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Difference Between Car Leasing and Renting Muscatine 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 - Elliott Aviation
(309) 799-3183
6421 74th Avenue
Moline, IL
Hours
0600-2200 7 Days
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only , Gold Counter Service
Additional Information
Radio frequency to FBO - arinc 130.57 & Unicom 122.95 This location is for private flights only. No walkins allowed.

Hertz - 4726 North Brady Street HLE
(563) 359-4031
4726 North Brady Street
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 , 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. In-Car Navigation System , 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. Pick up time must be at least one hour after location opening and one hour prior to location closing.

Hertz - Waterloo Airport
(319) 287-5189
2790 Livingston Lane
Waterloo, IA
Hours
Mo-Fr 1000-1700 and 2200-2400
Sa 1000-1700
Su 1200-1700 and 2200-2400
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only , Gold Counter Service
Additional Information
After Hours - After hour returns are allowed. Park the vehicle in the Hertz area, then place the keys and rental agreement in the drop box, located at the Hertz counter.

Hertz - John Deere FBO
(563) 583-0267
11000 Airport Road
Dubuque, IA
Hours
Mo-Fr 0500-1800
Sa 0900-1300
Su Closed
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only
Additional Information
This location is for John Deere Private Flights only.

Hertz - Bob Brown Chevrolet
(515) 270-3828
4224 Merle Hay Road
Des Moines, IA
Hours
Mo-Fr 0700-1730
Sa-Su Closed
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only , 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
This location is for Insurance Replacement Rentals only. Pick up time must be at least one hour after location opening and one hour prior to location closing.

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 - Dubuque Airport
(563) 583-0267
11000 Airport Road
Dubuque, IA
Hours
Mo 0700-1700 and 2200-2300
Tu-Th 0900-1700 and 2200-2300
Fr 0900-1700
Sa 0900-1300
Su 0900-1700 and 2200-2300
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only , Gold Counter Service
Additional Information
After Hours - After hour returns are allowed. Drop box is located on the Hertz counter.

Penske Truck Rental
(319) 273-8026
1923 E Mitchell Ave
Waterloo, IA
 
Enterprise Auto Rental
(515) 285-2525
601 Fleur Drive
Des, Moines, IA
 
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.

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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