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Sometimes you may need a decent amount of money, and you may not have it on you, so what do you do if you are stuck in a situation like this? MoneyMutual is an online lending company that offers payday loans. MoneyMutual lets you borrow loans from $200 to $5,000; the best part is that …

Tess Davis joins award-winning travel agency Cruise Planners as franchise owner. Tess Davis is based in Gulfport, Florida and specializes in fun and economical travel. Gulfport, United States – March 8, 2022 — Gulfport, Fla. – March 7, 2022 – Tess Davis announced today that she has joined Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Representative, …

Americans’ credit scores have improved markedly over the past year, especially for people paying off student loan debt. Credit scores have risen, largely thanks to government interventions to keep households afloat financially during the pandemic, according to a report from the New York Federal Reserve released on Tuesday on Americans’ access to credit and paying …

What is a payday loan? payday ready are generally short-term unsecured loans characterized by high interest rates that generally do not require a credit check. Although there is no exact and universal definition of the term, the US Consumer Financial Protection Bureau indicates that this type of loan is usually $500 or less and is …

Maine boasts a low cost of living, affordable housing, and many working industries throughout the state. However, with an average state income of $56,000, Maine residents have lower incomes than the national average. This leaves many residents with unpaid bills waiting for payday. Don’t let a high energy bill or an extra trip to the …

Published on February 8, 2022 at 11:03 am This letter is provided as the author’s opinion/comment. You can submit your own letter to [email protected] This story also appeared in the commentary All opinions included were submitted by Albuquerque residents. Payday loans are high interest, short term and based solely on an individual’s salary. Apparently, these …

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HARRISONBURG, Va. (WHSV) — Tuesday was the national plan for a day off, and although it’s only January, it’s not too early to plan. The Wishing Well travel agency in Harrisonburg is seeing more and more people willing to book travel, but many are finding treasured destinations hidden across the United States or within driving …

More and more borders are closing Australian travelers like Omicron variant is causing one of the largest increases in COVID-19 cases in the world. the United States and Europe both downgraded Australia’s travel security rating this week, making it much harder for Australians to visit. The European Council has removed Australia, Argentina and Canada from …

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AT&T and Verizon, which are set to roll out US 5G service on Wednesday, agreed on Tuesday to delay new cellular service near some airports after several passenger and cargo airlines warned it could trigger “a disruption important operational”. The airlines on Monday sent a joint letter “urgently” to several US government agencies calling for …

Free tests, vaccines, reminders and prominent health policies may ease some of the anxiety over corporate meetings and events, but a surge in early 2022 feels like a postponed dream for businesses that are counting on a strong return to in-person events in the first quarter. A Global Business Travel Association survey conducted in early …

Advica Travel Club has launched a new concierge service membership program for Canadians traveling to the United States. Along with the reopening of borders and the height of snowbird departure season, Advica Travel Club is responding to the many health and covid testing concerns that Canadians traveling to the United States are grappling with. Through …

The flight cancellations that have plagued the airline industry over the recent Christmas and New Year holidays have diminished but not completely diminished. On Jan. 10, 903 US-related flights — within, to or from the United States — were canceled, according to flight tracker FlightAware. On January 11, 738 were canceled. Around 5 p.m., 529 …

The business travel industry’s M&A activity in 2021, while arguably less intense than some forecasts had predicted, has nonetheless been buoyant, particularly in the travel management company sector. American Express Global Business Travel’s acquisition of Egencia and TripActions’ takeover of Reed & Mackay – remarkably announced on consecutive days – were among the biggest of …

Fairfly VP of Product Oded Zilinsky explains why managing unused tickets will remain critical in 2022 and how business travel managers can make the most of what they already have. No one in our industry will soon forget the challenge of unused airline tickets in 2020. With so many cancellations at the start of the …

CHICAGO (WLS) – Since the start of the pandemic, there has been a change in the workforce. When times are tough, people acquire an entrepreneurial spirit. According to the Census Bureau, more than 4.4 million new businesses were started in the United States in 2020. Economists believe that a combination of accessible technologies, home containment …

MOLINE, Ill. (KWQC) — While the AAA predicts travel is up about 34% from last year, local travel companies say they’re still seeing low numbers. Gulliver’s Travel at SouthPark Mall says they only see about 30-40% of their regular travelers. While many Americans are vaccinated and traveling again, the Delta and Omicron variants of COVID-19 …

Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, speaks during a press conference in the James S. Brady Press Room of the White House in Washington, DC on Wednesday, December 1, 2021. Jim Lo Scalzo | EPA | Bloomberg | Getty Images The federal government should consider requiring Covid-19 vaccines for …

New York: Commercial airlines around the world canceled more than 4,500 flights over Christmas weekend as a growing wave of COVID-19 infections caused by the Omicron variant created greater uncertainty and greater misery for vacation travelers. Airlines around the world cut at least 2,401 flights on Friday, which fell on Christmas Eve and is typically …

What is the future of the global online travel agency market? Compare yourself with the strategic milestones and conclusions recently published by AMA This press release was originally issued by SBWire Edison, New Jersey – (WIRE SB) – 12/21/2021 – The latest study published on the Global Online Travel Agency Market provides a detailed look …

AMY GOODMAN: Rights groups and lawmakers are calling on the Biden administration to extend the moratorium on student loan payments that’s been in place since the pandemic started. The Biden administration announced in August it would extend the pause for about 42 million people, but that extension is set to end in less than two …

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Airlines Reporting Corp. (ARC) revealed that air ticket sales from ARC-accredited travel agencies surpassed the $4 billion mark for the second month in a row, with total sales reaching $4.5 billion in November 2021. The total represents a whopping 279% year-over-year increase from just $1.2 billion in November 2020. THE ADVERTISEMENT trendy now Month-over-month, November …

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Leading travel insurance and assistance provider Allianz Partners USA has launched a pair of companion websites designed to provide travel agencies and e-commerce partners with essential information to successfully sell travel insurance to their customers. Introduced under the “Proven Meets Pioneering” banner, the websites show how Allianz products, services and technologies can drive Allianz Partners …

Global associations of travel agencies have come together to call on government leaders to lift travel bans for countries and regions. American Society of Travel Advisors (ASTA), Association of South African Travel Agencies (ASATA), Association of Canadian Travel Agencies (ACTA), Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA), European Travel Agents’ and Tour Operators’ Associations (ECTAA) and …

ASTA was joined on Friday by its global counterparts, including the Association of South African Travel Agents, in calling once again on governments around the world to lift travel bans by country and region. “The recent and stricter border closures have severely affected already complex international travel,” the associations said in a statement, adding that …

Bank of America’s Balance Assistance Program can provide short-term, low-value loans to bank customers for a fixed amount. The program, created in part to help clients avoid high-interest payday loans, is expected to be available nationwide by early 2022. Best features Access the money almost instantly if you are approved. Pay a single fee of …

ASTA President and CEO Zane Kerby has rejected the Biden administration’s decision to restrict travel from certain southern African countries in a bid to prevent the spread of the omicron variant of Covid-19. “Country-specific travel bans are too blunt an instrument and often create unintended but substantial economic and societal harm,” Kerby said in a …

Co-founded by onefinestay’s Evan Frank, Henley Vazquez, Indagare veterinarian and owner of Virtuoso agency, and entrepreneur and technologist Jake Peters, Fora today launches to modernize the traditional agency model, bringing a new generation of entrepreneurs in the industry. Fora officially launches today, redefining the travel agency with a makeover for an emerging generation of entrepreneurs …

TORONTO, November 10, 2021 / CNW / – Advica Travel Club, announces the launch of its new concierge services membership program for Canadians traveling to United States. Along with the reopening of borders and the height of the snowbird departure season, Advica Travel Club is addressing the many concerns related to the health and covid …

Travel management company TakeTwo Travel Solutions, launched in the UK two months ago by former CEO of Corporate Travel Management North America Chris Thelen and former CEO of CTM UK Julie Cope, now has set its sights on reviving the business travel environment in the United States. . Thelan and Cope have positioned the new …

The U.S. House of Representatives passed a $1.2 trillion infrastructure bill Friday night by a vote of 228 to 206. Nineteen Representatives crossed party lines for the bipartisan legislation that not only targets to overhaul US infrastructure elements from roads and bridges to airports and railroads, but also includes major investments in electric vehicle infrastructure …

Travel agency software Marlet is expected to grow at a significant rate, reports JC market research. His latest research report, titled [Global Travel Agency Software Market Insights, Forecast to 2026], offers a unique perspective on the global market. Analysts believe that changing consumption patterns should have a big influence on the overall market. For a brief overview …

