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Oct 4, 2011 9:01AM on Smart SpendingBy Stacy Johnson

Renting a car is simple and cheap. But those counter employees sure make it tough to decline the up-sells and upgrades. Here's why you should.

Jul 25, 2011 2:10PM on Smart SpendingBy Stacy Johnson

Renting a car for a road trip is expensive, especially with hefty one-way fees. There's a much cheaper alternative.

Jun 24, 2011 12:52PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

Mindy Kaling of 'The Office' paid twice for car rental insurance she probably didn't need in the first place.

May 26, 2011 10:55AM on Smart SpendingBy Stacy Johnson

I've been doing stories about saving money and avoiding rip-offs for more than 20 years, so you'd think I wouldn't have fallen into this fee trap.

Apr 13, 2011 3:43PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

New cars damaged in a crash are more likely to be sidelined by a parts shortage caused by the crises in Japan.

Mar 30, 2011 7:22PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

Blogger's 3 omissions and blunders caused him to spend $100 more than he needed to for a rental car.

Feb 28, 2011 1:21PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

It may surprise you to know that there's nothing illegal about renting out recalled cars without bothering to fix them or tell customers about the risk they're taking.

Nov 2, 2010 2:16PM on Smart SpendingBy Teresa Mears

Companies are charging customers for roadside assistance, unless they pay a daily fee up front. But whose fault is a flat?

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