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Weekly Travel Roundup

Here are some articles and links from around the travel world that came across my desk this week. If you have any questions or suggestions, leave them in the comments, post them on our Facebook page or send them my way on Twitter. Travel scams to watch out for this summer Travelers are often easy targets for thieves and…

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Update: Those Phony US Airlines Letters

A few months ago I wrote about these letters that most of us have received in the mail. You know, the ones that tell you about earning free travel with US Airlines or maybe Delta SkyMarbles or something. Of course, at best they are misleading and at worst they are fraudulent. Incredibly, no one – not…

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I’ve Won! I’ve Won! Airline Tickets from American Airways and US Airlines

Every couple of months I receive a letter from either American Airways or US Airlines about being “qualified for an award of 2 roundtrip airline tickets” in stamped, hand-written envelopes with no return address. American Airways? US Airlines? While us frequent travelers spot this fake name immediately, others not so well traveled might be picking…

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