If you've ever traveled over the holidays, you know that there's more to think of than just the flight.  You have to remember everything else that goes along with "The Holidays."  But while you're thinking about making the day perfect, there are people out there who may be thinking about how to take you for everything you've got.  Here's a list of things to do in order to keep you and your belongings safe on your next holiday trip.

There's always a chance that something will go wrong when you travel. Remembering the bag of gifts, your the passports and tickets, the right bottle of pills, even the dog sitter's phone number can reduce mishaps, of course. But what about the things that aren't on your checklist, like theft, grifts, assaults, and cons.