Originally Posted by Kuki
Cruise lines have all been tightening their sales policies for travel agents.
Unless it's a value add on they purchase from the cruise line, they are no longer allowed to offer add-on perks.
My TA still gives 5% "rebate" on all cruises and higher on escorted cruises. She also arranges extra shipboard credit on a number of sailings per year. If I want chocolate covered strawberries, I will just ask for them myself; cash is king.