After Southwest Airlines canceled thousands of flights around Christmas, numerous holiday travelers were stranded. Now they want their money back.

Many travelers paid out-of-pocket to rebook on other airlines or to get to their destination through other means, such as a rental car or train. Other prepaid, non-refundable reservations such as show tickets, cruises, tours and hotel rooms might seem like lost costs.

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