Help Our Kids Radiothon – Donate Now: The 2023 Help Our Kids Radiothon will be held on September 21 & 22, 2023 at Nemours.  This marks the 13th year.  Mix 99.5 WJBR will broadcast live over two days,…

Having extra fees tacked on when you travel is pretty much a way of life these days, that’s why it’s really important to check your bills and always read the fine print. Travelers coming from Australia were shocked to learn that some hotels in the United States will add a “Resort fee” to pay for the normal amenities. While the practice is illegal down under, says, that’s not the case in the US, Canada, or Mexico. NYU professor Bjorn Hanson notes that the charge, sometimes called a “facility fee” or “destination fee,” is a borrowed idea, revealing, “The hotel industry is looking at the airline model and trying to increase revenue opportunities.”

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