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How You're Being Nickel And Dimed By Airlines

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In this photo made Oct. 27, 2009, a traveler walks past a sign displaying fees checked baggage fees on American Airlines flights at Lambert St. Louis International Airport in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson) | AP

Customers might not like them, but airlines sure do. In fact, airlines are on track to collect a record $42.6 billion in ancillary revenue, according to a new study.

That's a 17.9 percent increase compared to last year, according to carTrawler and IdeaWorks, which track ancillary fees for airlines around the world.

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