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 […]

Who Has the Lowest Ticket Fees for Concerts?

ticket fees are so high and we'll show you how to find the lowest fees.

Tickets fees add 30-40% to the final price of any concert ticket. It sucks and we all know it. Lots of people ask us who has the lowest ticket fees for concerts. So, we decided to write a post telling you who’s got the lowest fees. Best Primary Ticket Sellers We like primary tickets sellers […]

Ticketmaster Concert Prices: We Love to Hate Them

Taylor Swift concert prices soared the day they went on sale and we love to hate Ticketmaster for this. Lots of fans lost the opportunity to buy reasonably priced tickets. According to Ticketmaster, bots flooded their site and locked out fans from buying tickets. Most people blame Ticketmaster for this disaster. It’s a national past […]

Love to Hate Ticket Fees: Scam or Fair Business?

We love to hate ticket fees and regularly ask ourselves whether they’re a scam or fair business. We know the additional 25-50% in fees for a ticket is always a buzzkill. And yet, there’s no getting around them. We have to pay them for virtually every live event we go to. Every friend asks us […]