Frequent renters of cars who have elite status with Avis or National can request a status match from Hertz Gold Plus Rewards through Jan. 31, 2012. Hertz elite levels include Hertz Five Star and Hertz President’s Club. Hertz Five Star status comes with a one-class car upgrade, 10 percent point bonus, 600 bonus points after every 15 qualifying rentals and exclusive discounts. Hertz President’s Circle members receive guaranteed reservations with a minimum two hours advance notice and 25 percent bonus points, in addition to Hertz Five Star benefits.
To request a status match, enroll in Hertz Gold if you aren’t already a member and send an email to Hertzstatusmatch@hertz.com. Provide proof of your identity and proof of your elite status in another program with your email, such as a copy of your monthly statement or member card with expiration date. Visit http://www.insideflyer.com/link/?5547 for more information about Hertz status match program. And a reminder that if you sign up for Hertz #1 Club Gold by Dec. 15, you’ll receive 500 bonus points for signing up, which is enough points for a free weekend day. And the $60 membership fee is waived through Dec. 15, 2011.