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AHLA’s “Search Smarter” Campaign Teaches Consumers About Fraudulent Booking Practices

The hotel industry has been a pioneer as the digital landscape has evolved over the decades, becoming one of the first industries to move the entirety of its product offerings to the online marketplace....
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Four Tips To Help Guests Book Smarter

Hoteliers can share the following tips with guests to help them avoid fraudulent booking practices. 1. Look before you book. Some of these booking sites will go so far as to use the hotel’s brand...

Senators Offer Hope to End Booking Scams

Regrettably, with all the great opportunities and conveniences of booking a hotel room online today also comes the mushrooming reality of increased scams. In fact, some 15 million online hotel booking scams occur every...

AH&LA Educates Consumers on Rogue Online Vendors

Over the past few years, the rise of online booking has become an integral part of trip-planning, making booking a hotel a fast, easy, and convenient part of planning a summer vacation. These online...