Newsletter — July 26, 2015

Thank you for reading Consumer Traveler/Travelers United weekly newsletter. You can subscribe to our daily email newsletter here. A week in review: Comparing ticket prices, Voting for worst airline, Charged twice for a ticket, ID & passport theft and more.. Consumers have the ability to compare shop when buying a car; or buying gas for the […]

Airline march to deny comparison shopping for consumers

Comparison shopping is a four-letter word for airlines. Anytime, a consumers can compare prices of a ticket on Delta, United and American the airlines feel they are losing. And, they are. When they openly publish airfares, the free market can work the way it should.

Vote: Which airline is just the worst?

When Skytrax recently announced the top airlines from one of the largest and most comprehensive independent surveys of travelers from around the world, there was something missing. Which airlines are the worst? Tell us.

Charged twice for her flight — should I get involved?

Andrea Mitnick just wanted to book an airline ticket from Charlotte to Philadelphia, nothing more. She thought her first reservation, made from a hotel and a wi-fi with dial-up speed, had failed. “I never received any sort of confirmation that anything had gone through,” she remembers.