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The fee is pathetic and should be outlawed.

More than a year ago, Spirit Airlines began charging $30 for the right to place one’s bag in the overhead compartment.

Starting next month, that fee will climb to $35 for travelers who pay it before check-in.

Here’s the kicker: For those who wait until boarding time to pay up, the fee will be a whopping $100.

 

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