Is the era of free stuff coming to an end? Many signs would point to yes.
Banks continue to slap on fees for what most considered entitled services, like making ATM withdrawals or using a debit card, and airlines are now notorious for charging fees on everything from carry-on luggage to snacks.
For now, a few services, like in-flight (non-alcoholic) beverages, won't cost you. Check out nine other free (or almost free) things that we hope you'll never have to pay for: