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Rental car driving in Germany. 3 Lessons Learned.

My family recently visited Germany where we flew into Frankfurt airport, took a train to Cologne, then rented a car to drive to Baden-Baden, drove through the black forest, visited Neuschwanstein Castle, and then spent a couple days in Munich.  Overall: awesome trip.  And I learned a few things about driving a rental car in Germany… #1 Autoslash is awesome Autoslash is ridiculously good at finding car rental deals.  Our itinerary involved picking up our…

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Get $50 Hotel Discount With Hertz Rental Of 3+ Days (Targeted)

Hertz $50 hotel gift card

Hertz is emailing out a targeted promotion that’s offering a $50 discount on hotel bookings when renting a midsize or larger car for 3+ days. The hotel discount isn’t very flexible, but might be worth exploring for some as it can provide larger discounts than just the $50. The Deal Earn a $50 hotel gift card when you rent a midsize car or larger with Hertz for 3+ days. Direct link to offer. Key Terms…

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(EXPIRED) United changes Hertz promo (2 days now required for full miles)

United has changed its long-standing promotion with Hertz that awards United MileagePlus miles her Hertz rentals. Through this lucrative promotion, it has long been possible to earn more than 2,000 miles per Hertz rental — even when the rental period was just one day. Unfortunately, United has instituted a 2-day minimum in order to earn miles, significantly devaluing this promo if you often used it for 1-day rentals. The Deal Negative change: United / Hertz promo now requires…

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(EXPIRED) Up to 2750 United miles per Hertz booking

Hertz has extended its usual offer of up to 2,750 United miles with each booking through July 31, 2018 (that’s 1500 bonus miles in addition to the miles you normally earn). That can be a nice return on a cheap rental depending on how you value the miles. This offer comes around regularly and there are occasionally targeted offers for additional bonus miles. The United CDP may or may not produce a good enough price to justify using…

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How to keep Hertz points alive

When renting from Hertz you can choose to earn frequent flyer miles or Hertz Gold Plus Rewards points.  Hertz Gold Plus Rewards points can be used to book free rentals (but you still have to pay taxes and fees) starting at 550 per day for weekend rentals. Unfortunately for those of us who are infrequent Hertz renters, Hertz points expire after 24 months of inactivity.  And, unlike many other programs, the only account activity that…

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[EXPIRED] New Hertz offer stacks for 15% back total + United miles

This morning, my wife and I received the following targeted offer for Hertz on 1 card each — and this should stack with some other key offers for a nice savings: The Deal Get 10% back at Hertz as a statement credit at participating Hertz Corporate-owned locations in the US by 12/31/17 Should stack with 5% back from Amex OPEN savings & Hertz United offer Key terms Only valid at participating corporate-owned locations within the US (see that link for…

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(EXPIRED) Big Hertz / United 5K+ per rental offer returns [Targeted]

United and Hertz have brought back a popular promotion worth more than 5,000 United MileagePlus Miles per rental for those targeted. The Deal 1,500 bonus miles per mid-size or larger rental (available to everyone) 3,000 bonus miles with every rental through January 31, 2018 (targeted) Additional bonus based on Elite or Cardholder status (I’m a MileagePlus Explorer cardholder, so my offer is for an additional 750 miles — you may get up to 1,250 based on status The terms state…

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More than 5K United miles per rental with Hertz [Targeted]

Last month, we reported on a promotion launched between SAS and Hertz that was awarding 5K SAS miles per Hertz rental. It was short lived — not long after, the terms were changed to require at minimum a 3-day rental (in the US) in order to earn the bonus. However, there is a new targeted promotion out with United and Hertz that has been sent via email. It targets some members to earn more than 5,000 United…

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Hertz makes sneaky change to SAS promotion

We previously wrote about an Amazing promotion (maybe): 5k SAS miles per cheap Hertz rental. The gist of the promotion is that SAS was partnering with Hertz to offer 5,000 miles per rental for reservations made between now and the end of June for pick ups by September 30th. The offer seemed to good to be true — in many cities, a car could be rented for $20-$30 for a day. By making single day rentals,…

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