Did Starbucks steal $167 from this woman?

When Marianne Finnigan’s Starbucks cards are frozen, the fast-food retailer wipes out her store credit. Can it do that?
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Why you’re stealing from your travel company

When you think of stealing from a travel company, swiping a towel or bathrobe from a hotel probably comes to mind. Read more “Why you’re stealing from your travel company”

“Someone with a key entered my hotel room and stole my bag”

If someone ransacks your room and steals your ID, electronics and valuables, what does the hotel owe you?
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Attention, holiday shoppers! The bad guys are following you

It was supposed to be a special day for my kids.
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Is your credit card safe at cruising altitude?

Maybe it was the Bloody Mary that got Jean Shanley into trouble on a recent flight from Louisville to Las Vegas.

She paid for the $5 beverage with her American Express card and then slipped the card back into her pocketbook, where it stayed for the rest of her vacation. When she returned home, Shanley, a sales associate for a department store in Burlington, Ky., found $1,300 in fraudulent charges on the card — and she suspects that Southwest Airlines is responsible for the security breach.
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