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Skiplagging for the best flights at the best price

In the last few weeks I had occasion to book several last minute domestic flights.  In each case, there were cheap cash or mile-redemption options, but only with connections.  Nonstop flights were insanely expensive. On the outbound portion of one trip, I booked United Airlines for only 12,500 miles (and I used the trick described here to avoid close-in ticketing fees).  The flights were fine.  I didn’t get beat up.  But I spent half the…

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