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Getting the Most Out of Basic Economy Fares

America’s three largest airlines – American, United, and Delta –  have introduced new, extra-low fares to try to compete with low-cost rivals. Some of us might consider these “bare fares” as the end to “travel as we knew it.” But they are the new normal for most of us and will make travel on these dominant US carriers a bit more affordable. What we need to know is how to get the most out of their parameters.

Here are some bare fares hacks from MSN to get you started.