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Friday, May 29, 2015

United Airlines

Airline miles can help Make-A-Wish with special gifts

The Make-A-Wish Mississippi program has a month-long program ongoing called “Give Wishes Wings” that allows people to donate unused airline reward miles to the program to be used as part of their wishes for children who receive Make-A-Wish trips. Consider donating some of your miles to help a child. (April 7, 2015, Page 4)

Airline ‘extra’ fees can add up quickly

Oxford Town Editor Jeff McVay’s vacation involved flying from Memphis to the West Coast and back, and could have been a very expensive trip had McVay opted for some of the things now considered “extras’ on flights – checked baggage, extra baggage, taking his dog, et cetera. Editor Don Whitten and McVay looked up a short list and found McVay could have been out more than $500 extra had he not limited himself to one carry-on bag and left his dog at home. (August 2, 2010, Page 4)

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