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If Rick Seaney isn't your friend, you're paying too much for airfare.
Whether you’re heading off on summer vacation or making travel plans for Thanksgiving, the following simple strategies will save you time. And time is money, right? LISTEN: Rick’s been zipping through security for ages and says you can too. 7 Ways to Breeze through Security 1. Join the club: Pay a little, get a lot. … Read 7 Ways to Get Through Security FasterPosted In: Multimedia, Podcasts, Tips and Tricks, TSA Security
It often seems a week doesn’t pass without a new bad passenger story. The latest involves a man who became so disruptive on a JetBlue flight to Las Vegas – kicking and screaming – that the pilot diverted to Detroit where he was reportedly hospitalized (it’s unclear if he’ll face charges). LISTEN: Rick Seaney recalls … Read 5 Ways to Deal with Bad Passengers on PlanesPosted In: Multimedia, Podcasts, Travel Safety
Has this ever happened to you? I had just flown to Miami with my trusty wheeled carry-on bag and was about to board my second flight when I was stopped by the dreaded Baggage Police. I was told my carry-on (which has traveled with me on hundreds of flights) was too big, even though my … Read I Was Told My Carry-on Was Too Big, Even Though It Wasn’tPosted In: Airline Fees, Multimedia, Podcasts, Rick Seaney on ABC News, Tips and Tricks
I keep saying no, you don’t have to be rich to fly (but if you need one of those overpriced, last-minute flights, it certainly helps). However, there are some negative trends that pit passengers against airlines. It helps to be aware of them because knowledge is power and power means not paying a penny more … Read Will You Soon Have to be Rich to Fly?Posted In: Airfare Analysis, Multimedia, Podcasts, Rick Seaney on ABC News
No, you don’t have to fly naked (in fact, one should never do this unless part of a nudist charter) but if you fly with the fewest clothes possible, that’s one way to save on travel. In fact, I’ve got six often overlooked ways to save on flights. LISTEN: Rick Seaney with more good ideas on … Read 6 Overlooked Ways to Save on Airline TicketsPosted In: Multimedia, Podcasts, Tips and Tricks