Mass. Man Wins $25,000 in Budget Video Contest

Budget Rent A Car recently announced Michael Beaudoin of Billerica, Mass., was awarded the $25,000 "Flip for Budget" video contest grand prize for his "Traveling on a Budget" music video.

Contestants were required to submit a two-minute video demonstrating "how to live the budget-savvy lifestyle" while on vacation or a road trip. Flip Ultra Series video cameras were also awarded every weekday for the best video of the day during the contest.

The “Flip for Budget” contest required that video entries include car travel and feature a Budget Rent A Car reference and logo at least once while demonstrating creativity.

"Traveling on a Budget" and all submissions can be viewed at

The video contest marks the fourth consecutive year that Budget has utilized new media to help connect travelers with the brand and one another.

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