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A1 Travel to launch holidays for 2017 with interest free credit

A1Travel have just launched a brand new offering that will make booking your next holiday as affordable and stress free as possible. As of now, holidays that are booked in advance for 2017 will come with interest free credit, for all those families who may struggle to make up one lump sum of money for their holiday next year.

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10 Holiday Mistakes To Loose Your Holiday Money Before Take Off

From bulging baggage to the last-minute currency cash dash, Brits can throw away around £773* unnecessarily for every trip they take abroad, foreign exchange experts FAIRFX has found.

In fact, with the average Brit spending £587.50** while on every trip overseas, travellers are throwing their spending money away before even reaching the departure gates.

Commenting on the 10 silly ways to make your holiday more expensive FAIRFX

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Investigation continues into travel websites’ price fixing

The OFT has recently accused several travel websites including the popular sites, Booking.com and Expedia of price-fixing. An investigation is currently taking place which is looking at various anti-competitive behaviours which has been engaged in by Intercontinental Hotels, the largest hotel group in the world.

This hotel company own such popular brands as Crowne Plaza and Holiday Inn. As part of their organisation they also own

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192.com warn consumers of scam holiday sites

192.com, the background checking website, has warned of fraudsters who are selling fake holidays. This warning came just as Action Fraud reported over 150 frauds which involved airline tickets since January 2012. More than 100 of these happened between April and June this year.

The scam consists of fraudulent websites who claim to be authorised ticket agents for airlines promising cheap deals. The fraudsters then buy

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Equifax warn consumers using cards on holiday and at festivals

Equifax is encouraging festival goers and holidaymakers to be extra careful this summer when they use their credit or debit cards because fraudsters are ready and looking to take advantage of people while they are not on guard.

External Affairs Director for Equifax, Neil Munroe, stated that most of the time holidaymakers make excellent pray because they are less vigilant and more relaxed when it comes

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Timeshare owners fall foul again to fraudsters

Fraudsters are again hitting Timeshare owners, by offering to obtain compensation for a minimum fee of £500. The compensation being offered is from an earlier scam offering to sell the contracts.

The Timeshare market started to boom in the 1980s when Britons became obsessed with buying a share in a holiday apartment. Typically, the resorts were in Spain and Portugal, and it is reported that Britain

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Five benefits of self catering holidays

Staying in villas whilst on holiday is a great experience and one that is continuing to grow in popularity. These self catered holidays offer tourists a great range of benefits and advantages, but what are they? And why should you consider staying in villas whilst on holiday?

1. More privacy

One of the main benefits of villa accommodation is that it offers guests increased privacy. This

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