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Associated Press: Advice for Avoiding Costly Airline Fees for Changing Plans

Airlines now get one-fourth of their revenue from sources other than fares (mostly fees), and one of the biggest is a charge of up to $200 to change or cancel a ticket. Avoiding these hefty fees will take a bit of planning before you book your flight.

CNNMoney: Airfare Is Finally Getting Cheaper

Here's some good news for travelers: It's getting cheaper to fly.

CNBC: Airlines Get Back to Basics, Offering Snacks on Flights Again

This week marked a special occasion for economy class airline passengers: the return of free snacks on some domestic carriers.

New York Times: Airlines Reap Record Profits, and Passengers Get Peanuts

Helped by falling oil prices, airlines are reporting record profits, but for many passengers this sudden bonanza has meant little more than extra bags of free peanuts and pretzels.

FOX News: Cheap Flights: Best Day to Book, Top Sites and Insider Secrets

Before you buy, you should fire up a site like Airfarewatchdog, which scours airline sites for deals and pulls them into one easy-to-find place. You might spot a deal you wouldn't have seen otherwise.

Consumer Reports: 7 Reasons Why Airlines Can Bump You

You might not realize that airlines are empowered to bump you from your flight or your seat even if you're not perceived as some sort of threat or hothead.

New York Times: To Find Cheap Flights, the Day (Kind of) Matters

Is there a best day to get the lowest price on a flight? Many travelers think the magic day is Tuesday, long lauded by travel deal sites and various publications, including this one, for its fare sales...But is there really a preferred day to buy?

World News Tonight: Save Big on Airline Tickets

How do you get the best deal on your trip? You use Airfarewatchdog.

Mashable: 19 Ways to Score Cheap Airfare in 2016

There are no secret days. No incantation to recite at half past midnight on the third full moon of the year. Nope, finding cheap airfare is the opposite of magic, although finding a great price can often be elusive.

New York Times: 8 Things You Can Do Now to Save Money on Travel

This year, no excuses: Each of these eight items is something you can do to save money on travel today.

USA Today: Travel in 2016: Hot Destinations, Top Trends

Will recent world events keep U.S. travelers from venturing abroad in 2016? The signs are pointing towards a resilient traveling public.

New York Post: 30 Life Hacks to Make 2016 Your Best Year Yet

Want to be more organized, get fit and save money this year? Try these 30 ingenious (and easy) life hacks.
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