Airlines, Banks Waiving Fees for Customers Affected By Storm

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Some airlines, credit card companies and banks are waiving fees for customers affected by the storm.

United Airlines will allow those ticketed to fly in and out of 26 airports, including Bradley, between October 28 and Nov.1, to reschedule their flights and travel by November 7 with no change fee or fare difference.

American will allow fee-free changes for those scheduled to fly between Oct. 28 and Oct. 31, to or from 22 airports, including Bradley, between Oct. 28 and Oct. 31, as long as your ticket was issued no later than Oct. 26. Travel must be completed by Nov. 7.

Delta says you can make a one-time change to your ticket without fee if you are scheduled to travel to, from, or through 16 states, including Connecticut, between Oct 29 and Nov 1. Tickets must be reissed on or before Nov. 7 and travel must begin by the same date.

US Airways passengers scheduled to travel to, from or through Connecticut and certain other states from October 28 through November 1, can change tickets and travel through November 7, with no change fee or fare difference.

Jet Blue is waiving change and cancellation fees for customers with travel impacted by Hurricane Sandy. Tickets can be rebooked through Nov. 14. Information: www.jetblue.com.

A number of banks and credit cards are waiving late fees to cusomers in states affected by the storm. Contact your bank or credit card company for specifics.

JPMorgan Chase & Co., is waiving late-payment fees through Wednesday, Oct. 31, for customers in Connecticut, Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia and Washington, D.C.