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Travel Tips Tuesday: 5 Tips to Packing Light

As I’m sure some of you are aware, there are a lot of airline fees you may encounter while traveling.  Though most fees are not optional, there is one fee that can typically be avoided…baggage fees!   446 more words

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The Travel Hacks You Should Know (But Probably Don’t)

This article originally appeared on Map Happy.

Travel hacking is often synonymous with credit card churn and gaming points and miles. I’m no stranger to those tactics but I’ve always been more interested in the nifty, devious ways to get what you want while on the road. 1,220 more words

Alaska Airlines Offering Free Checked Bags In January

As my hometown airline, I will fly Alaska Airlines whenever possible. In the Airlines’ latest promotion, Alaska Airlines will waive the $25 bag fee for Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan members’ first checked bag: 407 more words

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Airline Baggage Fees Bring In Nearly $1B In Three Months, Ticket Sales Still Top Revenue-Maker

All those baggage fees added so far this year appear to be bringing in the big bucks for U.S. airlines. A new report found that airlines brought in nearly $1 billion last quarter by charging customers for hauling their belongings. 342 more words

Airline baggage fee earnings soaring

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — It’s hard to escape paying a fee for a checked bag these days, and it’s starting to add up — to nearly $1 billion. 115 more words

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A Travelling We Go

When did it become my responsibility to pack for EVERYONE when we travel? At what point was Executive Director in Charge of Packing, added to my title? 574 more words

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How To Get Away With Just A Carry-On

Perhaps one of the most daunting tasks of traveling is the packing process. After all, there are so many factors to consider. Personally, I prefer to travel with a carry-on; not only do they save me time from waiting in baggage claim but they also save me money from paying astronomical checked baggage fees. 590 more words

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