This is how she quickly lost $1,300 to a stranger on Venmo! (2019 update)

Cindy Baker thought she understood how to use Venmo. She didn’t. Her confusion about the money transfer app led her to send $1,300 from her bank account directly to a virtual stranger. And that person refuses to return it.

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His hotel refund was approved. So why did he do this?

Phil Huffman says he had a hotel refund coming his way for his stay at the Holiday Inn San Antonio-Downtown on Market Square. It just wasn’t coming fast enough.

You’ll never believe what he did next. Read more “His hotel refund was approved. So why did he do this?”

Here is the most disgusting train ride tale of the year! (and a 2019 surprise update)

Elaine Miller’s disgusting train ride from Illinois to California should have qualified her for a full Amtrak refund. But it didn’t. With an overflowing filthy toilet inside her accessible bedroom just feet from her pillow, how did Amtrak justify its refusal? Read more “Here is the most disgusting train ride tale of the year! (and a 2019 surprise update)”

She relied on the minimum connection times. That was a mistake

If you have a tight flight connection — but one that adheres to the published minimum connection time — will your airline take care of you if you still miss your flight? For Stephanie Mendenhall, the answer was “no.” Read more “She relied on the minimum connection times. That was a mistake”

This is what happens when you miss your cruise without a passport

Maybe you’ve taken an international cruise without a passport and it was smooth sailing all the way. But you might want to consider Earl Wentzel’s troubling tale before booking your next maritime adventure. Read more “This is what happens when you miss your cruise without a passport”