As airports begin to crowd with holiday travelers, there’s bound to be an overbooked, delayed or canceled flight or three. When airline staff begin calling for volunteers to stay behind, don’t panic. As a paying customer, you have an array of legal rights that airlines must abide by. So before accepting a measly flight credit, head to The Hustle to find out how to get cash instead of credit, a hotel voucher if you need to stay a night, or how to avoid being booted from an overbooked flight in the first place.
Tips for Traveling During the Busy Holiday Season