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The Hidden Costs of Rental Cars

You're renting a vehicle, not buying it, but many consumers have likely looked at their bill and wondered if that's really the case.

Avis Buying Zipcar in Deal Worth Nearly $500 Million

Avis is buying Zipcar for $491.2 million, expanding its offerings from traditional car rentals to car sharing services. Zipcar, which was founded in 2000, has more than 760,000 members. It went public in 2011.

Earn Some Gas Money With Your Own Rent-a-Car Program

With help from companies like RelayRides, Zimride, SideCar, JustShareIt and Getaround, you can rent out your idle car to people who need a short term vehicle. So while you're at work, at a movie, or out of town, your car can make money to offset the cost of car insurance, gas, and car payments instead of sitting in a garage.

Summer Spendin': Who Wins When School's Out?

Summer vacation has hardly begun, and the chorus of "buy me, buy me" is already at full volume in homes across the country. And parents can only say no to so many of those requests. So which companies are gong to benefit from the school break? DailyFinance has a few ideas.

Expedia's AirAsia Partnership Is Just the Ticket

Expedia, the world's largest online travel agency, soon will be selling flights, hotel bookings and holiday packages in the world's fastest growing aviation and tourism market, thanks to an exclusive deal with AirAsia. Trefis takes a look at what the deal will mean for both companies.

Most outrageous fees

When most people think of outrageous fees, they often think of airlines, which have become pros at conjuring up fees for every aspect of the flight...

Labor Day travel deals await

If you've waited until now to plan an escape for the last weekend of summer, there are still bargains out there, whether you're looking to stay close...