There’s something strange about this rental car

During a recent visit to Atlanta, Sixt Rent a Car upgraded Samuel Ventola to a Jeep Patriot instead of the subcompact he had reserved. Maybe it wasn’t doing him a favor.
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Heading to Europe? Beware of stealth traffic tickets

Months after Ruth Carr returned from Italy, the citations started piling up in her mailbox: two for driving in a “restricted” area in Rome, another for a similar traffic violation in Vicenza.
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Car renters may hit potholes when they cross borders

Kathie Baker has reservations about her rental car, and with good reason.
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Is the health insurance debate missing travelers?

hospitalDoes your health insurance cover you when you leave the country? A survey commissioned by the US Travel Insurance Association suggests you aren’t.

Traditional domestic health insurance plans typically limit coverage for out-of-country medical expenses to emergency-related costs, it found. They also have high deductibles and co-pays for emergency treatment abroad and don’t cover emergency transportation in cases of life threatening illness where medical evacuation may be required.
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