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Online vakanties boeken: Commissie en instanties voor consumentenbescherming pakken misleidende boekingswebsites aan

235 onlie flight comparator out of 352 have been found unreliable by the EU Commission and EU consumer protection authoroities.

  • In 30% Of the cases, the first price is not the same as the final one,
  • In 20% of the case the promotional offers were not available
  • in 30% of the cases, it was unclear what was the total and how it was calculated
  • in 25% of the cases it was not reported that the popup message referring to the last available room (“Hurry up, only 1 room left”), actaully referred only to that platform and not to the overall avilability.
  • In 22,7% of the cases there was not enough informaiton about the website and the company behind it.

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