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Whatever happened to compassion? Ever had a travel industry employee go way above and beyond the call of duty when you were in need? Maybe they rebooked you on a flight without charging you a change fee. Maybe they gave you an employee rate when you rented a car. Please send me a note and don’t forget your full name, city and occupation.
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In this issue. Airport security 2.0. Plus, the art of a rejection and refundable “expedite” fees.
• Airport security 2.0 (National Geographic Traveler)
• Rejection letters from travel firms are common, but consumers can often appeal (The Washington Post)
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