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If Rick Seaney isn't your friend, you're paying too much for airfare.
You’ve heard this before, that the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again but expecting a different result. Clichés aside, it’s time for you to break the insanity of airfare pricing. First some background, then some tips. Listen: Rick Seaney with more insights to help you save a buck. What … Read Break the Insanity: How to Beat the High Price of Airline TicketsPosted In: Airfare Analysis, Multimedia, Podcasts, Tips and Tricks
Some airlines trends are good. For example, flying is safer (and more reliable) than ever. Other trends are not so good but you need to know about them to protect yourself – and your wallet. Here are eight increasingly common gotchas. How to avoid getting sick on a plane Listen: Rick Seaney’s personal take on … Read 8 Airline Gotchas You Need to Know AboutPosted In: Airline News, Multimedia, Podcasts, Tips and Tricks
It’s crystal ball time and fortunately mine is handy. Sure, some things are a little cloudy (another polar vortex in the New Year?) but others are only too clear. Listen: Travel expert Rick Seaney has a couple more predictions. 1. You’ll Pay More for Tickets It’ll happen gradually, but it’ll happen: airline ticket prices will … Read 4 Predictions: What You Will and Won’t Do on Planes in 2014Posted In: Airfare Analysis, Airline Fees, Multimedia, Podcasts, Rick Seaney on ABC News
Travel scams come in all shapes and sizes, popping up here at home or around the world – just about anywhere people like to visit and do some sightseeing. Here are some of the most common scams (and one very uncommon one), and how to avoid them. Listen: FareCompare’s Rick Seaney and Anne McDermott share … Read Travel Scams: 6 Ways to Get Ripped OffPosted In: Multimedia, Podcasts, Rick Seaney on ABC News, Tips and Tricks
This may not be strictly scientific but the Grandma Effect on holiday airfare is 100% common sense, and it’s pretty simple: When Grandma says, “Come for Thanksgiving” you go. [More on this in my latest column for ABC News] Listen: Airfare expert Rick Seaney on saving money. Grandma Effect and High Ticket Prices For the … Read Holiday Airfare and the Grandma Effect – And How to Save MoneyPosted In: Airfare Analysis, Multimedia, Podcasts, Rick Seaney on ABC News, Tips and Tricks