January 2013

Airline fees not what they seem

Booking a higher fare can actually save you money.

When you book a flight these days, sometimes you just want to shriek, “Liar, liar, pants on fire!” at the screen. You already know those cheap airfare prices are a load of crap. You know they’re going to charge you fees or make up for that cheap-looking price with something else. It turns out that sometimes you can even save money by booking a higher fare.