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Topics on car hire rental: adds insurance for car hire - Press Release........ February 16th, 2011

Leading car rentals site offers cheap insurance policies to the already fantastic bargains for car hire deals

For travellers, finding the best cover for car hire insurance can be a pricey process as there are many additional charges, which is why can now offer car hire insurance to add to its rental deals. The award-winning car hire comparator goes on helping travellers save money for renting cars in the world's top destinations.

To address what is normally an expensive procedure for travellers has begun to offer car hire insurance to add another string to its bow in the car hire field. The award-winning site helps tourists save on exorbitant charges from insurers, which when added to the cheapest care hire deals on the internet, make the company even more of a boon to travellers.

Car hire excess insurance can be a vital money saver for people when on holiday as most travel insurance companies do not include hire cars in their policies. now has a range of insurance cover available to help people not feel the sting of hefty excess charges as the insurance can be had for as little as £3.99 a day around the world and in Europe.

White Horse Insurance Ltd, part of the Thomas Cook Group, underwrite insurance policies which is yet more peace of mind for travellers needing car hire insurance excess protection. The specialist car hire comparator is helping people save money when going on holiday since even the smallest of collisions can trigger hefty excess payments.

Managing Director of, Gareth Robinson managing director of comments: “We are aware of the expense holidaymakers endure with car hire insurance and we are here to help save people more money, on top of our cheap rental cars. We know that excess charges can be horrendous and even the slightest accident can ruin a holiday, so we are glad that can be the first place for insurance as well as car hire when people are looking at hiring a car abroad.”

He went onto say "Car hire insurance is very important for travellers to have when on holiday, People who don't have protection can incur huge excess charges which can really put a dampener on a holiday. We are helping people gain car hire excess cover for low prices to add to our already fantastic deals on hire cars from the website, which is making become the number one place for rental cars and extras for overseas renting.”

In more than 9,000 global locations and comparing more than 50 top hire car companies, including Auto Europe, Alamo, Sixt, Holiday Autos and Budget, finds the cheapest deals around. To find out more information visit

About was launched in February 2003 and grew to become one of the UK's leading online car hire companies by 2006.

In 2007 the company re-launched its site to create the first major online price comparator in the travel industry. Using the latest technology the site now searches up to 50 different car hire websites, providing an impartial comparison of the best prices available in over 10,000 locations.

Websites searched include Alamo, Auto Europe, Budget, Ebookers, Hertz, Holiday Autos, Opodo, Sixt and Thrifty, with the site quickly comparing prices and allowing customers to refine their search by car type..

The site also features over 5,000 pages of travel information in a mini-guide format.

In 2008 was voted Best Car Hire Website in the Travolution Awards, and in 2010 it was Highly Commended in the Best Meta-search/Price Comparison category. Car Hire Excess Insurance provided by Questor Insurance Limited


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