"Dear Elise. The Artini Resort has notified us that you did not check in for your 25-night booking today. You've been marked as a no-show."
The day before the Bali retreat (that I was hosting) kicked off, I was casually checking my work email while feeling calm, prepped and ready to rock the next marathon of a week.
But this email stopped me in my easy-breezy, Bali tracks.
"Hmmm... I cancelled all my other hotel bookings. This email must be a mistake," I thought. "I'll just quickly check my business credit card – just to confirm."
A few minutes later, my zen-like state had shifted to a mild state of panic.
That was the pending transaction sitting on my business credit card.
Read on to find out how this story unravels…