Rick Seaney • CEO FareCompare
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I know that 20 bucks doesn’t buy what it used to, but every little bit helps. I’ve got seven easy ways to save $20 – and in some cases, a whole lot more. Travel expert Rick Seaney tells editor Anne McDermott saving money is real simple: 1. Save $20-plus on baggage fees Here’s what to … Read 7 Easy Ways to Save $20 or More on Every FlightPosted In: Airfare Analysis, Airline Fees, Rick Seaney on ABC News
Here’s the low down on discounts: Most don’t exist anymore – and when they did, they only knocked off about 10% from your airfare. But a few discounts remain and here’s how to find them (and you can read more about this in my latest weekly column for ABCNews). Listen as travel expert Rick Seaney … Read Disappearing Discounts: Find Senior, Bereavement and Military DealsPosted In: Airfare Analysis, Multimedia, Podcasts, Rick Seaney on ABC News, Tips and Tricks
The U.S. Department of Justice says its main motivation in trying to block merger of American Airlines and US Airways is fairness to the consumer. They believe a merger will send ticket prices soaring. While we all appreciate this concern (but where was it when the mergers of Delta, Southwest and United went off without … Read 3 Ways Government Could Lower Airfare Right NowPosted In: Airfare Analysis, Airline News, Multimedia, Podcasts, Rick Seaney on ABC News, TSA Security
Temperatures may be in the 90′s where you are, but fall is fast upon us – at least according to the airlines which are busy advertising all kinds of deals for autumn. At the moment, we are seeing some steals such as roundtrip flights from the U.S. to Ireland for under $600. Listen as airfare expert … Read Fall Fare Forecast: Cheap FlightsPosted In: Airfare Analysis, Multimedia, Tips and Tricks
Sharpen up those No. 2 pencils, it’s quiz time. Let’s see how much you know about travel. Look for the scoring key at the end. Air Travel Quiz 1. I’d like to try one of those naked picture airport security body scan machines. Where can I find one? A. You can’t. They are no longer … Read Travel Quiz: Are You a Frequent Flyer or Puzzled Passenger?Posted In: Airfare Analysis, Airline News, Rick Seaney on ABC News, Tips and Tricks