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  • $800 cruise deposit was made but only $200 was sent to the cruise line. Agent, Dianne Tuttle cancelled and rescheduled the cruise four times without my knowledge. The trip, according to the cruise line is now cancelled but I have not received the refund. I learned about the mishandling of the deposit money after talking directly with the cruise line.

    A $1,000 deposit was provided for two additional cruises but the cruises were cancelled before the deposit money was sent to the cruise line. The agent acknowledged the trip cancellations but said she decided to send the money to the cruise line anyway. I have not been able to confirm reservations through the cruise line or retrieve that $1,000. These two cruises were part of a joint venture for seminars on cruise ships. The contract was cancelled on October 15, 2010, but the money was not returned and she continued to advertise the seminars without permission.

    The travel agent also continued to use my picture, name and company information on her website, without authorization, even though all reservations had been cancelled and a refund had been requested.
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  • Baby Boomer Ppt

    1. 1. “ Let’s Talk Travel” Presented by: Dianne Tuttle, CTC
    2. 2. Why Use a Travel Agent <ul><li>Travel Agents can make an airline reservation and hold it for 24 hours </li></ul><ul><li>Travel agents can take payments for your cruise or vacation package </li></ul><ul><li>Travel agents are constantly updated </li></ul><ul><li>Who Ya Gonna Call? </li></ul><ul><li>It is not just about price </li></ul><ul><li>Show me the Money (I saved) </li></ul><ul><li>I already have a Job!   </li></ul>
    3. 3. Why Use a Travel Agent <ul><li>Travel agents will find you the best possible cruise or vacation because they want your repeat business. </li></ul><ul><li>A frequent complaint of travelers booking on the internet is being quoted one price and finding that their credit card has been charged another </li></ul><ul><li>Our commission is in the price weather you buy on the internet or a travel agent </li></ul>
    4. 4. Understanding Airfares <ul><li>SFOJFK7JUN </li></ul><ul><li>SFO-NYC DEPART 07JUN </li></ul><ul><li>U.S. PASSENGER FACILITY CHARGES / SURCHARGES MAY APPLY </li></ul><ul><li>TAXES AND FEES MAY VARY DEPENDING ON THE BOOKED ITINERARY </li></ul><ul><li>USD FARE MIN/ XL TVL DATES TKT DATES </li></ul><ul><li>CX FARE BASIS </li></ul><ul><li>1 US 139.00 UXA0NJ6 </li></ul><ul><li>2 F9 149.00 T14NB6 </li></ul><ul><li>3 FL 149.00 H14QC </li></ul><ul><li>4 US 149.00 UXAUNJ6 </li></ul><ul><li>5 F9 153.00 W14NR6 </li></ul>
    5. 5. Understanding Airfares <ul><li>07JUN SFO / NYC </li></ul><ul><li>DL 150 J9 D9 I6 Y9 B9 M9 H9 Q9 K9 L0 </li></ul><ul><li>AS6003 F0 Y7 S7 B0 M0 H0 Q0 L0 V0 K0 </li></ul><ul><li>UA 8 F7 C9 Y9 B9 M9 E9 U9 H9 Q9 V9 </li></ul><ul><li>US6691 C7 D7 Z7 Y7 B7 M7 H7 Q7 N7 V7 </li></ul>
    6. 6. How To Save Money On Travel <ul><li>Book well in advance </li></ul><ul><li>Be flexible </li></ul><ul><li>Book your travel plans as a package </li></ul><ul><li>All travel is capacity controlled </li></ul><ul><li>Use consolidators for international air </li></ul><ul><li>Ask all the right questions when making your travel reservation </li></ul><ul><li>Ask about the cancel policy </li></ul><ul><li>Purchase travel insurance </li></ul>
    7. 7. Smart Money Magazine USA Today <ul><li>In the articles they put 3 agents to the test and they went online to see if they could do better and the travel agents won hands-down! </li></ul><ul><li>Travel Agents Are Staging a Comeback! </li></ul><ul><li>Written off as dinosaurs not so long ago, agents are seeing a welcome bump in business </li></ul>
