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Former Flight Centre agent pleads guilty to fraud

by Hannah Edensor

Travel Weekly was caught up in some fraud recently, although it was in a game of Monopoly so ‘jail’ was far less frightening.

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Tourism

“We’re all getting robbed”: Vic tourism hit by scam

by Hannah Edensor

At least nine Victorian tourist attractions have been hit by a credit card scam. We too were busted for buying clothes under our boss’s name but only to avoid buyers shame in the office.

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Travel Agents

Agencies raided as NT rort investigation continues

by AAP/Anne Majumdar

Northern Territory Police have raided two businesses and a home in Alice Springs as part of an ongoing investigation into travel fraud that saw a Darwin travel agent jailed in December.

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Travel Agents

Rogue agents will be held to account: AFTA

Agents that do wrong thing by consumers will face serious consquences.

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Darwin travel agent jailed for fraud

She did the crime, now she’ll do her time – Darwin travel agent Xana Kamitsis has received her sentence.

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More NT travel agencies suspected of fraud

by Anne Majumdar

More investigations are underway with a further five NT agencies suspected of rorting the same scheme as Xana Kamitsis.

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Travel Agents

Latitude Travel owner found guilty of fraud

Darwin travel agent Xana Kamitsis has been found guilty of fraud and refused bail after rorting a pensioner travel scheme.

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News

IATA warns against fraudsters

IATA has issued fresh warnings to the travel industry to remain vigilant against scams following a resurgence in fraudulent activity […]

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Gow Gates unveils new consumer protection product

Australian travel intermediaries can now invest in a new policy from insurance provider Gow Gates which claims to better protect […]

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