Travel refunds: Ask the expert

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Travel expert Sean Tipton

It is holiday season, but that dream summer getaway could prove to be a financial nightmare for some.

As the dust settles from the disruption caused by volcanic ash, holidaymakers are still facing problems from the collapse of tour firm Goldtrail and the threat of more industrial action by British Airways cabin crew.

We would like to hear from people who are unsure about their holiday rights and finances.

Sean Tipton, of travel association Abta, will answer a selection of questions, and the answers will be published on the BBC News website Monday 9 August 2010.

Abta represents over 5,000 travel agencies and more than 900 tour operations of various sizes throughout the UK.

Read Sean's answers to your questions.