Tag Archive: vacation rental scam

Feb 28 2012

Vacation Rental Homeowner Tip: Learn how to recognize and avoid “phishing” scams

Imagine the shock of receiving a phone call from a vacationer you’ve never heard of who claims to have secured a week in your home – and they’ve already paid (someone else) for it! This scenario is happening more frequently due to a growing occurrence of online scamming called “phishing.” Read on to avoid getting …

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Jan 31 2012

Using Google Alerts to Monitor Your Vacation Rental Business Online

Technology is changing the face of the online vacation rental business faster than ever before. With social sharing and online peer reviews topping that list of changes, it’s more important than ever for homeowners to learn how to use the internet to their advantage. By using a keyword notification service like Continue reading »