- Credit Card Rental Insurance is not as clear cut as all these travel blogs make it look.
- Responsibility to pay for damage is yours – regardless of fault – if you rent a vehicle.
- Rental Agreement must have same name as name of purchaser, especially if paying with points.
- Avoid Oahu, Hawaii Towing Lot Mafia
- Avoid Hertz
- Know Uninsured provision of personal rental insurance.
I landed in Oahu with the intention of exploring the city for three days on foot/public transport, and then renting a car for couple days to explore the rest of the island. The plane was booked to leave in two days, so I thought it would be easy just to drop off the car on the way out of town. So the story begins.Continue reading“How to Screw Up a Car Rental”