasional renter rather than the frequent business traveler. Budget Fastbreak offers some—but not all—of the benefits associated with sister company Avis’s Preferred service, and usually at a lower daily rate. Like the Alamo Insiders program,…