Are airlines profiting at your expense?

Why are airlines raking in record profits? Maybe they’re monetizing your personal data — selling your name, address and phone […]

What the fr*ck is this music video doing here?

A music video on a consumer advocacy website? What’s the world coming to?

Prime Travel Protection trustee: We’ll pay claims “to the greatest possible extent”

A trustee for bankrupt Prime Travel Protection, which sold what Florida investigators say was illegal insurance through a network of travel agencies, has promised to pay claims "to the greatest possible" over a three-year period.

Florida confirms “active and ongoing” investigation of travel agencies that sold Prime Travel Protection

Florida’s Department of Financial Services has confirmed it is investigating travel agencies that sold insurance underwritten by Prime Travel Protection, a Colorado company that filed for bankruptcy protection last month and left thousands of travelers uninsured.
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