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Budget Launches $5,000 Sweepstakes For Travel Professionals Who Use Sabre
Parsippany, NJ Nov 15, 2005 -

Budget Rent A Car System, Inc. today announced the launch of the “Perk-Up With Budget” Sweepstakes. Now through December 9, 2005, travel professionals who book Budget via the Sabre Global Distribution System (GDS) are eligible to win a weekly cash prize and a chance at a grand prize.  Travel professionals earn one automatic entry into the sweepstakes for every rental day they book with Budget. So, the longer the rental, the more chances they have to win. 

The “Perk Up With Budget” Sweepstakes will award one lucky travel professional each week with a $500 gift cheque.  The grand prize winner, chosen on December 12, 2005, will receive $5,000.  Winners will be selected at random. To enter, travel professionals must book Budget via Sabre and include their first initial and last name or a valid Unlimited Budget number in the /SI-Field followed by a space and the work PERK.

Travel professionals who utilize the Sabre GDS can also enter to win Dunkin’ Donuts prizes in conjunction with the Budget / Dunkin’ Donuts consumer promotion.  To enter the Dunkin’ Donuts giveaway, travel professionals must register at www.zdpromotions.com. One lucky Agency will win two pounds of Dunkin’ Donuts coffee delivered each month for one year.  25 first place winners will receive the “Fresh Brew Basket” that includes four pounds of Dunkin’ Donuts coffee, a stainless steel coffee canister and scoop; 50 second place winners will receive the “On the Go Basket” complete with two pounds of Dunkin’ Donuts coffee and a 10 ounce travel mug.  100 third place winners will receive a Dunkin’ Donuts Desktop mug. 

The sweepstakes is open to travel professional who utilize the Sabre GDS in the United States, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. To learn more about the sweepstakes, travel professionals can visit www.zdpromotions.com

About Budget
Budget Rent A Car System, Inc. is the owner and franchiser of one of the world's best-known car rental brands with more than 1,800 car rental locations in the U.S., Canada, Latin America, Caribbean, Australia and New Zealand. The company is part of Cendant Car Rental Group, a wholly owned subsidiary of Cendant Corporation (NYSE: CD), a diversified global provider of business and consumer services primarily within the travel and real estate sectors. For further information visit www.budget.com or www.cendant.com/media.

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