Rick Seaney • CEO FareCompare
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The story of the 9-year-old who snuck aboard a flight to Vegas raised a lot of questions including how he pulled it off without a ticket. Interestingly, few questioned a child so young flying on his own. How young is too young? You might be surprised as we dig into the topic of children flying … Read Kids Flying Alone, Kids Flying with Family – What You Need to KnowPosted In: Multimedia, Podcasts, Rick Seaney on ABC News, Tips and Tricks
If you’re a nervous flyer or one who fears getting up during a flight screaming in panic, this article is for you. Hope it helps. Travel expert Rick Seaney and editor Anne McDermott look at possible solutions to this very real problem: 1. You are not alone Some statistics claim as many as 25% of … Read Fear of Flying: 4 Things to Know that May HelpPosted In: Multimedia, Podcasts, Rick Seaney on ABC News
Despite being five years into the oppressive Fee Generation of Flying, there are still a few things that cost you zip. Let us count these blessings: As travel expert Rick Seaney reminds editor Anne McDermott, not all freebies are equal: Free Perks on Planes 1. Bags Amazingly, two U.S. airlines still let you check bags for … Read 7 Airline FreebiesPosted In: Airline Fees, Multimedia, Podcasts, Rick Seaney on ABC News
If you read our News Blog or follow us on Twitter or Facebook, you know that FareCompare has been monitoring airfare hikes for years now and in the course of pouring over all this data, I’ve gleaned a couple of nuggets worth passing along to help you save money. That’s what it’s all about at … Read Riskiest Time to Shop for AirfarePosted In: Airfare Analysis, Multimedia, Podcasts
Most of us are content to forgo lie-flat seats and our own personal showers on planes if it means saving thousands of dollars on airfare – and it does. But that doesn’t mean we have to give up every comfort. Here are seven ways, big and small, that will improve your total flight experience without … Read 7 Ways to Get More Comfort and Still Fly CheapPosted In: Airline Fees, Multimedia, Podcasts, Rick Seaney on ABC News