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Should you get insurance on car rentals?

Car renters often face the same conundrum — whether to purchase car rental insurance.

In some cases, a rental car may be covered through a driver's standard car insurance or even a credit card. But in other instances, a renter may need to purchase coverage through the car rental company.

Several websites provide insights about the ins and outs of car rental insurance. Here is a sampling:

• Spotlights types of rental car insurance coverage and credit card benefits.

• Car Insurance Comparison: Serves up a step-by-step guide to understanding car rental insurance.

• Consumer Affairs: Provides car rental insurance tip sheet.

• Discusses car rental insurance offered by credit cards, and where gaps in coverage can occur.

• Offers car rental insurance basics.

Should you get insurance on car rentals? 11/15/13 [Last modified: Sunday, November 17, 2013 7:23pm]
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