Never worry about surprise luggage fees again

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Have you ever arrived at the airport and discovered your bag exceeds the weight limit, followed by being asked to pay an exorbitant amount of extra money by the check-in assistant just to get your luggage on board? I have – €34 per bag to be exact.

When travelling, the weight of your bag can change … a lot. If you’re shedding clothing that’s no longer weather appropriate, buying souvenirs or presents for those back home, or even getting through that shampoo bottle, it’s nearly impossible to keep track of when you might hit that check-in weight limit. 

With this mini portable luggage scale, you’ll always know exactly what you’re in for. It’s simple. Just attach the strap from a handle on your luggage, and when you lift the bag or suitcase with the handheld scales they will display the item’s weight. It has a weight capacity of up to 50kg and precision accuracy to within 100g.

The Tarriss Jetsetter digital scale comes with a lifetime warranty and promises a 100 per cent satisfaction guarantee.

Have you ever been stung with excess baggage fees at the airport? Is it worth having portable scales such as these to save you on excessive fees? Or do you have other tips for staying under weight?


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Written by Liv Gardiner


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