If you want to save a little money on your next SeaWorld vacation, booking a package might be a good move. That's what Jim Strasbaugh thought when he found a two-day package at SeaWorld Orlando through SeaWorld Vacations.
American Airlines promises Tracy Wilkinson a bereavement discount in the form of a refund after her grandfather dies. But now it isn't even responding to her inquiries. Why the radio silence?
Jennifer Kucinski lives in Kansas City. Her father lives in Orlando. Make that lived in Orlando.
Sometimes, even death isn't a good enough reason for a refund.
A death certificate can be a trump card for travelers who want a refund. Whether you're locked into a nonrefundable hotel room or a consolidator ticket, proof of a relative's death can loosen the rules -- if not get them waived entirely.
David Walters' wife passes away before they can fly from Dallas to Midland, Texas. But when he asks his online travel agency for a refund, it refuses, saying the airline will only offer a credit. But dead passengers can't use a flight credit -- or can they?
The TSA's response to Osama Bin Laden's death last week couldn't have been less clear -- or more self-serving.