KUALA LUMPUR: AirAsia Group Bhd aims to become Asean’s premier online travel agency (OTA), according to Amanda Woo, CEO of AirAsia Super App. “In just over two years, we are now one of Asean’s top three online travel agencies (OTAs) in terms of website traffic, with over 100 million pageviews on average per person. month. …

Image credit: Klarna Klarna, a global retail banking, payments and purchasing services company, announced the acquisition of Inspirock, an online travel planning platform that uses local expertise and artificial intelligence (AI) . Exact financial details of the deal are not being disclosed. The announcement comes three months after the acquisition of Stockholm-based SaaS start-up APPRL …

Travel continues to pick up, as evidenced by airline ticket sales. The most recent data from Airlines Reporting Corp. (ARC) show that airline ticket sales from ARC-accredited travel agencies increased 175% year-over-year in September 2021. This is good news after a 328% year-over-year increase in air ticket sales in August 2021. THE ADVERTISEMENT The consolidated …

OTTAWA –Instead of issuing a single national passport for the COVID-19 vaccine, the federal government says each province and territory will be responsible for issuing a “standard pan-Canadian” vaccine passport that Canadians can use when traveling. The proposed system means that, as is the case now, provincial immunization credentials will continue to be the primary …

A new study from the national tourism agency VisitBritain shows the growing importance of football in developing UK inbound tourism and increasing visitor spending. A new report, released today, shows that overseas visitors who went to a football match spent £ 1.4bn across the UK in total on their trip in 2019, up by 84% …

WHY IT RATES: The inaugural summit takes place during Hispanic Heritage Month. –Janeen Christoff, Senior Editor of TravelPulse Latinx Travel Club, a digital media company powered by Ventyour Inc., showcasing the beauty, power and diversity of Latinx people through a portfolio of travel, technology, music and other channels, will host its first Latinx Travel Summit …

DENVER – (BUSINESS WIRE) – October 12, 2021– Manifesto, the exclusive chapter-based lifestyle and travel club that offers tailor-made getaways to unique U.S. destinations coupled with private jet service, today announced the launch of three new chapters in Houston, Dallas and Austin, Texas. Founded by Jeff Potter, former CEO of Frontier Airlines and Exclusive Resorts …

DENVER – (BUSINESS WIRE) – October 12, 2021– Manifesto, the exclusive chapter-based travel and lifestyle club that offers tailor-made getaways to unique U.S. destinations coupled with private jet service, today announced the launch of three new chapters in Houston, Dallas and Austin, Texas. Founded by Jeff Potter, former CEO of Frontier Airlines and Exclusive Resorts …

Lifestyle Club offers tailor-made getaways to unique American destinations coupled with private plane service DENVER, October 12, 2021– (COMMERCIAL THREAD) –Manifesto, the exclusive chapter-based travel and lifestyle club that offers tailor-made getaways to unique U.S. destinations coupled with private jet service, today announced the launch of three new chapters in Houston, Dallas and Austin, Texas. …

The Red List has been reduced from 54 to seven. (Image: Chris Ratcliffe / Bloomberg via Getty Images) The red list was reduced from 54 to seven last night, with previously banned destinations such as South Africa, Mexico and Brazil back in the fold from Monday. The only destinations still on the red list are …

© Provided by Travel + Leisure Getty Images Pablo Segarra grew up somewhere in the middle. As a child in the Bronx, he frequently listened to his grandparents poetically describe his ancestral homeland of Porto Rico. They were chatting about the food, the climate, the people and everything that made it such a spectacular place. …

LONDON: Simplified international travel rules came into effect in the UK on Monday, easing quarantine and testing requirements for fully vaccinated travelers from more than 50 countries, and the Tory government has pledged it will seek to expand steadily the rules to more countries. Yet the rules have angered many countries in the developing world, …

While the next six months will be some of the most important in UAE history, as Dubai hosts Expo 2020, the vision for the future does not end there. When the event ends in March, the newly constructed environment will become District 2020, a location entirely focused on conserving a global innovation ecosystem and integrated …

Meetings and events technology company Bizzabo has added four more executives to its management team, each to start with the company before the end of the month, according to a company spokesperson. The new hires join industry veteran Tim Bull, who Bizzabo added earlier this summer to lead its expansion into Europe, the Middle East …

HANNIBAL – Students in the Hannibal Central School District (HCSD) can start looking forward to a 2023 trip to Peru. The HCSD school board last week unanimously approved a measure allowing the Hannibal High School Travel Club to begin planning a summer student trip abroad. The trip will include Machu Picchu, a visit to an …

