Can you trust a vacation rental?

Many think that when making a reservation through a trusted intermediary meant there’d be a minimum level of service and that they would have someone to turn to in case the accommodations didn’t live up to their billing. It turns out that this isn’t necessarily the case.

Carry-on smarts save hassles and cash

As you board an airplane, a flight attendant tells you to check your carry-on because there’s no room left on the plane. The carry-on bag has expensive and breakable gear in it. When you retrieve your checked carry-on items are missing and broken. Ned Levi discusses the problem and how you can prevent it.

If at first you don’t succeed, call, call again

Airline rules are complicated enough that even most frequent flyers have a hard time keeping track of them. However, even many airline employees can’t keep track of them. As travel issues go, this one didn’t sound too difficult, in theory. A 1K client discovered he had a United Airlines upgrade expiring soon, and his son […]