Rick Seaney • CEO FareCompare
If Rick Seaney isn't your friend, you're paying too much for airfare.
It’s a pain but only takes a minute, so add these contacts to your phone before you fly. If I’ve missed anything, let me know on Facebook or in the comments section below. 6 Important Numbers and Info to Add to Phones 1. Two airlines Your own airline contact info is a must, of course. Delays … Read Key Numbers to Add to Smartphones before TravelingPosted In: Rick Seaney on ABC News, Tips and Tricks
This is about making the fatigue factor work for you. If you don’t mind flying tired – meaning, a longish day in the air on connecting flights – you may be able to save as much as 50 percent on airfare. Sometimes even more. Start comparing non-stops vs. connecting flights right now LISTEN: Rick’s done … Read How Flying Tired Can Save You Up to 50% Off Airline TicketsPosted In: Airfare Analysis, Multimedia, Podcasts, Tips and Tricks
I usually stick to telling people how to find the best flight deals, but I love to read what others say. Here are some of the more interesting and unusual nuggets of travel advice I’ve seen in recent years. LISTEN: Oh, yes – Rick had fun with this. Fashion Advice Some gems here, funny and … Read A Round-up of Weird and Unusual Travel AdvicePosted In: Multimedia, Podcasts, Rick Seaney on ABC News, Tips and Tricks
What you don’t know can hurt you this summer – by costing you time, trouble, and yes, even money. Not all you’re about to see is brand new but if you’re a once- or twice-a-year flyer like many folks, it might be news to you. LISTEN: Rick says, sometimes the devil’s in the details. 1. Cities … Read What You Don’t Know about Air Travel Can Hurt You This SummerPosted In: Multimedia, Podcasts, Tips and Tricks, TSA Security
If you want decent summer airfare prices and stress-free flights, don’t do any of these things! LISTEN: No, Rick Seaney doesn’t screw up. His podcast partner does. How to Screw Up Vacation Flights There’s the right way, the wrong way and the screwed-up way. SCREW UP 1: Wait a while before you shop for tickets You … Read 5 Ways to Screw Up Summer Vacation FlightsPosted In: Airfare Analysis, Multimedia, Podcasts, Rick Seaney on ABC News, Tips and Tricks