Positive sign for travel agents, Airlines Reporting Corp. (ARC) said CRA-accredited travel agencies saw a 328% year-over-year increase in airline ticket sales in August 2021. “Airlines and travel agencies were anticipating a decline in overall sales and passenger travel in August as new mandates and border restrictions began to take effect in July,” said Steve …

(CNN) – Fall is almost here, we are approaching our seventh season of life with a pandemic, and yes, it still sucks. It doesn’t matter, though, as CNN Travel is here as always to sharpen your pencils, straighten your backpack, and educate you in our weekly roundup of the latest developments in pandemic travel news. …

Report Title The Strategic Planning Software Market is one of the most comprehensive and important additions to market research intelligence. Provides comprehensive research and analysis of key aspects of the Global Strategic Planning Software Market. Market analysts write detailed information provided in this report which constitutes a comprehensive analysis of the global strategic planning software …

Stuart Winstone, CEO, SilverDoor Habicus Group, the parent company of serviced apartments agent SilverDoor, has acquired longtime competitor The Apartment Service. SilverDoor CEO Stuart Winstone chats with BTN Europe editor-in-chief Andy Hoskins on the deal. BTN Europe: Tell us about the scale and importance of this acquisition?Stuart Winstone: We can’t disclose the amounts but I …

Mark Muren, Sales Director, British Airways Complaining about the incumbent flag bearer is the national sport of travel buyers and bosses of travel management companies across Europe. British Airways in the UK is no exception. So when United Airlines executive Mark Muren crossed the Atlantic in November 2019 to become the UK airline’s sales manager, …

Good news for people traveling to Costa Rica: there is officially a black and female owned travel agency in the area and it is founded by a native. Sadie jordan spear Soul Life Travel to fill a need for representation, especially on the Caribbean coast of Limón. “There was a void in the travel industry,” …

The Global Software market for travel agencies is constantly evolving and presenting new avenues to stakeholders. The study on the Travel Agency Software market presents a comprehensive assessment of the economic, social, and political factors shaping the changing dynamics. The research offers data validated insights into current opportunities in various segments and possible avenues over …

Travel agents see more business as restless people planning long-awaited vacations seek help navigating the changing restrictions of the pandemic. Over 1.7 million passengers passed Transportation Security Administration checkpoints on Tuesday, up from around half a million at this time in 2020. Sarah Fazendin owns Videre Travel, a Denver-based travel agency. At the height of …

SAP Concur has partnered with meeting management company Groupize to deliver what companies call an end-to-end self-service meeting management solution for professional planners as well as occasional meeting planners, announced Tuesday the company. Dubbed Concur Event Management by Groupize, the product is now available in the United States as a “solution extension”, sold to customers …

The online travel agent market consists of the sale of travel services through online channels. Online travel agents or agencies are the people or businesses that have websites that allow consumers to book various travel-related services over the Internet. Travel agents are engaged in the sale of travel services such as flights, buses, vacation packages, …

Almost 550 days after its 2020 event, the American Lodging Investment Summit met on Monday for its 20th anniversary with the support of nearly 1,800 attendees in person, according to a spokesperson for the Burba Hotel Network, a division of Northstar Travel Group, which also owns BTN. The Covid-19 pandemic took hold in the United …

About 76 percent of respondents to US-based meeting planners will host their next face-to-face event this year, according to a new survey from London-based conference room provider Etc. Almost three in five (59%) plan to focus exclusively on in-person events for 2021 and 2022, rather than adding a mix of virtual and hybrid meetings. The …

The CEO of the Irish Travel Agents Association expects the United States to be open “this side of September” with more people traveling across the Atlantic. The Foreign Office has said that from March 2020, with a few exceptions, non-US nationals or permanent residents are not allowed to travel to the US if they have …

It’s been over a year since many business travelers passed through an airport, and enough has changed to surprise even the most seasoned business traveler. “Before Covid, as a business traveler, they knew what to expect and they were confident they could pull it off [the airport] within a certain amount of time,” said Jennifer …

The boss of a large New Zealand travel agency started a petition calling on the government to urgently propose a plan to relax border rules. Helloworld New Zealand chief executive Chris Hunter is behind the action calling on the government to end mandatory isolation for people vaccinated against Covid-19. YOUSEF ALFUHIGI / UNSPLASH Removing managed …

