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Letters: Travel scams, gout, defence investing, environment crisis and pupil loans

Letters: Travel scams, gout, defence investing, environment crisis and pupil loans

Travel travails

I’m really sorry for folks who have lost fares and deposits into the of late unsuccessful travel agencies (NZ Herald, January 21). I worked into the travel industry through the 60s towards the 90s and I also can ensure you there have been a lot of travel business problems, with associated consumer financial losings in that time. Most of these problems had been travel agents running away from Travel Agents Assn of NZ (TAANZ). TAANZ has professional training, protection needs and bonding which covers clients against losings because of a travel companies’ failure. Companies running outside TAANZ had been usually investing on ethnicity, faith or any other such specialty to attract their clients. The rely upon such unqualified, un-bonded agents is frequently misplaced. Due diligence by the client to ascertain the bona fide of the travel agency is crucial. TAANZ account is an excellent kick off point. Bill Boyle, Orewa. BROWSE CONSIDERABLY: • Holiday warning as travel agencies go breasts, making hundreds without seats • Kiwi few delivered to country that is wrong travel representative

Prosecute and forfeit

The directors and shareholders, present and past regarding the travel representative purported to have printed travel that is fraudulent needs to have almost all their assets, including their house, seized by the Crown. The Ministry of Justice should prosecute them for printing fraudulent travel papers, along with learning what publishing company/persons had been accountable for the publishing and prosecute them too. The directors must have to repay all customers they usually have stolen funds from, by attempting to sell their assets, such as for instance fluid money, vehicles and home after sorting down how much ended up being taken and never utilized for the intended travel usage. The Ministry of Justice along with other ministries usually do not appear to wish justice for individuals, by firmly taking situations such as these and prosecuting them, but just if it hurts them or will not spend the appropriates taxes to them. Continue reading Letters: Travel scams, gout, defence investing, environment crisis and pupil loans