This arrived in my inbox today. I was PC for years before discovering National (courtesy Milepoint) and before Sixt began in the US, thus retained my devoted loyalty wherever they operate. I really don't understand this since I've only rented from Hertz a couple of times during the last year or so. Does anybody have insight? Enjoy your President’s Circle® status. Congratulations on earning Hertz Gold Plus Rewards®President’s Circle® status! This elite level of exclusive benefits is awarded especially to valued members like you. In recognition of your elite status, valid through March 31, 2014, you'll receive confirmed one-car-class upgrades and confirmed availability whenever you need a car, plus all Hertz Gold Plus Rewards benefits such as Gold Choice¹, Mobile Gold Alerts², eReceipts and the opportunity to earn greater Gold Plus Rewards Bonus Points³. Visit www.hertz.com to make your next President's Circle reservation. You can also call 1-800-CAR-GOLD (1-800-227-4653). All you need to enjoy your exclusive benefits is your Hertz member number or your current membership card.† Thanks for making Hertz your first choice for car rentals worldwide. We look forward to serving you again soon! P.S. To retain President's Circle status, annual re-qualification is required. Click here for program terms and conditions. Your new member card will be mailed to you shortly.