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Solo Travelers, Here’s How You Rent a Car for Cheap

When you travel solo, the expenses have a habit of creeping up. Out of all the expenses though, rental cars seem to be the ones that can break your bank. But I have never actually had to deal with the ridiculous charges just because I had no one to split them with. Is this because I’ve been super lucky? Or do I cheat the system?
No, I’m just really cheap when it comes to paying for transportation, so I find ways around it. When I travel, I want to spend my money on experiences, so I have no problem spending on excursions like skydiving or scuba diving.
But as for the rest? I try to make it as cheap as possible, especially rental car expenses, because they can be an unpleasant situation. I have heard of people dropping almost $600 a week for rental cars. So, I use public transportation when the city has an efficient enough system and I have heard of people getting around by just hitchhiking. But there are some places where renting a car is an absolute must. The good news is if you hav…