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Get Those Annoying Airline Baggage Fees Back!

Get Those Annoying Airline Baggage Fees Back!

The good folks at the InterContinental Hotels Group (InterContinental, Crowne Plaza, Indigo, Holiday Inn, Staybridge & Candlewood brands) feel your pain and want to refund your airline baggage fees whenever you stay at one of their properties for two consecutive weekend nights and pay with a Visa card.  The “Check It Free” promotion is IHG’s […]

September 16, 2010 | By | Reply More
Southwest Airlines' New Early Boarding Program

Southwest Airlines' New Early Boarding Program

Southwest Airlines has a new pre-boarding opportunity for travelers who are willing to pay a $10 fee to board the aircraft ahead of other passengers. While most airlines try to collect extra dollars from passengers for checking baggage, Southwest Airlines is taking a different approach.  Checked bags will still be free on Southwest flights, but […]

September 3, 2009 | By | Reply More
United Drops $100 Last Minute Ticketing Fee for Award Seats

United Drops $100 Last Minute Ticketing Fee for Award Seats

FINALLY, some good news from an airline!  As the fees for everyting from checking a bag to having a snack inch ever skyward, United has taken the unusual step of eliminating a fee and the savings are considerable.  Beginning July 30th, United Airlines is eliminating the $100 fee for redeeming a milage award ticket less […]

July 27, 2009 | By | Reply More