The Navigator: Christopher Elliott clears the way through the fog of consumer travel issues

The Navigator addresses that perennial, unanswerable travel question: When is the best time to buy an airline ticket?
The Navigator: TSA screenings prompt cries of police state tactics (Post, March 4, 2011; 11:27 AM)
The Navigator: Will this be the year for passengers' rights? (Post, February 17, 2011; 3:22 PM)
The Navigator: Car rental agencies and cities get ready to go head-to-head over taxes again (Post, February 4, 2011; 11:09 AM)
The Navigator: Orbitz vs. American Airlines: The traveler is the loser (Post, January 20, 2011; 6:31 PM)
The Navigator: Does Secure Flight program mean more money for the airlines? (Post, January 7, 2011; 11:28 AM)
The Navigator: Your cookies and your dough (Post, December 5, 2010)
The Navigator: Are customized prices next for the travel industry? (Post, December 1, 2010; 5:39 PM)
The Navigator: Confused and abused by the TSA (Post, November 19, 2010; 11:25 AM)
Navigator: What's behind all those airline change fees? (Post, November 5, 2010; 11:06 AM)
Navigator: Paying up front for rental car nicks and scratches (Post, October 19, 2010; 3:01 PM)
Navigator: Should airlines be allowed to trade slots? (Post, October 8, 2010; 1:35 PM)
The Navigator: Tarmac-delay rule gives air travelers more respect (Post, September 21, 2010; 2:23 PM)
The Navigator: Are loyalty programs worth it? (Post, September 8, 2010; 9:51 AM)
Navigator: Last call for consumer comments on proposed new airline rules (Post, August 27, 2010; 12:36 PM)
The Navigator: Foreign-language contracts may mean that travelers pay more (Post, August 13, 2010; 1:57 PM)
The Navigator: The TSA's Secure Flight initiative may be making your privacy less secure (Post, July 30, 2010; 2:14 PM)
The Navigator: In the travel industry, a questionable but growing trend of 'pre-checking' (Post, July 20, 2010; 10:04 AM)
THE NAVIGATOR: A long way to go to ensure passengers' safety on cruise ships (Post, July 18, 2010)
THE NAVIGATOR: Airline passengers get a chance to be heard on proposed regulations (Post, July 11, 2010)
THE NAVIGATOR: Outwitting hotels' maximum occupancy rules (Post, July 4, 2010)
THE NAVIGATOR: Travelers, be wary of 'data passing' online (Post, June 27, 2010)
THE NAVIGATOR: More than ever, the Gulf needs tourists to swim against the tide (Post, June 20, 2010)
THE NAVIGATOR: If an appeal for help sounds fishy, check the grammar (Post, June 13, 2010)
Airline fees and the $7.8 billion question (Post, June 6, 2010)
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