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I fly/rent cars/hotels [even outside the US] with my VISA debit card...

Surprised to hear you haven't had troubles renting cars with a debit card. I've stood in line next to a lot of people who were in the middle of failing to get a car when trying to pay with a debit card.

Enterprise:
Renters who would like to use a debit card for their deposit may need to complete a cash qualification process in order to use a debit card. We are happy to assist you with rental qualifications specific to the renting branch. Please contact the local Enterprise location to determine what is needed when renting with a debit card or cash.

Hertz:
If you made your booking with a debit card, you will need to present the debit card and one or more credit card (depending on the vehicle group) when picking-up the vehicle.

Avis (emphasis theirs):
While a debit or prepaid charge card is an acceptable form of rental prepayment online, they may not be accepted for the credit hold required when you pick up your car.

Alamo:
We are sorry but debit cards may not be used to pay now for a rental. If you wish to pay now you must use a major credit card.

Budget:
At some locations, debit and pre-paid charge cards are not accepted at rental pick-up time, but are accepted for payment at time of car return.
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