General Policies

Discount Car Rentals Online is an discount vendor of major national car rental companies such as Avis, Budget, Dollar, Thrifty and Enterprise Rent A Car. Discount Car Rentals Online offers rental cars at thousands of U.S., Canada and international locations. Because of our arrangement with these various companies, we are able to offer a wide variety of vehicles; economy cars, luxury cars, Jeep Wranglers, SUV's and even sports cars at some car rental locations. The company's rental services are subject to certain policies.

Credit Card Debit Card Information
The person renting a car must have a credit card in order to rent a car. Some companies allow a car to be rented using a debit card. Restrictions apply. With some companies, Prepaid credit cards, gift cards, debit cards, check cards might be accepted for payment at the end of the rental. Check with each car rental company for their specific terms and conditions.

Minimum Age
The minimum age to be able to rent or drive a rental car is usually 21 years. Please note that there is a surcharge for renters who are between the age of 21 and 24. For drivers aged between 21 and 24 years, most rental car companies will impose an additional rental charge.

Other Charges
Taxes, fees and add-ons are added to all base rates. Add-ons may include GPS Navigation, infant and child safety seats, roof racks, insurance or gas filled up by the agency and any other applicable taxes and fees.

Driving License Requirements
To rent a car in the United States, one must have a driving license from the United States or most other foreign countries. However, some car rental companies also ask for an international driver's permit along with all non-English, non-USA foreign licenses. A driver's license from the person's country of origin is required.

Additional Drivers
Some companies allow an additional driver at no additional charge. His or her age should be at least 21 years and the additional surcharges will be applicable for drivers aged 21 to 24 years.

Insurance
Purchasing additional insurance from the car rental company is not mandatory. Insurance is at an additional charge.

Types of Cars Available
Generally, all cars offered for rent are late model. There are no guarantee made on the make or model of the car reserved for a customer. The car companies will do their best to give you the make and model of car you reserved.

Border Crossing
It's best to check with each car rental company for their restrictions on crossing borders to a foreign country. Crossing into a foreign country usually requires the purchase of additional insurance. Make sure you have a passport.

Off-Road
None of the rented vehicles can be driven off the road.

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