Pack Your Bag And Get These Travel Freebies!
With travel prices soaring, every saved penny counts. And industry analysts say airfares will keep rising for 2013, according to USA Today. Passengers can be expected to pay more add-on fees. The airlines, which are cutting flights, are making money from these additional costs. According to the newspaper, airlines collected $924 million in baggage fees alone in the third quarter of last year. They made another $652 million from fees to change reservations.
It is not just airfare, car rental agencies, hotels, and cruise lines are adding new fees. But there are actually ways to get a few free things the next time you travel. We lay out a few of the opportunities.