13 ways to make sure you and your information are safe at a hotel



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Don't invite a Peeping Tom into your room.

Hotel security has become a concern for some frequent travelers.


Fox Sports reporter Erin Andrews recently won a $55 million law suit over a nude video that was taken by a stalker who got a hotel room next to hers at a Nashville Marriott hotel in 2008.

Her case inspired NBC's Today Show to conduct a special investigation. Two reporters tested several hotels and found that while some refused to give out personal information, others revealed guests' names as well as their exact room number.

We spoke to Anthony Melchiorri, host of Travel Channel's "Hotel Impossible", to hear his tips on how you can keep your information secure during your next trip.

From when you check in to when you leave your room, here are 13 ways to make sure you're staying safe.