How You Can Avoid Last-Minute Booking Fees for Award Travel

MommyPoints has the details for frequent flyers on several airlines.

http://mommypoints.boardingarea.com/2016/03/06/avoiding-last-minute-booking-fees-on-award-tickets/

Buying an airline ticket at the last minute can be very expensive in dollars, less so with frequent-flyer miles / points. If you have elite status, there may be no additional cost in miles.

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Airlines Race for Permission to Fly to Cuba

UPDATE: The Washington Post newspaper reports that President Obama plans a visit to Cuba next month.

As the United States slowly opens up access to Cuba, airlines are applying for airport “slots” so they can provide scheduled service to the island nation.

Bidding for Cuba, Airline-Style

Cuba recognizes that a huge influx of Americans would overwhelm their tourist facilities.