WELCOME TO THE REASSURA GUIDE
TO TRAVEL & HOLIDAY FRAUD
We all love to travel and the internet has created fantastic opportunities to find great prices for our travel, sadly it has also created massive opportunities for fraudsters to scam the unwary.
Research shows there are over 15 million online accommodation bookings made every year through rogue websites with criminals taking more than £1 billion pounds.
Flight bookings are even worse with the industry losing over £1 billion each year to fraud. BUT there are great websites and great deals out there if you follow the rules. Our guide to getting your foreign exchange will help you save up to 30% of your money.
And our guide to common holiday scams will help keep you safe once you're away.
GUIDE TO SAFELY BOOKING FLIGHTS ONLINE
The internet is particularly useful when booking travel and it’s a great way to find the best deal. Unfortunately, the best deal is sometimes a scam.
GUIDE TO SAFELY BOOKING ACCOMMODATION
Fraudsters adore the fact that everybody loves to travel and can’t resist a bargain. Unfortunately, the world of travel is riddled with scams looking to ensnare the unwary.
GUIDE TO NOT BEING RIPPED OFF ON YOUR HOLIDAY CASH
If last Sunday you had changed £500 into euros at Gatwick airport, flown to Paris, had lunch, flown back having not used any cash and you changed your Euros back to Pounds at the airport it would have cost you £163 just from changing the money back and forth. How come?
GUIDE TO STAYING SAFE FROM TRAVEL SCAMS
That slight feeling of disorientation we have arriving somewhere different or even planning to go there can make us all vulnerable to a multitude of scams.