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50% Off Mexico Sale from Volaris

Save 50% on winter/early spring flights with Mexican low-cost carrier Volaris (tel. 800/122-8000; www.volaris.mx). Just enter your trip details and and click the 'USA'/'Mexico' activation key on the Volaris homepage to apply the discount to your itinerary.

Offer is valid for travel from Jan. 15 through March 31.

Round-trip fares include:

American Sale to the Bahamas

American Airlines (tel. 800/433-7300; www.aa.com) is offering discounted fares to the Bahamas, for travel Monday through Thursday, from Jan. 6 through Feb. 14. All tickets must be booked by 11:59pm CT, Dec. 21.

Round-trip fares include:

webSavers from Air Canada

Air Canada's (tel. 888/247-2262; www.aircanada.ca) featured domestic webSavers are good for December/January travel. Valid travel days will vary by route. Check fare details for rules and restrictions.

Round-trip fares are priced in Canadian dollars, and include:

Singapore Airlines Sale for Winter Travel

Save on winter travel to select cities in Southeast Asia and Europe with the current batch of fare deals from Singapore Airlines (tel. 800/742-3333; www.singaporeair.com). Rules and restrictions will vary by route, though most are valid for travel from Jan. 16 through March 31, expiring Dec. 7 or Dec. 31.

Round-trip fares include:

South America fares from LAN

From LAN (tel. 888/435-9526; www.lan.com), save on travel to destinations in South America with the current sale. Fares are valid for travel 7 days a week, from March 1 through June 30. Tickets require a Saturday night stay, with an allowed maximum stay of 3 months.

Seats must be booked by Dec. 12.

Round-trip fares include:

For a complete listing, see our fare pages for Bogota, Buenos Aires, Guayaquil, Lima, Montevideo, Punta Cana, and Quito.

From the Mailbag: 24-Hour Correction Window

Q: I read that if a consumer buys are airfare and then realized it was for the wrong date that it would be possible to correct the mistake without paying a penalty. I booked the wrong date and immediately called Spirit Airlines, but they still charged me $75 as a change fee. Can I get my money back?

A: Read on.

Additional reporting by Tracy W. Stewart

George Hobica is a syndicated travel journalist and blogger whose website, www.airfarewatchdog.com, tracks unadvertised airfare wars and fare sales, including the most helpful and always updated Top 50 Airfares.