Hotel and Accommodation Industry
Travel money tips: Keep your credit card secure while traveling

Vacation. It's supposed to be a time to kick back and relax, but if you're traveling, there can be a lot of stress, from finding the best deal when making the hotel reservations to getting to and waiting at the airport and even checking into your hotel. Unfortunately, there is never a vacation from scammers, who like to take advantage of travelers. The Federal Trade Commission reminds us about a couple of common and ongoing scams. A call from the hotel's front desk tells you there is a problem with your credit card and asks you to read the number to the desk clerk. Don't do it. It's probably a scammer. If the hotel really has an issue with your card, you...