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How old do you need to be to drive a semi-truck?

In the U.S. and Canada, you have to be at least 18 years of age to get a Commercial Drivers License (CDL). However, if you are under 21 years of age, you can only drive intrastate, which means inside of your state of residence. You cannot cross state lines into another state or into another country such as Canada or Mexico. A U.S. federal law, administered by the US DOT, … [Read more...] about How old do you need to be to drive a semi-truck?

How old do I need to be to rent a car?

What is the minimum age to rent a car? 21 years old (or younger*) ...although not all car rental agencies will rent a car to 21 year olds. In some cases you may be able to be registered as a second driver on a car rental secured by someone 25 years of age or old.  So you may find the minimum age to rent a car is older with some rental companies, so be sure to check ahead of … [Read more...] about How old do I need to be to rent a car?

How old do I need to be to rent a hotel room?

What age do you need to be to rent a hotel room? 18 years old ...although it may be possible to rent a hotel room if you are younger, however there are two basic reasons for this typical age minimum. 1) Liability. 2) Contract enforcement. Contracts signed by minors are not legally enforceable, putting the hotel at risk if underage patrons do not pay. Age: You must be … [Read more...] about How old do I need to be to rent a hotel room?