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Seems hard to believe but the airlines have just celebrated the fifth birthday of baggage fees; yes, it’s been five years since American Airlines started it all with a fee for a first checked-bag back in May of 2008. As for the celebrations, well that’s one of the five things about baggage fees you should … Read 5 Things to Know about Bag FeesPosted In: Airline Fees, Multimedia, Podcasts
FareCompare co-founder and travel expert Rick Seaney offers money-saving tips and travel strategies in his weekly podcasts with FareCompare editor Anne McDermott. Got a topic suggestion for Rick? Tell us here. And check back each week for the latest. Transcript: Rick Seaney: Hey Everybody, Thank you for joining us on Farecompare weekly podcast. My name is … Read Podcast: Rick Seaney on Checked Baggage and Losing ItPosted In: Multimedia, Podcasts
Stuff happens and losing something while traveling isn’t the end of the world but if you can avoid extra problems, do so. And that’s where these tips come in: what not to lose and how to make it right if you do. You start by making copies of all important documents and keeping them apart from … Read The Four Things You Must Not Lose While TravelingPosted In: Multimedia, Podcasts, Rick Seaney on ABC News, Tips and Tricks
You know where you want to go on vacation – but when? If only there was a list of magic dates that gave you the best deals possible. Hear Rick Seaney explain to editor Anne McDermott how magic dates can turn into money saved – presto! Find the cheapest available anytime of year Summer vs. … Read 5 Magic Dates for Cheap Summer FlightsPosted In: Multimedia, Podcasts, Rick Seaney on ABC News, Tips and Tricks
One of my recent weekly columns for ABCNews.com focused on NextGen which could open up a whole new era of flight for all of us. Consider this a progress report of sorts: While some aspects of this wide-ranging program have been implemented, there is so much more to go – but believe me, it’s worth … Read What is NextGen and Why Do We Need It?Posted In: Multimedia, Podcasts, Rick Seaney on ABC News, Travel Safety