The Better Business Bureau said there’s been a rise in reported cases of travel scams. One scam asks people to send money via Cash App for a vacation, only to be left with nothing.
“Do your research. Make sure you’re looking at legitimate travel sites. There’s been a rise and return of the travel agent. Sake sure you’re looking at agents that are reputable. Check their references, look for recommendations,” Carreon said.
While some destinations require a negative COVID test, people should be weary if someone asks for their COVID vaccination card.
“You might get a request if you’re trying to rent a car or book a flight. I need to see a copy of this, can you email this to me—don’t. That is not a legitimate business practice,” she said.
Carreon also said that…