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Mimicking airlines, hotel fees go sky-high

...the recession, the travel industry grew fee-happy. Car-rental companies charged extra for services such as electronic...major surcharge for several years. But as airlines and car rental agencies made fees commonplace, hotels started to think...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-30/mimicking-airlines-hotel-f
Car rental prices spike for Masters Week

...Augusta during Masters Week, and area car rental companies have their prices set accordingly...Augusta.For many of the national car rental chains ? among them, Hertz, Enterprise...the airport. Those in the local car rental industry attribute the higher prices...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-04-01/car-rental-
Caitlin Genevieve Clark - Samuel Matthew Bevan

...Northview High School in Duluth, Ga., and attended Clayton State University. Samuel is currently employed by Sixt Car Rental as a Supervisor, and Concorde Fire Soccer Club as a Select Soccer Coach. Given in marriage by her father, the bride...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=CE000172142667
Wedding
Car rental company using satellites to fine speeders

...bank card. His bank told him the car rental company, Acme Rent-A-Car, had...outlet, in New Haven. While other car rental companies use GPS to track stolen...and levying fines. Six national car rental companies contacted by The Associated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/07/04/tec_316935.shtml
XXX Technology
Colmans: Checking car rental policies pays off

...before you go so you will know what coverages you have should a problem occur. In many cases, you can avoid buying the car rental company's insurance because the coverages and deductibles you have on your personal auto policy extend to the rental...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/05/07/bus_311325.shtml
Business
What Is It?

...would have it, only a few weeks later, my dear old dad showed me an ad for a 1971 GTO being sold through the local Avis Car Rental. We looked, I saw, I bought! It was my dad that had also found that Lemans. He may not have scored a home run with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-07-31/what-it
Evans man sought for felony theft of Hertz vehicle

Richmond County deputies are searching for an Evans man who hasn't returned a vehicle he rented from Hertz Car Rental.Marlon Hill, of 4022 Cameron Court, is accused of felony theft by conversion after having not made payments on a 2014 silver...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-15/evans-man-sought-felon
Cut car-rental costs with smart shopping

...agents might have access to discounted car rental deals. Consumers always should check directly with car rental companies to see whether they're...Ms. Dunnan said. "If you ask a car rental agent 'Is this your best price...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/04/29/liv_126426.shtml
Life & style
Car rental companies snub, charge young drivers

...driving since you were 16?" Blame their accident-prone peers who have sent auto insurance premiums soaring and made car rental companies wary of younger drivers in general. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, under-25...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/30/bus_441306.shtml
Business
Airlines ask Congress to roll back airfare rule

...consumer. It's just dishonest."Airlines say they should be able to advertise their fares the same way hotels, car rental agencies and other businesses do ? by advertising the price of their service and adding in taxes and fees before the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-05-08/airlines-ask-congress-roll