Air travel complaints to the Department of Transportation soar
On the Sunday, August 28th edition of The Travel Guys…
- In the Travel News, air travel complaints to the Department of Transportation soar 270% this summer as the airlines struggle to provide a decent level of service; and Southwest Airlines changes its policy regarding upgrading your boarding position.
- Our Smarter Traveler segment focuses on currently popular traveler scams. Bottom line: If someone is asking for your identification or credit card info, open your eyes and pay close attention. Thieves are creative and you have to be alert.
- Most airlines charge for seat assignments. So when should you pay the “seat ransom,” and when can you take your chances? We have a list of six times when you’ll want to consider opening your wallet.
- Sports Leisure Vacations released their annual catalog for 2023 this weekend. The 43-year old Sacramento-based company caters to mature travelers. Visit their web site here.