Forgetfulness fees

Hannon, Kerry; Mannix, Margaret
August 1993
U.S. News & World Report;8/2/93, Vol. 115 Issue 5, p57
Reports that firms are cracking down on customers who don't cancel unwanted reservations of mini-vans, convertibles, and four-wheel-drive vehicles, special request vehicles that aren't a large part of their fleet. Fees; Avis and Alamo; Details.


Related Articles

  • Should you buy or lease your next car? Marsa, L. // Black Enterprise;May88, Vol. 18 Issue 10, p49 

    A growing number of Americans have traded in the time- honored tradition of car ownership for the convenient and `more- car-for-less-money' option of leasing. Pros and cons. Advice.

  • Top auto rental agencies.  // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);6/26/95, Vol. 42 Issue 26, p20 

    Lists the top automobile rental agencies in Nassau County and Suffolk County in New York State as of June 26, 1995 according to the number of automobiles available for rental. Includes Premier Car Rental; Snappy Car Rental; Thrifty Car Rental.

  • Auto leasing firms.  // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);6/26/95, Vol. 42 Issue 26, p20 

    Lists the top automobile leasing firms in Long Island, New York as of June 26, 1995 according to the number of employees. Includes GE Capital Fleet Services; Barco Auto Leasing; Potamkin Auto Center.

  • Top limousine firms.  // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);6/26/95, Vol. 42 Issue 26, p21 

    Lists the top limousine firms in Long Island, N.Y., based on the number of vehicles as of June 26, 1995. All Island Airport Limo Services; Delux Transportation Services; Ollies Airport Services.

  • Renting a car in Europe: Your best bets for 1997.  // Consumer Reports Travel Letter;May97, Vol. 13 Issue 5, p100 

    Presents information on various aspects of the car rental industry in Europe. Available models; Touring rates; Special charges imposed by car-rental firms: Comparison with train costs. INSETS: Key findings.;Buy it, sell it back.;Car vs train costs..

  • Options to go. Koblenz, J. // Black Enterprise;Jun91, Vol. 21 Issue 11, p341 

    Helps car-rental customers to determine the right agency, model, insurance coverage, and rental rate for their needs. Saving time; Saving money; Insuring a safe drive; Fancy options; Renting a model before purchasing.

  • Renting a car. Brown, Ann // Black Enterprise;May93, Vol. 23 Issue 10, p103 

    Provides tips on renting a car when vacationing in the Caribbean islands. Higher costs due to import and insurance rates; Government tax; Gasoline cost of about $2/gallon; Advance booking; International Driver's Permit; Local permits; More.

  • RV rentals boom.  // Automotive News;4/26/1993, Vol. 67 Issue 5496, Insight p2i 

    Reports on the recreation-vehicle rental market's high level of requests. Strong domestic reservations; High international bookings.

  • Hired hand. Sawyers, Arlena // Automotive News;7/5/1993, Vol. 67 Issue 5507, Insight p4i 

    Discusses the daily rental vehicles business. Car dealers as franchisees; Obtaining financing and insurance.

  • Leasing: A popular alternative to buying a car.  // New Hampshire Business Review;10/29/93, Vol. 15 Issue 20, p23 

    Provides guidelines to determine if leasing a car would be more practical for the its user than buying one. Financial situation; Car buying habits; Car as a business expense; Maintenance concerns; Type of lease.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics