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United Airlines’ New Basic Economy Fares Are Worse Than Expected (And Delta)

United Airlines has announced the parameters for their new basic economy fares. It’s a stark change from what customers get now. It’s also more punitive than I expected.

Cheap Flights For Spring Break, Free $20 At Staples And Turkish Discounting Awards On Atlanta Flights

The Best of the Rest is my effort to summarize all the travel/miles & points stories that interested me on a daily basis but didn’t have time to write about  in length.  Culled from over 100 blogs/authors I follow, some are passed along without comment, while I add my analysis to others.   This is your shortcut to find out what’s going on in the travel world without having to read dozens of travel blogs to get all the best info.

50% Frontier Sale And Why They May Be THE Airline To Consider If You Need A Ski Vacation

Frontier gets a bad rap in the frequent travel community for a weak loyalty program and a ton of fees when you fly. But, here are a few things to know if you’re thinking about a ski trip that can save you a LOT of cash.

American Airlines To Begin Selling Basic Economy And Premium Economy Mid-2016

Remember those days when you chose between coach and first class when you bought an airline ticket? Or, if you’re like most people, walked past first class on your way to the coach seat you purchased? The times are a-changing, with 3 different flavors of “coach” coming to an American Airlines plane near you later this year.

Is “Last Class” A Class By Itself?

Cheaper is better, right? Not always, and now especially not in air travel. It used to be that virtually all coach tickets were the same. But now, consumers need to be very careful when they purchase a ticket, reading what fare they’re buying and what may (or may not) come with their ticket.