A pedestrian carries shopping bags in the Herald Square area of New York, U.S., on Wednesday, April 13, 2022.
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Sandy Magny plans to take her teenage daughter to West Palm Beach, Florida, this summer, even though airfares are surging.
It won’t be cheap, but Magny doesn’t want to miss out on visiting her family. The 40-year-old paralegal, who lives in the Bronx and works in the financial district of Manhattan, is finding there are other things she can do without.
“I do bring lunch more,” she said. “I could make coffee in the office.”
Magny is one of millions of people starting to shift where her dollars go after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic….