Third Party Mardi Gras Hotel Scam

  
     
February 09, 2017

With Mardi Gras fastly approaching, BBB serving Southeast Louisiana has uncovered a third-party hotel scam.  The website, MardiGrasRooms.com claims  to book hotel rooms at several prominent area hotels.  As their investigation discovered, these hotels had no connection to this site, and the business was not physically located at the address indicated on their website.

You can read more about their investigation at the following link: 

http://www.bbb.org/new-orleans/news-events/bbb-scam-alerts/2017/02/third-party-hotel-scams-mardigrasrooms.com/

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