Free SAT/ACT prep info, car rental and hotel discounts

Free SAT/ACT prep info, car rental and hotel discounts

Monday, July 16, 2018

Free SAT and ACT test prep materials

Are your children or grandchildren prepping for the SATs or ACTs? AUSA members receive free $350 PowerPrep materials.

The PowerPrep program works on all computers and devices and includes 100+ hours of student time plus flashcards. The project waives the full retail price of $350 for all standard programs.

There is a student fee of $14.99 that covers streaming, student support and materials. All fees are reinvested to improve the program and reach more families. The project does not create a profit.

For details and to order, visit

Car rental discounts

Up to 25 percent off + coupon savings at the following car rental companies:

Avis, Budget and Hertz all provide you up to 25 percent off base rates plus additional coupons. For example, an additional $10-$25 off, a free weekend day, or a free upgrade. Visit, and

Alamo, Enterprise, National – National provides members up to 20 percent savings. Alamo and Enterprise are already discounted brands, but members take an additional 5 percent off. Visit and log in to the AUSA website.

Hotel discounts

Red Roof Inns and Red Roof PLUS

Traveling with a pet? Pets stay free at Red Roof. AUSA Members receive 20 percednt off at any of their 500+ locations nationwide. Visit or call 1-(800) RED-ROOF and use VP#622590 to book your stay.

Choice Hotel discounts

Members receive a 20 percent discount at more than 6,400 Choice Hotel locations around the world.

Choice includes 11 brands ranging from upscale hotels with all the extras to just a simple stay: Cambria Suites®, Clarion®, Comfort Inn®, Comfort Suites®, Econo Lodge® MainStay Suites®, Quality®, Rodeway Inn®, Sleep Inn®, Suburban Extended Stay Hotel®

And booking with the AUSA dedicated Special Rate ID is easy.

Here’s how:

Web – Visit and enter AUSA’s Special Rate ID 00800700 under “Best Available Rate”

Phone – Call 800-4CHOICE and provide AUSA’s Special Rate ID 00800700

Mobile App – Download the Choice Hotels® mobile app and enter AUSA’s Special Rate ID 00800700

You can book up to nine rooms under one name with this program. Discounts are based on availability.