Consumer journalist Wendy Knowler offers some tips for holidaymakers to look out for when booking accommodation online.
- Planning a family getaway this festive season?
- Consumer journo Wendy Knowler has warned people to be extra careful when making holiday bookings
- Online scammers are known for targeting holiday planners during this time of year
- Tune in to ConsumerTalk next week Wednesday on 10 November for an in-depth discussion on misleading holiday accommodation adverts
If you’re planning on booking festive season accommodation in the coming weeks, please look out for scams and misleading claims made online, and don’t make any assumptions, says consumer journalist Wendy Knowler.
Knowler says it’s important for people to do proper research before confirming their bookings for holiday accommodation advertised online.
There are different ways that things can go wrong, you can fall into the hands of a fraudster or you can make a booking based on an advert with photos… and assume things or be …