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-- fees are apparently going up once again and with that summer travel season right around the corner.
We've got some tips to help you save some cash joining us now travelocity senior editor Courtney Scott.
Okay -- so we're paying for making a reservation over the phone -- paying extra for extra legroom I doing early seat assignments.
All do you think absolutely ways of getting hot and it's all adding up down a big number and never making a lot of money off of that the airlines are -- they are.
22 billion in last year alone in the first nine months of last year and just for reservation fees so help us avoid it what are some tips for that -- well if you take a person who -- to check a bag give a lot of things -- traveling with you.
Look for an airline that still allows 13 back to be checked jetBlue is a great example of that are there any others or is it just jetBlue now there are some others but for example delta does -- -- your first checked and but if you're traveling internationally you can still get away with that one free -- checked the better option.
Is -- -- carry on baggage you know not only are you more nimble and if you had to change or can you getting canceled flight you can -- -- some pretty easily.
But you're saving money and with the exception spirit and Allegiant airlines are still getting one carry on bag for free plus.
One personal item spirit and a and a leads only charge for your carry on and as long mr.
baggage can go underneath the seat they won't charge but once -- -- in the overhead and you're getting it be okay you say that loyalty pays apply the same carrier time and time again and that can help save some money because if -- part of those frequent flier programs that -- that it's typically allows you to avoid checked baggage he is.
And also give you those premium seats.
Without paying that extra fee which can range from 25 dollars and up -- make your plans permanent those changed fees can -- hundreds of dollars.
-- yet they -- those are really the biggest.
Biggest ticket be out there anywhere from 150 to 200 dollars united just -- up there it changed eight -- 200 from won fifty.
And that -- -- but if -- -- -- person who likes to get -- DL.
You wanna -- it in quickly but you know you're gonna potentially out leave out if you change it later on -- keep in mind you've got to stick to it if you know unless you don't -- -- pay.
Food is still expensive food and I give a family of four are you know you wanna bring food it not for the kids so they can stay how PN and eating that the flight but.
It really -- up five guys averaging ten dollars for a box lunch.
Bring food before a -- happen in a little back for yourself and you any saving money eating a lot healthier as well apparently goldfish with the kids and I got from travelocity thank you so much -- -- -- Korea.
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