You’ll never get that mileage upgrade! Here are 6 reasons why

For many travelers, frequent flier miles are less about free tickets than about getting out of the sardine-can seating in the back of the plane.

Since airlines would of course prefer to sell those premium seats, booking in advance has historically made a big difference. Even if upgrades are sold out, or the carrier has not yet decided how many premium seats to allot, being added early to the wait list has made a big difference.

But these days, advance planning matters relatively little.
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Warning! This Comcast modem “upgrade” may act like a virus

While Comcast is pushing new modem/router gadgets at subscribers around the country, some consumers are complaining that they are being tricked into ordering new modem/routers that come with a monthly fee.

Also, in many cases, customers who simply click on a link in an email to learn more information about the upgrade are automatically signed up for the new modem and fee.
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