Can you rent a car using a Debit Card?

Not all the people are able to use credit card to rent a car. So what about them if they want to rent car? Because, most of the car rental companies ask you to use a credit card while renting their car. Not a problem! Even you can rent car using a debit card and cash payment. But restriction may be come across. Let’s see what happens if one is not using credit card to rent vehicle.

Cash Deposit

Car rental companies allow you to take their car depending on the debit card. But they ask for a cash deposit. And the deposited amount varies from one company to another. Sometimes it can be a big amount and you would not like that. This amount is an extra burden to your balance because they already charged the renting amount. Anyway, Car Rental Express is a company in US does not believe in cash deposit. They let you take their car for just paying the rent. There might be some other company to have the same policy. But the numbers of such car rentals are nominal.

Credit Check

There are some companies do not ask for a cash deposit if you have good credit cheek score. In this case, a credit check is required when renting a car. Car renting companies use this policy to check your liability and the risk factor if you met any bad incident or accident. Those who have a low credit check score often asked to … Read More

Tata Harrier vs. Hyundai CretaPremium SUV Specs Comparison

The Hyundai Creta car model is the arguably the 5-seater SUV vehicle that has dominated the Indian market and is the car model with the best sale. However, Tata motor is planning to launch the Tata harrier, which is expected to be a major competitor to the Hyundai Creta and will also impact the model sales. Here is a brief comparison between the two SUVs, which is Tata Harrier vs. the Hyundai crater.


Hyundai Creta is available in both petrol and diesel engine platforms, while the Tata Harrier comes with the diesel option only. The two car models vary in prices in that the Hyundai diesel model price ranges from Rs 9.99 lakh to Rs 15.10 lakh. The petrol models on the other hand cost around Rs 9.50 lakh to Rs 13.66 lakh.

The Tata is expected to cost around Rs 13.5 lakh to Rs 18 lakh. This car is expected to cost more compared to the Hyundai.  


 The Hyundai Creta has a dimension of 4,270mm by 1780mm by 1630mm. It has a wheelbase measuring 2,590mm and a ground clearance of 183mm. The Hyundai Creta has a luggage capacity of up to 400 liters.

Tata Harrier, on the other hand, has a dimension of 4,598mm by 1849 by 1714mm. It has a wheelbase of 2741mm and a ground clearance of 205mm. It has a luggage capacity of 810 liters.

From the above figures, it is evident that the Tata is bigger, taller and wider compared to the Hyundai … Read More