The tricks they play at the car rental counter

Ask George Mayo about car insurance, and he’ll tell you that his State Farm policy covers rentals. He’s certain of it. And he’s also certain that when he rented a car from Avis in Nashville recently, he declined the optional insurance.

Insurance isn’t required by law when you rent a vehicle in the United States, but it’s a good idea. That’s because you don’t want to pay $30,000 for a new car if you’re in an accident, or even a few hundred bucks for a fender bender.
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