| Aug 9, 2011
| 11:29 AM
Travelzoo, the website that specializes in vacation deals, recently expanded its reach, broadening its offerings for local deals from restaurants to include hotels, cruises and other packages. Travelzoo Local Deals is a subsidiary operating in nearly...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 3:34 PM
Chamber's executive director resigns
Rose Hancock, executive director of the Chamber of Commerce, has resigned, the chamber announced this week.
Hancock is leaving to pursue other interests but will still consult with the Chamber through the end of...
| Sep 22, 2011
| 3:44 PM
In today's Friday files, we're talking about everything from delusional politicians to philanthropic G-strings.
But first, I want to give House Speaker Dean Cannon a mild coronary by saying: Dean, you are right.
Not for your continued efforts to use...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 1:13 PM
We booked a Budget rental car in Israel through Expedia recently. When my father arrived in Tel Aviv to collect his car, Budget would not give him the vehicle without mandatory theft protection and collision damage waiver. Because the policies are...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 9:45 AM
Travelers now have yet another option for finding the best flights and fares: Google Flight Search.
I already think there are too many sites, including Fly.com, Kayak.com, CheapoAir.com, and of course the biggees, Orbitz and Expedia. Not to mention all...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 2:10 PM
We recently canceled a trip from Minneapolis to Asuncion, Paraguay, that we had booked on Delta Air Lines through Expedia. We were issued two flight vouchers, which we are trying to redeem. But Expedia isn't letting us.
The vouchers — one for $1,...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 5:11 AM
Larry and Evelyn Schechter got married in February 2012, and like any happily married newlyweds, were excited about going on their dream honeymoon, a tour of Italy.
They booked their tour through Trafalgar tours, which included stops in Rome, Florence...
| Jun 16, 2012
| 9:35 PM
When technology startups are ready to turbocharge their growth, whether that means quickly expanding into new m arkets or hiring additional talent, they often turn to venture capital firms.
These investors are typically interested in backing early-...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 9:24 AM
Yes, fares on many routes are more expensive this year than last, but airfares are not static and there are (relative) deals to be had any time of year. Here's my best advice for making your airfare dollars go farther no matter what the time of year you...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 8:36 AM
No estamos en Navidad, pero sí en plena temporada de preparativos para celebrar una de las épocas más lindas del año. Seguro estás afinando tu presupuesto y haciendo planes para venir a esta ciudad que se ve más bonita que nunca en estas fiestas....
| Mar 13, 2012
Albert Muick books a four-star hotel through Expedia in Prague. Turns out, it's just a three-star property. When he asks for a refund, he's sent a series of form letters. What now?
Q: I recently booked a hotel in Prague through Expedia. While perusing...