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Good news frequent fliers: A new law will make ticket prices more transparent




A Southwest airplane is seen taking off from the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport on September 27, 2010.
A Southwest airplane is seen taking off from the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport on September 27, 2010.
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Frequent fliers will soon have more information on ticket prices. Tomorrow, a new law will take effect that requires advertised airline ticket prices to include previously hidden taxes and fees.

Guest:

George Hobica is here to explain. He's the founder of AirfareWatchdog.com.