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Drumpf U - The Making Of the Commercial

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How Europecar Ireland Cheats Tourists out of Money

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I often rent a car with my US credit card which covers me for auto insurance. This is the main reason I do that versus paying in euros locally. On my recent visit to Europecar at the Dublin city center location the agent told me that I need to have a letter from the bank proving my insurance coverage.  I responded the way I always do when rental companies ask this, that it is covered by my credit card company. This is very common for card companies to do in the US. It is one of the perks they offer to get people using the cards for rentals. This time however the agent working at the counter didn't accept that as an answer. He told me that when I received the confirmation from the booking it said that I need to bring it. It didn't say anything about insurance proof as you can see by the screenshot here. 


He also said it was in the terms and conditions. If you are interested in searching through the T&Cs here is the link https://www.europcar.com/terms-and-conditions I could…