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American Airlines Increases Checked Bag Fees To $75 For Transatlantic Basic Economy Flights

With no one really flying internationally at the moment, American Airlines appears to have decided that now would be a great time to increase...
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(EXPIRED) $239 RT from US to Croatia [basic econ, several gateways available]

Thrifty Traveler Premium put out an alert to subscribers today that looks like a hot deal if you don't mind basic economy to Europe: flights...
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(EXPIRED) Fly WAS / NYC / CLT To Hawaii For Under $350 RT (Basic...

American Airlines and United are having Basic Economy fare sales from the east coast to Hawaii. Flights from New York, Washington D.C., Charlotte (and...
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Google Flights improvement: filter by overhead bin access

A reader on Twitter has alerted us that Google Flights has added an awesome new filtering capability that is going to make shopping for...
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(EXPIRED) Hawaii Sale – Delta Basic Economy For Less Than $350 RT

There have been several sales to Hawaii recently (e.g. here, here and here.) We can add to that list today as Delta's having a...
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Frequent Miler’s 2018 miles & points predictions

Welcome to 2018! This year, a US airline will introduce Basic Economy awards; a hotel chain will eliminate resort fees; Marriott will free up elite breakfasts at resorts; and the new Marriott / SPG program will be revealed to be very similar to Marriott Rewards today.... Maybe.
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East coast to Vegas from $78.80 in Basic Economy

Basic economy may not be the luxurious way to travel, but there are some fares to Las Vegas today that are so cheap it...
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Is $49 RT to Miami cheap enough to fly basic economy?

I saw a Slickdeals post come up this morning for airfare between Detroit and Miami for just $49 round trip. Clicking through to read the details, I saw...
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How to avoid United Basic Economy

Avoid United Basic Economy In the time since I published "How to avoid basic economy when paying with points," United rolled out their Basic Economy...
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How to avoid basic economy when paying with points

Please find an updated version of this post here: How to avoid basic economy when paying with points. You gotta love the marketing genius that...

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