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If Rick Seaney isn't your friend, you're paying too much for airfare.
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
You don’t need me to tell you airlines rake in a lot of money from fees, but did you know this year’s worldwide figure is expected to hit almost $24 billion? That’s a lot of checked bags. Listen: Travel expert Rick Seaney is not fee-friendly. Fantasy Fees – For the Moment What else could you … Read 3 Fantasy Fees Passengers Might Have to Pay SomedayPosted In: Airline Fees, Multimedia, Podcasts, Rick Seaney on ABC News
I’ve traveled to Europe on a 10-day trip with just a carry-on and so did my wife. We save on bag fees and our bags don’t get lost. You can do this, too. And don’t miss the video below. Note: Not long ago, FareCompare posted a how-to packing article on our News Blog and the response … Read How to Pack a Carry-on Bag in 3 Easy StepsPosted In: Airline Fees, Multimedia, Podcasts, Video
Attention New Yorkers! Or anyone who’d like to visit the Big Apple. We’ve found first class deals that compare favorably with the usual stratospheric prices. They also compare very favorably with premium economy. Podcast: Want a little luxury in your life? Listen to Rick. First class – and a Porsche? Yes. Cheap First Class Flights … Read Fly First Class for Less on Select RoutesPosted In: Airfare Analysis, Multimedia, Podcasts, Tips and Tricks
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