JetBlue Airplane taking off

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


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

Allegiant to Charge $5 for Printing Boarding Passes

The term “junk fee” – in relation to airlines – has been around at least since 2001 but it’s really been getting a workout the past few years. The latest junk fee: Allegiant’s $5 charge for printing out a boarding pass which goes into effect Sept. 1. 4 fees you… Read More

Delta Drops Onboard Entertainment Fee

Well, here’s something different. According to CNN, Delta Air Lines had been charging passengers from $.99 to $3.99 to view TV and movies on its screens, but now – it’s free. Entertainment on Delta, Other Airlines Delta’s new fee-less entertainment policy which took effect Aug. 1 is good on flights… Read More