On top of the fee charged by Ticket Master when you purchase a ticket, they also charge you a Handling Charge.
Q: Why is there a “Handling charge”?
A: Ticketmaster charges a handling charge for providing a service. Handling charges will be quoted at the point of purchase.
Q: If the Handling Charge covers the cost of the service that Ticket Master provides, what does the base fee cover? Champaign for the CEO?