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8 Ways Basic Economy Fares Can Ruin Your Trip

2018-05-08 21:54
8 Ways Basic Economy Fares Can Ruin Your Trip Limited or Fee-Only Seat Assignments No Group or Family Seating You’ll Be Last to Board Baggage Is Restricted—as Are the Overhead Bins Forget About Upgrades… …or Changes of Any Kind You Might Not Get Full Mileage Credit Don’t Expect Expedited Security Tips for Flying on a Basic Economy Fare Fly a plane with no middle seats Put your miles or elite status to work Put your credit card to work Check to see if the basic economy fare is actually your cheapest option in the end Use the mandatory 24-hour cancellation period