Tips On How To Avoid Being Ripped Off By Holiday Scammers

Tips On How To Avoid Being Ripped Off By Holiday Scammers

It makes for sober reading. Recent figures from Action Fraud report that holidaymakers ripped off by booking scams rose by almost a fifth last year. There were 5,826 reported cases in 2016, up 19 per cent on the previous year,

And the most common scams are related to airline tickets and bogus accommodation bookings, with victims losing, on average, around £1,200. While 26 per cent of those affected said the fraud had also had a significant impact on their health or financial well-being.

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