3 Reasons to check terms and conditions now, more than ever! You’ve confirmed your trip, and upon arrival, you’re told that use of the Wi-Fi is not included in your package. You chose this accommodation specifically so that you could work from the comfort of your room, but you didn’t read the terms and conditions, and so you have to fork out extra. This is not an uncommon problem says Shaun Lamont Managing Director of First Group Hotels and Resorts. In fact, he says that most travel problems start with a failure to read the terms and conditions, “People get so caught up in the excitement of booking their trip that they often forget to read the very thing designed to protect them – the fine print.” He adds that given our current reality, it’s more critical than ever to be clear on what you are paying for, “If 2020 taught us anything it’s that you hope for the best and plan for the worst. Part of that is safeguarding your holiday investment by making sure you understand all the terms. We don’t know what is going to happen next. So, not only do guests need to know what is included in their packages, but they also need to know the options they have should they need to cancel their trip or adjust their dates.” Lamont offers three tips when reading the fine print: 1. Ask all questions: When hotels and resorts create their terms and conditions, it is to…
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