Vinny and Brenda Donnelly, members since 2009, are enjoying a trip to Europe with their colleagues. Photo courtesy of Donnellys Founded in 1964, the Shillelagh Travel Club moved around NOVA before moving to Vienna for the past 20 years. The club originally had its own plane that took members from all over the world on …

Taipei, June 22 (CNA) A Taiwanese travel agency plans to offer a five-day, four-night vacation to Guam, after the U.S. territory launched a program allowing foreign travelers to be vaccinated against COVID-19 for their vacation. Yu Kuo-chen (游 國 珍), spokesperson for Lion Travel, one of Taiwan’s largest travel agencies, told CNA on Tuesday that …

Adventurous travelers looking for their next big trip now have a new travel agency to plan their big getaway, but not in a conventional way. SkipTown was started by Riley Ellis-Beach, a part-time Spanish teacher at Thompson Valley High School with a heart for travel. Instead of choosing the location themselves, Ellis-Beach organizes a getaway …

The European Union took new steps on Wednesday to reopen travel to international visitors, with ambassadors from the 27 member states agreeing that people who have received EU-approved vaccines for Covid-19 should be allowed to enter the bloc . They also agreed to relax the criteria on what should be considered a “safe country” from …

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Summer travel is fast approaching and like last summer, this ideal trip could be difficult due to COVID-19. “For 2021, over the summer, we had people traveling to the Cayman Islands who have now had to cancel,” said Mark Ebbitts, president of Shelton Travel Service, based in Kansas City, Missouri. Travel …

Last year Travel Factory partner / director Russell Berry was with a group of tourists to the Holy Land which was one of the last to take off from Tel Aviv, Israel, before it was shut down due to the pandemic. of COVID-19. “We were the last to leave, and we’ve been back here and …

BRONX, NY – Pablo Segarra looks towards the horizon. From his balcony in the Bronx, he sometimes thinks of Puerto Rico. He remembers his first visit to the island at the age of seven. What would you like to know The LatinX Travel Club is a new group of members to promote travel among young …

Increase in US domestic passenger travel fuels strong month-over-month sales Airline ticket sales by U.S. travel agencies in February continue their upward trend Airlines Reporting Corp. (ARC) today released data showing ARC-accredited travel agency net sales totaling $ 1.5 billion in February 2021, up 20% from January 2021. * The February total is down 79% …

If someone invites you to join a travel club, don’t go, run! But if you’re reading this, you probably haven’t. You’ve fallen for the offer of a free cruise or vacation. You attended the presentation, with its laughable and pressured sales tactics. And you ended up with a worthless travel club membership. Now you are …

Charles Berger’s dreams of a future filled with fun family vacations led him to invest in the Palladium Travel Club. But now those dreams have turned into nightmares as he tries to sift through all the extras and blackout dates. Will he one day be able to profit from his “investment”? Travel clubs have grown …

Dear stumbled, Earlier this year, I used STA Travel to book a British Airways flight from Tucson, Arizona to South Africa, departing in March. Then the pandemic hit, one of the flight legs was canceled and I canceled my trip. After a few round trips, STA got a refund from British Airways. An STA representative …

DENVER – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) –Manifesto, the exclusive chapter-based travel and lifestyle club that offers tailor-made getaways to unique U.S. destinations coupled with private jet service, today announced the launch of three new chapters in Santa barbara and San Diego, California; as good as Phoenix, Arizona. Founded by Jeff Potter, former CEO of Frontier Airlines and …

In online retail, conversion means turning website visitors into paying customers. Conversion could also be the next buzzword for struggling business travel agencies as they seek to turn their clients’ employees, grounded due to coronavirus restrictions, into vacationers. India leads the pack Yatra. He just embarked on an investor tour (at least virtual) to generate …

Senior airline executive Jeff Potter is behind the launch of a new travel and lifestyle membership service, Manifesto. Potter stepped down as CEO and President of Surf Air in 2017 and was previously a boss at Frontier Airlines for five years until 2007 and held the same position at Vanguard Airlines for one year in …

It has been a relatively quiet week for the distribution industry. Enjoy. Family Travel Club launched in the midst of a pandemic(“Online Family Travel Club launched by Wall Street Journal alumni not subject to pandemic”, July 20, 2020 via Skift Travel News) (subscription may be required)Last week saw the launch of The Expedition, an online …

