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Difference Between Car Leasing and Renting Clinton IA

Car renting and car leasing are often incorrectly viewed as the same thing. Leasing is a form of car financing, much like a loan. Car rental companies exist to fulfill the short-term automobile use needs of traveling business people, vacationers, or those who might need a particular type of vehicle for temporary use.

Hertz - Collins Rockwell Hanger
(319) 365-9408
2815 Wright Brothers Blvd.
Cedar Rapids, IA
Hours
Su-Fr 0800-1800
Sa 0800-1600
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only , Gold Counter Service
Additional Information
This location is for Rockwell Employees only. Also known as Arthur Collins Hanger.

Hawkeye International Trucks
(319) 233-8313
2420 K Line Dr
Waterloo, IA
 
Hertz - Karl Chevrolet HLE
(515) 964-9650
1101 Southeast Oralabor Road
Ankeny, IA
Hours
Mo-Fr 0700-1800
Sa 0900-1200
Su Closed
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only , Replacement Rentals When your car is in the shop for repairs.Insurance/Body Shop and Dealership/Service Center replacement rentals available at this location.for replacement rental reservations., Gold Counter Service , Pickup/Return Service:Available with a one hour advance notice and within 15 minutes from the Hertz Local Edition location. Contact the location to arrange for Pick Up service.
Additional Information
After Hours - After hour returns are allowed. The drop box is located on the right side of the entrance. Pick up time must be at least one hour after location opening and one hour prior to location closing.

Enterprise Auto Rental
(515) 252-8800
999 Hickman Rd
Des, Moines, IA
 
Brown Nationalease
(319) 833-8320
114 Monroe St
Waterloo, IA
 
Enterprise Auto Rental
(515) 285-2525
601 Fleur Drive
Des, Moines, IA
 
Hertz - Carver Aero Davenport
(563) 359-4031
9230 North Harrison
Davenport, IA
Hours
Mo 0700-1800
Tu-Fr 0730-1800
Sa 0900-1200
Su Closed
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only , Gold Counter Service
Additional Information
This location is for Private Flights only. After Hours - After hour returns are allowed.

Hertz - Fort Dodge Airport HLE
(515) 955-6375
1639 Nelson Avenue
Fort Dodge, IA
Hours
Mo-Fr 0730-1730
Sa Closed
Su 1400-1600
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only , Gold Counter Service
Additional Information
After hours - Meets scheduled flights if reservation is received during regular business hours. After hour returns are allowed. Park vehicle in Hertz parking. Place keys and rental record in the drop box located at the counter. If outside terminal hours, use the drop box located underneath canopy outside the airport entrance. Pick up time must be at least one hour after location opening and one hour prior to location closing.

Enterprise Rent-A-Car
(641) 423-8300
2740 4th St Sw
Mason City, IA

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Hertz - Dewey Ford HLE
(515) 289-4999
3055 Southeast Delaware Avenue
Ankeny, IA
Hours
Mo-Fr 0730-1730
Sa 0800-1200
Su Closed
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only , Replacement Rentals When your car is in the shop for repairs.Insurance/Body Shop and Dealership/Service Center replacement rentals available at this location.for replacement rental reservations., Gold Counter Service , Pickup/Return Service:Available with a one hour advance notice and within 15 minutes from the Hertz Local Edition location. Contact the location to arrange for Pick Up service.

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Difference Between Car Leasing and Renting

Many automotive consumers assume that car renting and car leasing are the same thing, or are very similar.

Not true.

This misconception may come about from the fact that apartment renting – which is very familiar to most people – and apartment leasing are essentially the same thing.

It is therefore natural for someone not familiar with car leasing to assume that it is much like apartment renting or leasing.

It is not.

What is car renting?

Car rental companies exist to fulfill the short-term automobile use needs of traveling business people, vacationers, or those who might need a particular type of vehicle for temporary use.

Rental cars are owned by a rental company and are made available to customers for relatively short-term use. The company maintains and services its vehicles and carries basic insurance. Customers agree to not damage the vehicle, to buy gas, to purchase additional insurance if personal auto insurance is not applicable, and to return the vehicle within a specified time. All maintenance is handled by the rental company.

Rent rates are determined by the car rental company, based on a daily or weekly fee, and includes either unlimited mileage or an additional mileage rate. The method by which rates are determined is not revealed to customers and can vary widely, even within the same rental company, based on various discount schemes.

Rental companies make money by renting the same car over and...

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