Teen entrepreneurs hit snags with new car sharing biz

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  • FlightCar is taking on the car rental giants
  • Company rents your car at the airport while you're away
  • Teen founders are hitting some bumps in the road

Going on vacation can be expensive enough without forking over big bucks to park your car at the airport. But what if you could make money on your idle wheels while you're away?

That's the idea behind FlightCar, a company started by three teenagers. They were on track to go to Harvard, Princeton and M.I.T., respectively, but ditched those plans to follow their entrepreneurial dreams.

FlightCar has gotten off the ground, but as with any startup company, there's been a little turbulence. HLN money expert Clark Howard and Ryan Smith talked about the company on Evening Express.

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