Bad Weather Costs Travelers Billions

Bad Weather Costs Travelers Billions
A couple walk with a suitcase on a snow covered parking lot at Newark Liberty International Airport , Friday, Jan. 3, 2014, in Newark, N.J. Airlines canceled flights early Friday because of the storm conditions. New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie declared state of emergency Thursday, urging residents to stay home. Schools were closed as temperatures reached below 20 degrees with wind-chills below zero in some places. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

 

Frigid weather is costing air passengers $2.5 billion as the big storm in the Northeast snarls travels for millions of of people. More from Rick Seaney, Co-Founder and CEO of