Tourist Scams to Watch Out for This Summer

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There are many ways that scammers take advantage of unsuspecting tourists, but more common schemes can be avoided if travelers stay alert, and take a few basic precautions.

For one thing, tourists should always be wary of anything offered for “free,” and of special deals that seem too good to be true

The oft-repeated advice to stay alert and watch your valuables is true no matter where you are. Travelers should also have a plan in case something goes wrong, including keeping some extra cash and identification in a safe spot, and knowing who to contact for help in a given destination. Read more…

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