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Cheap Summer Flights: The August Deal Zone

Cheapest flights for summer vacation? It’s just a few weeks away. I call it the August Deal Zone. You’ll call it the best time to fly. Cheap Summer Flights Here’s everything you need to know distilled into five FAQs. 1. What is the August Deal Zone? It’s actually the start… Read More

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JetBlue Adds Bag Fee to Cheapest Flights

We saw this coming. JetBlue has added a first-checked bag fee to the cheapest of its new fare options. Here’s how it works. LISTEN: As Rick Seaney says, “And then there was one.” JetBlue: $20 Checked-Bag Fee If you book the cheapest JetBlue flight possible – a fare option called… Read More

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Yes, $99 Cross-Country Cheap Flights Still Exist

Airfare analyst and FareCompare CEO Rick Seaney has long called $99 one-way cross-country fares “the holy grail for flyers.” Incredible price, right? Like something out of the 1980s People Express playbook. But once in a while, such cheap fares reappear. Cheap Flights for $99 (and up) It happened yesterday (June… Read More