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Paying a deposit to hire a car? Beware – you could lose out from changes to exchange rates

Holidaymakers who rent a car overseas from at least four major firms risk losing a chunk of their deposit

12 July 2016

14 tips to slash holiday costs - flight and hotel tricks, cheap car hire and more

Flight and hotel tricks, bargain villas, euros, car hire, insurance and more

27 January 2016

The cheapest time to book millions of Easyjet summer 2016 seats?

It seems odd to talk about summer 2016 before we've got to winter, yet there are some urgent booking tips taking off now

21 October 2015

Home from holiday checklist - nine ways to protect your pocket

If you've returned from holiday, some simple checks could save you £100s - from flight delays, photos to currency

1 September 2015

The 10 travel must-knows before you go

The great jet-away has started so I've compiled a list of need to knows to get the maximum bang for your bucks

30 July 2015

Car hire firms promise to treat customers fairer

Car hire firms Avis-Budget, Enterprise, Europcar, Hertz and Sixt have agreed to improve information given to customers

13 July 2015

DVLA extends time frame to get hire car code following criticism

Hire car 'check codes' are now valid for 21 days, up from the previous three days

10 July 2015

Hiring a car? You'll need a DVLA code from today

The paper counterpart of photocard driving licences is being replaced with a new online system from today

8 June 2015

Jetting off this summer? Act now to save

Don't leave it till the week before, our holiday checklist can save you large, if you sort it now

3 June 2015

Hiring a car? You'll need a DVLA code to do so from 8 June

Motorists planning to hire a car may need to show a code to do so, which is valid only for 72 hours, from 8 June

29 April 2015

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