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Passport fees: 90 readers sound off

By Budget Travel
updated February 21, 2017

Many of you expressed strong feelings about the State Department overcharging citizens for passports. Many travelers demanded refunds. Others thought that refunds were a wasteful idea. Still others thought the $97 fee is reasonable, given that a passport is valid for a decade.

Read the comments here.

ELSEWHERE ON THE BLOG About 55 readers expressed strong feelings about Erik Torkells' strong stance against the Cuba embargo.

Thanks to everyone who commented.

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