USAA Rental Car Promotion Doesn’t Offer Huge Savings

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  1. Prior2Boarding

    Prior2Boarding New Member

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    The USAA rental car promotion is a bit of a bust, after testing the pricing for an upcoming trip. About a week ago, I received a flyer from USAA with a list of the USAA rental car promotion, which is in effect until 12/31/2014 (Enterprise does not have an expiration date, and I believe you can always book Enterprise through them). However, after doing some playing around with the promotion, the savings are not really that great. I have an upcoming trip to Seattle in November, so I used that trip to compare the regular prices with the promotional prices. Here’s the breakdown on how the promotions work and whether they really offer any savings: Avis: There is actually a minimum number of days required under this promotion in order to get the discount from them. Their requirement is five days, which may work for some people, but I rarely need a car for that length of time. Therefore, I was not able to get a promotional value for my weekend trip to Seattle. Budget: No deal here, the price was exactly the same with the promotion than it was when I didn’t enter the promotion code. The promotion was [...] The post USAA Rental Car Promotion Doesn’t Offer Huge Savings appeared first on Fly2Travel.

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