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by hebner20 » Sat Jan 28, 2012 9:44 am
by GodHatesClevelandSport » Sat Jan 28, 2012 11:51 pm
by FUDU » Sun Jan 29, 2012 3:17 pm
Spirit says the new rules are unfair: Why should airlines have to include taxes and fees in their advertised prices when other purchases are under no such obligation?
by hebner20 » Sun Jan 29, 2012 3:31 pm
GodHatesClevelandSport wrote:Or it could actually be the opposite, and Spirit is mad it can't trick people into thinking it actually has lower fares:http://moneyland.time.com/2012/01/27/ne ... et-prices/
by GodHatesClevelandSport » Sun Jan 29, 2012 3:35 pm
hebner20 wrote:GodHatesClevelandSport wrote:Or it could actually be the opposite, and Spirit is mad it can't trick people into thinking it actually has lower fares:http://moneyland.time.com/2012/01/27/ne ... et-prices/If the government wanted to stop spirits practices of showing their cost only without taxes/fees they should have mandated it to be shown with all fees included not to bury the federal taxes in the price and forbid them to disclose the taxes. i want full disclosure and accountability on what my government does with taxes they levy. What purpose does it serve to bury the taxes and forbid their disclosure? I can't think of one good reason. YMMV.
Still, there’s nothing preventing any airline from breaking out those taxes and fees for consumers, either in its ads or when consumers pay their airfare. In fact, Baldanza says that Spirit is planning on breaking out a 7.5% excise tax that was initially included in the base fare, something he said was illegal to separate out until now. “We’ll see if the DOT wants to fine us on that,” he says.
by hebner20 » Sun Jan 29, 2012 9:22 pm
by Cerebral_DownTime » Mon Jan 30, 2012 4:07 pm
by peeker643 » Mon Jan 30, 2012 4:12 pm
Cerebral_DownTime wrote:I'm not sure who I despise more, airlines or the government. Both only seem to employ the absolute bottom of the barrel. Dear airlines, take your fees, your security bullshit, and the retards you employ and just tick them right up your incompetent asses.You suck at everything, especially making money, they love bailouts, because they suck and I hope there is reincarnation and they all come back as ditches for cum.Fuck off.
by Cerebral_DownTime » Mon Jan 30, 2012 4:35 pm
by idoctribefan » Mon Jan 30, 2012 10:00 pm
by Cerebral_DownTime » Wed Feb 01, 2012 4:19 pm
What am I gonna do, go into the local post office and melt down because they lost her passport and the re-application for the passport?
The post office has been operating in the red for decades
by Orenthal » Thu Feb 02, 2012 11:13 am
by idoctribefan » Thu Feb 02, 2012 12:18 pm
Cerebral_DownTime wrote:The post office has been operating in the red for decadesThe post office isn't supposed to make money, fucko.
by Cerebral_DownTime » Thu Feb 02, 2012 5:24 pm
by idoctribefan » Thu Feb 09, 2012 12:54 pm
idoctribefan wrote: The post office has been operating in the red for decades
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