SOURCE: Budget Rent A Car

Budget Rent A Car

August 24, 2009 15:00 ET

Think Fast and Get a Great Rate on Budget Rentals

PARSIPPANY, NJ--(Marketwire - August 24, 2009) - Budget Rent A Car today launched "Think Fast," a series of limited-time offers on Budget rentals. Every Monday for the next six weeks, Budget will offer a special Think Fast rate good for reservations made within the next seven days. These offers are available only to subscribers of Budget Hot Deals, a weekly email newsletter, and through select online ads. For example, subscribers who received the latest Hot Deals email can enjoy a mid-size vehicle rental for pickup through October 31, 2009, for as low as $199 per week, but the reservation must be made within the next seven days.

"Budget 'Think Fast' features great rates on weekend, weekly and prepaid rentals at participating airport locations in the United States and Canada," said Becky Alseth, senior vice president of marketing for Avis Budget Group, parent company of Budget. "We encourage customers to subscribe to our Hot Deals email so they can enjoy big savings with Think Fast and our other valuable offers."

Terms and conditions for Think Fast rates vary by offer and a Budget Customer Discount (BCD) number, which is provided with each Think Fast offer, is needed at the time of reservation. For more information or to take advantage of Think Fast rates, subscribe to Budget's Hot Deals at

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