US State Department Issues Travel Alert For Mexico

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It’s always important to be informed when you travel- especially if you are planning on travelling internationally. Below is an important message from the US State Department. Please take a minute to read. This is especially relevant as we approach Spring Break season and many college students flock to Mexico every year to wind down before finals. MEXICO CITY (AP) …

Pay Per Minute Airline Fares?

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All I can say is wow. Really? An African airline that is launching this month called Airtimes Airlines is planning on offering flights where you pay by the minute- similiar to those cell phone plans. You can even book tickets via text message. I get that it’s unique and playing off the demographic of those who are younger and more tech savvy. …

Jet Blue Offers A New Way To Purchase Flights

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This morning I noticed an article on the drudge report that Jet Blue Airlines was auctioning off flights and vacation packages on eBay. Flights to Las Vegas, New York, the Bahamas and a few other choice locations. Even some mystery vacation packages to those brave bidders. The question you must be asking yourself, just as I asked myself this morning,  …

Cell Phone Usage On Commercial Airlines Banned For Good- For Now

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So last week the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee passed a bill placing a permanent ban on using cell phones to  make in-flight phone calls. Honestly, I couldn’t be happier. Let me tell you why. Last week I went to the doctors office and ended up sitting in the waiting room for twenty minutes listening to the most obnoxious person …