Travel Market Report is proud to announce a new partnership with MMGY Myriad to produce a monthly industry tracking survey to monitor the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on travel agencies. Travel Counselors COVID-19 Sentiment Barometer is an online survey designed and analyzed by MMGY Travel Intelligence and now lives here. “The Travel Market Report …

Kiwi.com is one of the smaller companies known as Online Travel Agencies (OTAs) which includes big names like Expedia.com, Priceline.com, Kayak, and many small businesses. While some specialize in a particular segment, like SnapTravel, which helps people book hotels, they often serve as one-stop-shops for travel that may involve flights, rental cars, and hotels. Under …

Richard turen It occurred to me to write this article about 16 years ago, when my own business was 16 and I was starting to write Reality Check columns on a regular basis. I put it off because I didn’t want to disturb my friends. But let me try to do it in a way …

Students at Logansport High School had the opportunity to travel to England and France last summer. This is thanks to the LHS Travel Club, which started in 2015 after students in the AP class at Lorese Sharp, a social studies professor, said they wanted to travel to Greece and Italy. Sharp – who travels frequently …

I hate traveling alone. So when my editor asked me if I wanted to go on a trip ⁠— by myself ⁠— and write about it, I shocked myself saying “yes”. Don’t get me wrong: getting paid to go on vacation? No fuss. But there was a big catch. Pack Up + Go, a Pittsburgh-based …

The typical British Francis Hotel in Bath Bath is one of the great secrets of British tourism. While most of us plan to visit someday, many won’t. Arriving for a weekend – after a short two hour drive from London with First Great Western – I feel for those who never make the trip. The …

Blazer’s curiosity comes from his youth; he spent his childhood in Holland until his family moved to New Jersey when he was 13. “I moved from cosmopolitan Amsterdam to the suburb of New Jersey where people didn’t know or care about anything outside of their community, or even outside of their country. I swore to …

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will have a busy schedule of overseas visits from next month until July, starting with a trip to Sri Lanka. Besides Sri Lanka, he is expected to visit Israel, Russia, Germany, Spain and Kazakhstan. PM modi could also travel to the United States, but this has not been finalized. Officials say …

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Former Facebook employee and longtime travel enthusiast Julia Lam started studying consumer travel habits over a year ago to see how people plan vacations and business trips. What she found was that people often used a jumble of Chrome tabs and text files. So she started Bucket with former Facebook engineer John Sichi to create …

Bombay: Online travel agency MakeMyTrip (India) Pvt. Ltd. will acquire a travel planning website Mygola Inc. and its assets for an undisclosed sum. The entire Mygola team will join MakeMyTrip and focus on cutting edge innovation in online travel, MakeMyTrip said in a statement. “Mygola’s in-depth understanding of traveler planning and destination experience preferences will …

Legacy Travel Club names Rick Ropkey ’77 CEO March 27, 2015 Frederick “Rick” N. Ropkey, a 1977 graduate of DePauw University, joined Legacy Travel Club, an Indianapolis-based startup, as CEO. The company says it is “positioned to bring the ‘travel club’ model back to generations of Indianapolis natives, who seek direct flights to hard-to-reach destinations …

Luxury Vacation Club Inspired announced this morning that it has secured new funding of $ 20 million from a new investor W Capital Partners alongside existing investors Corporate institutional partners and Millennium Technology Value Partners. The funding, designed to accelerate growth, brings the company’s total increase to date to $ 70 million. The additional capital …

Cruise Planners – American Express Travel, the nation’s largest home travel agent franchise network in the cruise industry, recently discovered that the majority of new franchise owners are going into selling cruises without any previous professional experience in the travel industry, according to an internal audit report of new franchisees. From stay-at-home moms to former …

Road trips are one of the quintessential summer activities, but it takes a lot of planning, especially if you plan to cross the country. While you can figure out exactly where you’re going to eat and stay and what to see, plans can change if you encounter unexpected weather. Instead of rolling with the hits, …

The rise of Christy Prescott and Corporate Travel Planners in the local travel planning industry is the classic story of a self-proclaimed go-getter with a deep and enduring love for her profession, a small but lively woman who built a business from humble beginnings. “Growing up in small towns in Nebraska and Kansas, I wanted …

Moon USA Trip Planner The Moon USA Travel Planner is a sample of the best USA travel destinations and perfect for anyone planning a domestic travel adventure this summer. Berkeley, California (PRWEB) June 29, 2011 Moon Travel Guides is celebrating summer by offering readers a brand new (and free!) EBook, the Moon USA Travel Planner. …