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Travelers worry about data breach from loyalty programs, survey finds
Travelers worry about data breach from loyalty programs, survey finds

Following news that hackers stole credit-card information from Target and Home Depot shoppers, it should be no surprise that frequent travelers worry that airlines and hotels may not be doing enough to secure their personal information. Only 33% of frequent travelers believe their loyalty rewards information — credit-card numbers, reward account data and travel itinerary — is secure with airlines and hotels, according to a survey of more than 1,000 frequent travelers. The survey comes at a time when airlines and hotels are pushing hard to personalize their service, such as offering travel packages based on previous bookings. But the survey found that frequent travelers are...

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