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Is Charging Baggage Fees A Policy to help Customers Save Money?

Those of you who travel by air a lot may notice that there are a growing number of airlines beginning to charge baggage fees in recent years. 381 more words


I don't care about $2

NOTE: This is Part 1 of a series of posts inspired by 40 very active hours of travel on  March 13-14, 2015.  There will be at least 3 more entries in this series. 645 more words


JetBlue's Justification For Baggage Fees Demonstrates The Sad State Of Airline Industry

Late last year, JetBlue announced that it too would be kowtowing to investors’ demands and start charging fees for checked bags. This news did not go over well with many of the airlines’ customers, but JetBlue believes people will get over it… because they really have no other choice. 446 more words

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Increased Baggage Fees on Delta Flights Originating out of Europe

(Bloomberg) — “Your luggage’s ride in Delta Air Lines cargo holds got a bit pricier this month, when the carrier boosted its baggage fees for transatlantic flights.

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Report Claims That You Secretly Love Airline Fees

If we were to head over to any airport in the country today and ask travelers whether they liked being charged add-on fees for checking bags, sitting in an exit row, food, entertainment, headphones, WiFi, or priority boarding, the consensus would undoubtedly be that these costs are a nickel-and-diming nuisance. 776 more words

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