Category Archive for: ‘Travel’

Beware The Pitfalls of Travel Insurance

Don’t let a dream vacation turn into a financial nightmare. While you can’t always avoid falling ill, you can limit the impact on your wallet. If you haven’t read the fine print in the exclusions and limitations section of your insurance coverage, you could be in for an unpleasant surprise. Horror stories abound… Read more

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Beware of extra surcharges on your hotel bill. One guy had a mandatory $10 tip for the bellhop added to his bill – and the Bellhop never even got it!

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Today, Peter Greenberg sat down on CBS This Morning to discuss how many hotels are like airlines and charge guests extra fees. In 2013, hotels earned an additional $2.25 billion from fees and surcharges, which is a 6 percent increase from the previous year. It’s also nearly double the amount hotels were earning a decade ago. So, what are these …

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