In this series I will share articles I found interesting from all over the web. These will be articles about miles, points, travel, finance and everything in-between. Hopefully this ToP Roundup series will give you some interesting tidbits and new information you may have missed during the week. If you see anything out there that you think others may find of interest please feel free to share it with me at Mark@travel-on-points.com.
Marriott Will Pay $225K for Still Failing to Disclose ‘Hidden’ Resort Fees – Danny the Deal Guru
Sad that it isn't more and that the customers don't see anything from this. It is interesting to see the reports on how much they have made from resort fees over the years.
FBI warns against using public USB charging ports – ABC News
Scary stuff but something you should be aware of when traveling. I prefer a cell phone case with a backup charging battery so I am always ready on the go. Although people always make fun of me for how heavy my case it.
Banks Are Closing Customer Accounts, With Little Explanation – New York Times
It blows my mind how often banks will make decisions about customers without even having a conversation first. Their customer service leaves a lot to be desired. Frustrating stuff.
ToP Roundup Final Thoughts
I hope you found these articles interesting and remember to send me anything you find interesting throughout the week.