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Frontier Raising Some Bag Fees

Brace yourself. As of May 1, Frontier Airlines will be raising some of its bag fees. But not by much. Frontier: Bag Fees Rise in May The Denver-based discount airline is raising some baggage fees from $5 to $10 as of May 1, 2015. Note: Some airlines have very complicated… Read More

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Holiday Fee Hike: Spirit Raises Bag Fees

Good news: Spirit Airlines’ baggage fee hike didn’t affect Thanksgiving flights. Bad news: This is one lousy gift for Christmas travelers. See Spirit’s entertaining bag video below. What You’ll Pay, What You’ll Get The new higher fee applies to checked-bags only – and, we are told, it is temporary. What:… Read More

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JetBlue to Add New Bag Fees for Some Passengers

As FareCompare’s Rick Seaney predicted earlier this year, JetBlue will begin charging for first checked-bags for some of its customers beginning in 2015. New Bag Fees to Begin in 2015 Until now, all JetBlue passengers got a first checked-bag for free. That will no longer be the case according to… Read More

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The Worst Fee of All – And How to Avoid It

If you’re not familiar with the change fee, it’s time to learn especially now¬†with many of us making expensive holiday flight reservations. You could avoid a nasty surprise. As much as $200 worth of nastiness. LISTEN: Travel expert Rick Seaney hates nasty surprises. What is an Airline Change Fee If… Read More