The Casual Program is geared towards booking yourself, family and friends. It's perfect for individuals who travel a lot and want to make sure they get the best pricing without wasting time price shopping. Then enjoys receiving a check for all the travel they book. This is great for individuals, business travelers, and anyone who travel or knows someone who travel. We make it as easy as booking on Expedia and receiving a check in the mail. We even give our special Low Price Guarantee.
When we say "Professional Agent" we mean a person who wants a little bit more. Maybe you have a larger group, a network you can offer your services to or an existing book of business you want to offer travel towards. This level enables you to build and maintain a clientele and make a higher commission percentage usually only available to professional agents. We give you a complete business in a box and all the support you would ever need to be successful. Cruising Agents is a prestigious INNER-CIRCLE account. Our partnership spans over 20 years of success in travel. Their Home Based Agent Program is second to none.
Your personal website will have your picture and custom header. Clients can book online and you get immediate confirmations. You are open 24/7 for business. Your custom Agent only Site will show you all the latest discount codes and built in Agents commission. Free to every member!
When you become a CruisingAgent, our agency provides you with login, and passwords to speak to vendors. The vendors will speak to you as an agent, talking about commissions, price drops, etc. This access will enable you to have full control over all your bookings.
Our social media community (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.) is well informed, always sharing information. This information is useful in finding great promotions and group rates for your client. Be part of the most prideful and fastest growing community in the travel industry.
With your custom CruisingAgents e-mail and business card templates look and feel like a travel professional. Visit our online store where you can get custom business card, magnets, mugs and more, all inscribed with our logo and your personal information.
We literally have 1000's of existing groups on cruises and resorts. As an agent you can book into these groups and get huge Group savings and free amenities. Not to mention our special Themed Travel pricing.
We are the first to get the latest discounts. It's why travel agents find the best deals; we are the first to see them so we can book them first. We call it our 'First Responders List'. No more chasing sold out deals.
We have designed our exclusive CruisingAgents Marketing Center. This gives our agents all the cutting edge tools necessary to build your client base. We have partnered with mega companies such as Google, Trilogy (USA Today), and Vacation.com to create custom advertising programs that will streamline your success.
Mark Jacobs is a travel training guru. He has sat on the Advisory Boards of Carnival and NCL Cruise lines. His ability to have our agents understand travel is remarkable.
Our Training staff will have you booking immediately. We offer live and pre-recorded training 2-3 days a week. It's self-paced and easy to follow. All agents have a dedicated support person to help you book and answer any questions.
Professional Liability Insurance provides valuable coverage to independent travel agents. Whether it is an incorrect departure date, the wrong itinerary, or other costly mistakes, it can be covered under our E&O Insurance policy. Coverage is required. Agents can be responsible for their own E & O Insurance or it will be provided for them at $50 a year.
You will get access to our private Social Media agent community, where you will be able to share ideas. It's a great way to find the best deals and specials.
All agents are eligible to earn a CLIA or IATA Travel Agent card once you have reached a minimum amount of commissions and bookings. We can guide you through the entire process.
The vendors from time to time will visit different areas of the country for training. The vendors will allow the agents to do site inspection, and have live training seminars. They will also provide the agents with regional and state promotions.
The commission structure is based on a trip base cost of $3000 and a commission rate of 18%
The full amount of commission earned by each level of agent
A group of 5 cruise cabins would earn commission of