Ticket Prices: Will New Federal Laws Help Cut Them?

great tickets like this one are often expensive. New federal legislation aims to make ticket prices more affordable, but will it?

Congress introduced new legislation in December to deal with the really nasty parts of the resale ticket industry. The question remains: If this becomes law, will ticket prices come down? The answer is sadly: No. Most ticket brokers will find ways to work around or simply won’t be affected by the new law. The good […]

Junk Fees: Why Are They Still a Thing?

exorbitant ticket junk fees are practically a part of all shows now. The future may be changing and they may be a thing of the past.

Concert tickets are littered with junk fees. You’ve seen them all: order processing fees, email delivery fees, facility fees. Most can barely be explained. All of them make us crazy. One simple fee to buy a ticket to concert shouldn’t be too much to ask. The dreaded trifecta of service fees (service fee, facility charge […]