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If Rick Seaney isn't your friend, you're paying too much for airfare.
There have been lots of airline stories lately about minor irritations escalating into big blow-ups, so the buzz about my recent ABC column on Charm School for Travelers doesn’t really surprise me. Some of the highlights and sample classes of my imaginary curriculum. LISTEN: Quiet, please. Etiquette class is now in session. Etiquette 101 – Don’t … Read Etiquette 101 for Airline Passengers and Flight AttendantsPosted In: Multimedia, Podcasts, Rick Seaney on ABC News, Tips and Tricks
Not all of what follows is super-secret but you have to dig for some of it (often buried in the dense legalese of an airline’s contract of carriage). You might even stumble across some of these items on an airline’s website as I did. Some examples, in no particular order. LISTEN: Travel expert Rick Seaney … Read Airline Secrets: Little-known ways to save money (and aggravation)Posted In: Airline Fees, Airline News, Multimedia, Podcasts, Tips and Tricks
My latest savings motto: Buy your plane tickets one day earlier than you planned. LISTEN: Rick Seaney wants you to save money. Avoid the Last Minute Zone Actually, I’ve been spreading the word about this for years; the reason I’m bringing it up yet again is with the holidays around the corner and everyone so … Read Save on Airfare by Buying Tickets One Day Earlier than You PlannedPosted In: Airfare Analysis, Multimedia, Podcasts, Rick Seaney on ABC News
“Where did all the deals go?” I’ve been getting this a lot lately and the answer is – check your favorite airfare comparison shopping site. Fall is here and dead zone savings are on the way. Did you know? Autumn in general is a very cheap LISTEN: Does Rick fly in the dead zone? Do airlines … Read Yes, There are Cheap Tickets Out TherePosted In: Airfare Analysis, Multimedia, Podcasts, Rick Seaney on ABC News, Tips and Tricks
On the fence about a non-summer vacation? You may get off that fence quick once you read this. Looking for fall sales? Check the Deals Blog LISTEN: Rick expounds on the glories of fall. 1. Fall fares are really cheap. If you flew this summer, take a look at the price of that ticket now. In … Read 4 Excellent Reasons to Fly in Fall or WinterPosted In: Airfare Analysis, Multimedia, Podcasts, Tips and Tricks