The federal government is on the verge of regulating airline frequent-flier programs. But how far it goes may depend on you.
Earlier this summer, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Office of Inspector General released a long-awaited audit report on airline loyalty programs. The investigation, requested by Rep. Alan Grayson (D.-Fla.), concluded that the government has the authority to regulate frequent-flier programs and called on officials to create new disclosure rules, which the DOT’s Office of Aviation Enforcement and Proceedings said it will do.
The question is, will the new regulations go far enough to protect air travelers? That’s where you come in. read more >>>
Source : HuffingtonPost.Com