Thursday, 4 August 2022

How to spot a holiday scam

From fake accommodation listings to dodgy reviews, see our top tips for spotting the signs that a holiday offer is too good to be true.

For example, an Atol logo in your travel company’s brochures, adverts and websites should mean your holiday will be protected. But if you still have concerns, you can search Atol holders on the Civil Aviation Authority website.

Give yourself some peace of mind so you can get excited about your next getaway.

Spot holiday scams

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