    8. 8. <ul><li>Train to be a Home-Based Agent </li></ul><ul><li>Work for yourself! </li></ul><ul><li>Set your own schedule, </li></ul><ul><li>Spend more time with your family </li></ul><ul><li>Start your travel agency without leaving your current job! </li></ul>
    9. 9. <ul><li>Take FREE & discounted trips that are offered only to the travel industry! </li></ul><ul><li>Work from home or from your laptop! </li></ul><ul><li>Classes taught LIVE with </li></ul><ul><li>Weather you live in New York, Dallas, Guam or Alaska I can teach you! </li></ul>
    10. 10. <ul><li>Galileo/United Airlines Computer School Program </li></ul><ul><li>Learning Apollo-the Viewpoint Way </li></ul><ul><li>The Travel Agency </li></ul><ul><li>Apollo Overview </li></ul><ul><li>Getting Started </li></ul><ul><li>The Booking Process </li></ul><ul><li>Cities and Stated </li></ul><ul><li>Touring View Point </li></ul><ul><li>Booking Air Travel </li></ul><ul><li>Creating A New PNR </li></ul><ul><li>Pricing Itineraries </li></ul>
    11. 11. Benefits include <ul><li>Partnership and recognition with Academy Travel Consultants </li></ul><ul><li>Support of a knowledgeable staff </li></ul><ul><li>Special FAM trips and free/or discounted travel </li></ul><ul><li>50% commission split </li></ul><ul><li>United Airlines Apollo ICON </li></ul><ul><li>Computerized airline ticket printing through ATC </li></ul><ul><li>Co-op advertising opportunities with suppliers </li></ul><ul><li>Enjoy great tax benefits of a home office </li></ul><ul><li>FREE training and seminars from travel industry </li></ul><ul><li>IATAN card with earned commissions </li></ul>
    12. 12. <ul><li>Become a Home-Based Agent </li></ul><ul><li>You can be earning extra income </li></ul><ul><li>Free or reduced rate travel </li></ul><ul><li>call Dianne @ 781-2630 </li></ul><ul><li>enroll today! </li></ul>
    13. 13. “ Let’s Talk Travel” Charter Cable Channel 2 Airtimes: Thursdays 6 pm Fridays 11:30 am Saturdays 1 pm “ Let’s Talk Travel” is your insiders guide to travel”. WEBSITE: Contact # 805-781-2630
    14. 14. “Let’s Talk Travel” <ul><li>Do you have a story to tell </li></ul><ul><li>Have you been to exciting destination </li></ul><ul><li>Be a guest on my show! </li></ul>
    15. 15. <ul><li>Founded in 1999 </li></ul><ul><li>Our low-cost group/adventure tours are always professionally escorted & our monthly “Get Out of The House&quot; events are designed for baby-boomers who need to meet new friends! </li></ul>
    16. 16. <ul><li>Monthly dinners, always the 2 nd Fri of every month 6 pm Socializing 7 pm dinner </li></ul><ul><li>House Parties </li></ul><ul><li>BBQ’s </li></ul><ul><li>Plays </li></ul><ul><li>And much much more! </li></ul>
    17. 17. Henry’s BBQ
    18. 18. 5 year Anniversary
    19. 19. Costa Rica Canopy!
    20. 20. Join us for a trip to Cancun! All inclusive!
    21. 21. Crown Paradise Club Resort Cancun! <ul><li>Trade show special! </li></ul><ul><li>Deposit by Jun 30th & get FREE upgrade to swim with the dolphins! </li></ul><ul><li>From SLO $1299.00 </li></ul><ul><li>From LAX $1099.00 </li></ul>
    22. 22. <ul><li>Thank you! </li></ul><ul><li>For attending “Let’s Talk Travel” </li></ul><ul><li>You can contact Dianne Tuttle @ </li></ul><ul><li>Academy Cruises & Tours </li></ul><ul><li>“ In The Creamery” </li></ul><ul><li>570 Higuera St. #225 </li></ul><ul><li>San Luis Obispo CA 93401 </li></ul><ul><li>Email [email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>805-781-2630 </li></ul>