Robert McGarvey is a veteran technology reporter. He covers mobile payments and banking for "Credit Union Times," files regularly at Mainstreet.com, and has written for publications ranging from "The New York Times" and "Wired" to "Harvard Business Review."
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The 10 Best Housing for Markets for First-time Buyers and Flippers
Website Realtor.com highlights the markets that are primed for big growth
You Won't Guess The Most - and the Least - Corrupt States in America
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The Best - and Worst - Ways to Complain When a Hotel Stay Goes Bad
Insider secrets for getting the hotel stay you really want
The Top Five Reasons You Don't Want an Android Watch for the Holidays
Clunky, ugly, bad battery life and worse are why to ignore these watches
The End of Free Same-Day Hotel Reservation Cancellation: A Traveler's Guide
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Hotel Site Booking.com Targeted by Scammers: How to Protect Yourself
There are around 10,000 victims, according to the company.
The Hilton HHonors Hack: Loyalty Programs Under Siege and How to Protect Yourself
Hackers may be looking to grab your hard-win loyalty points.
Where Business Travelers Really Sleep: The Top Hotels for Road Warriors
Frugality reigns according to expense account data
Travel Smarter - and Cheaper - with the Right Credit Cards
Pack just a very few well chosen credit cards to smooth your travel road
Could You Be Bribed to Remove a Negative Review from TripAdvisor?
A newspaper ethicist calls taking a bribe and self-censoring unethical. Agree?
The Mobile Etiquette Violations Guide: How Gross Are We?
Cellphones are with us everywhere, but so is cellphone misbehavior
The Airfare Flash Deal Face-off: Airfarewatchdog vs. The FlightDeal
Terrific airfare bargains are there for the grabbing at the right websites
Paid Time Off: Is It an Employee Benefit or an Old-fashioned Con?
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Fighting Back Against Really High - and Greedy - Resort Fees
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Are Airline Frequent Flier Miles Programs Just Rip-Offs?
A congressman calls out airlines' rewards programs as "deceptive, fraudulent"
Is Google Responsible for Delivering Accurate - And Truthful - Search Results?
A Virginia locksmith has called out Google for serving up bogus, deceptive search results.
Cheap Airfare: What Would You Give Up For a Discount Ticket?
Would you give up legroom for an ultra cheap airfare? How about lavatory access?