Here’s how you can book a flight but pay for it next year

Here's how you can book a flight but pay for it next year

article FILE-United Airlines Boeing 787-9 takes off from Los Angeles international Airport on July 30, 2022 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Aaron P/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images) Purchasing flight tickets can be expensive, and with the holidays a few weeks away, air travel will be in even greater demand as consumers search for deals for their vacation … Read more

Americans making tough tradeoffs to pay escalating health care costs

Americans making tough tradeoffs to pay escalating health care costs

Anyone who’s made a trip to the grocery store or the gas station this year knows that inflation is taking a bite out of Americans’ pocketbooks. Choosing cheaper produce and trading down to cheaper cuts of meat have become common tradeoffs for families on a budget. When it comes to health care in particular, tough … Read more

Consumer spending in India expected to be high this festive season: Report

The Fitch Ratings affiliate said that consumer spending will recover to pre-covid levels in 2022. HT

Indian consumers have expressed a strong desire to buy more discretionary products during the festive season while coming out of the pandemic, according to Deloitte’s Global State of Consumer Tracker. In the latest analysis by Deloitte, it shows that consumers are willing to increase spend on both travel and hotel stays. They intend to buy … Read more

Air fares will drop in the fall, but not for long

Air fares will drop in the fall, but not for long

SONOMA, Calif. (KGO) — It’s been a tumultuous travel season as Americans broke free of COVID restraints and took to the skies — only to find that airfares have soared… and so have flight delays. So will prices and flights become more reliable? You might say airlines and airports weren’t quite ready for the first … Read more

KPRC 2 Investigates new proposed rules to make it easier for airline passengers to get refunds

KPRC 2 Investigates new proposed rules to make it easier for airline passengers to get refunds

If you have travel plans for this Labor Day weekend and it involves flying, you’re probably already checking for potential delays. It’s been a bumpy ride coming back from the pandemic – with frequent flight delays and cancellations. And if you do run into an issue, getting a refund is not easy. But help may … Read more

Academy, Shiner Bock collaborate for line of apparel, games, fishing and camping gear

Academy, Shiner Bock collaborate for line of apparel, games, fishing and camping gear

SAN ANTONIO – Academy Sports + Outdoors is about to have Shiner Bock gear on tap. The retailer announced that the first-ever Magellan Outdoors x Shiner line launches on Friday, both online and in-store. The line includes Apparel, Coolers, Koozies, Fishing Gear, Outdoor Games, Grill Accessories, A Canopy, An Armchair, and A Keg-Shaped Charcoal Grill, … Read more

Sunwing warns of ‘further delays’ as airline fights backlogs, staff crunch – National

Sunwing warns of 'further delays' as airline fights backlogs, staff crunch - National

Sunwing Airlines warned customers on Wednesday to expect “further delays” as it works through a backlog in flights caused by “unprecedented crew limitations.” The airline reported on its website that it’s trying to find alternative resources to address the issue and fully restore operations, including sub-chartering aircraft from other carriers where possible. We continue to … Read more

Travel squeeze: Consumer NZ puzzled at why protection for airline passengers in holding pattern

Travel squeeze: Consumer NZ puzzled at why protection for airline passengers in holding pattern

Business Jul 17, 2022 02:26 AM4 minutes to read Chaos at Aussie airports as staff shortages extend wait times. Video / 9 News New aviation laws have delayed moves to provide better protection for passengers, which has left Consumer NZ puzzled and disappointed. The organization says refunds as of right for canceled flights for many … Read more

‘We will not help you if you are mean’

'We will not help you if you are mean'

Things you must do if you’re flying Brian Kelly, Founder of The Points Guy, shares the tips you must follow if you are traveling by air. A flight attendant’s Facebook post is going viral for saying what many other flight attendants may not. According to a Facebook page, Kristie Koerbel is a flight attendant who … Read more