ACI in the Daily Caller: Anti-Consumer Ticketing on the Rise

Over the last few years, there has been an increase in a type of ticket to live entertainment and sports events that does not have the consumer’s best interests at heart.  This summer, “A-list” artists, including Arcade Fire, Eric Church, Garth Brooks and The Black Keys, will use this paperless system. From a convenience standpoint, […]

ACI’s Huffington Post Blog: User-Unfriendly Online Ticket Sales

So, you want to attend a concert featuring one of your favorite performers?  Why not buy your tickets online and use the convenient venue seating charts?  Well, comparing prices between online vendors can be difficult and time-consuming.  And, many online vendors like it that way, as we will explain. When it comes to buying event […]

A New Entitlement for Scalpers

Live concerts and games can deliver a few hours of enjoyment by providing a temporary break and a chance to escape the stresses of everyday life.  While the availability of tickets and ticket prices are important factors to having the opportunity to enjoy these moments, scalpers and scammers can sour these moments by setting prices […]