Services like Boomerang It and Track It Back allow passengers to avoid putting their contact information on their luggage, instead providing general tags for individual items like laptops, as well as entire suitcases stamped with a toll-free number and website.
That way, anyone — from baggage handlers to Good Samaritans — can simply call or gone online and let the service pick up your bag and bring it home to you.
On TrackItBack.com, you also have the option of offering a reward.
BoomerangIt.com will allow you to make a complete online list of your possessions, which can then be easily sent to the police or your insurance company.
Both will also work with local law enforcement to recover your property.
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