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A one year home based travel agent renewal is $99.00. You can also renew for 5 years for $199.00 or acquire a LIFETIME home based travel agent affiliation for $399.00.
You will need business cards, stationery, and we suggest getting the necessary local and state licenses. Contact a local travel agency to find out your local requirements for being a at home based travel agent.
Weekly commissions checks are sent out and you are paid once your client has traveled. If a travel supplier pays after the travel date, your portion is sent the same week we receive their check. Checks are cut once your share of the commission(s) reaches a minimum of $10.00. Until that time, please keep track of what is owed, we will also.
YES! Have them sign up online at: www.travelagentid.com. You would receive a 20% referral commission! The new at home based travel agent affiliate or you need to notify us during the first 90 days that you are the referring associate in order for you receive a referral fee.
You can order online as a “consumer” or stop by a local agency. Travel suppliers will only mail brochures to travel agencies or directly to consumers. We cannot forward travel literature.
Yes! When booking travel for others as a at home based travel agent… cruise, hotel, tours and car reservations can be make worldwide. Flights must depart from U.S. or Canada.
Travel suppliers usually send confirmations to the agency and not the agent. If you wish a copy of the booking confirmation just let us know.
Airline carriers require all travel agents (Home based Travel agents or not) to have their own IATAN card in order to request airfare discounts..
Not unless you have your own IATAN card.
Home based Travel Agents that earn $5,000+ a year in commission can request membership to IATAN. IATAN requires any travel agency to remit applicant’s 1099 showing minimum income requirements have been met. You would then be on the agency’s IATAN list.
You must show “All Travel & Cruise Center Inc.” as the travel agency on your business card. You cannot be “Mary’s Travel”. Your business cards must read: “All Travel & Cruise Center, Inc.” with your name; your address and your phone numbers. You can use our logo, email us and a word document version of the logo will be sent.
No, documents are sent to the agency. The service fee to send them to you via USPS Priority Mail Flat Rate. You can request the travel supplier to mail them to you.