The Wandering Aramean - Southwest’s latest fee: $40 to board first

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    It is no secret that Southwest wants to aggressively pursue ancillary revenue opportunities as they look to remain profitable. They’ve already announced things like restricting the value of canceled tickets; this week they added the option to board first for $40 to their schedule of...
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    The next step is to offer to pay some extra to be the first among those that already paid $40. Or, I have a better one: live auction at the gate an hour in advance with the "Number One Over All" boarding privileges going to the highest bidder.
     

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