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  • Amazon's wholesale slaughter: Jeff Bezos' $8 trillion B2B bet

    Amazon's wholesale slaughter: Jeff Bezos' $8 trillion B2B bet
    In recent months global Internet retail behemoth Amazon.com has green-lit six new original TV shows, announced an online streaming deal with HBO and tested same-day grocery delivery on the West Coast. Up next? Possibly a smartphone. And, if...
  • Some progress on hotel fee scams -- but no results yet

    Some progress on hotel fee scams -- but no results yet
    "We believe that online hotel reservation sites should include in the quoted total price any unavoidable and mandatory fees, such as resort fees, that consumers will be charged to stay at the hotel. While a hotel reservation site may breakdown the...
  • New distribution capability: Enhancement of threat?

    New distribution capability: Enhancement of threat?
    If the Department of Transportation allows airlines to implement their proposed "New Distribution Capability," or NDC, say opponents, you could no longer count on searching for the lowest airfares as you now do: -- Anonymous searches would disappear:...
  • Help, my canceled hotel room is un-canceled

    Q: I recently tried to book a four-star hotel in New York through Expedia's unpublished rates section, which doesn't reveal the name of the hotel until you pay for it. The hotel we ended up with was DoubleTree by Hilton New York Chelsea, which is only...
  • Travel coupon sites can save you a chunk of change

     Travel coupon sites can save you a chunk of change
    Coupons aren't just for groceries: Use them for big travel savings. Whenever I search for travel coupons online, retailmenot.com is always in the mix. You might as well make visiting travel-coupon sites part of your trip planning. "Friends at Orbitz,...
  • Are hidden hotel fees about to check out?

    Are hidden hotel fees about to check out?
    After Jane Hatch selected the room rate she wanted at the West Street Hotel in Bar Harbor, Me., the hotel website delivered an unpleasant surprise on the next screen: The quoted price hadn't included a $25-per-day "resort and club fee" that gave Hatch...
  • Seniors on the Go: Two new airlines -- really?

    Seniors on the Go: Two new airlines -- really?
    Industry watchers never cease to be surprised at the allure of starting a new airline. Sure, they've seen all the red ink, even from the big guys. They've seen the history of the dozens of failed start-ups since deregulation in 1978. And they've all heard...
  • My gas card had a little accident

    My gas card had a little accident
    The $50 gas card Expedia promises Viola Wilson doesn't arrive in one piece, and when she asks for a replacement, it sends her coupons. Shouldn't it be sending her another card? Q: Maybe you can help me with this little dilemma. I booked a trip for my...
  • Seniors on the Go: Solo travel: Avoiding a gouge

    Seniors on the Go: Solo travel: Avoiding a gouge
    When you inquire about "singles travel," the standard travel industry response is to guide you toward the many agencies and programs that match you with other single travelers to share your accommodations. But true solo travel -- traveling by yourself --...
  • What to expect from the Travelocity-Expedia deal

    What to expect from the Travelocity-Expedia deal
    Depending on whom you talk to, Travelocity's unexpected announcement last month that it has reached a strategic marketing agreement with longtime rival Expedia will either create a dominant new Internet travel agency, give consumers access to more hotel...
  • Expedia double-charged me -- can I get a refund?

    Expedia double-charged me -- can I get a refund?
    Laura Pang has two airline reservations on Expedia. But she only needs one. Now the online agency refuses to refund the second charge. Is there anything she can do to persuade it to help her? Q: I recently booked one airline ticket through Expedia. At...