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If Rick Seaney isn't your friend, you're paying too much for airfare.
I keep saying no, you don’t have to be rich to fly (but if you need one of those overpriced, last-minute flights, it certainly helps). However, there are some negative trends that pit passengers against airlines. It helps to be aware of them because knowledge is power and power means not paying a penny more … Read Will You Soon Have to be Rich to Fly?Posted In: Airfare Analysis, Multimedia, Podcasts, Rick Seaney on ABC News
No, you don’t have to fly naked (in fact, one should never do this unless part of a nudist charter) but if you fly with the fewest clothes possible, that’s one way to save on travel. In fact, I’ve got six often overlooked ways to save on flights. LISTEN: Rick Seaney with more good ideas on … Read 6 Overlooked Ways to Save on Airline TicketsPosted In: Multimedia, Podcasts, Tips and Tricks
Some multi-letter codes are more useful than others. ORD means you’re at Chicago’s O’Hare. Those in finance know LUV is the stock symbol for Southwest Airlines. And MSP stands for either tiny Manners Creek Airport in Australia’s Northern Territory or a warning that your flight only offers “meals for purchase” only. So how about codes … Read Two Airline Codes that Will Get You Cheaper Plane TicketsPosted In: Multimedia, Podcasts, Rick Seaney on ABC News, Tips and Tricks
Ever lose a suit of armor or an embalmed baby shark while traveling? Someone did. Someone’s always losing something odd on a plane or at the airport. What to do? Here are some answers but first, the fun stuff (and don’t miss the video below). LISTEN: Travel expert Rick Seaney has fun with this. He … Read Weirdest Lost & Found Items – And How to Get Your Stuff BackPosted In: Airline News, Multimedia, Podcasts, Tips and Tricks
One of my favorite air travel myths concerns never letting a nutty (or maybe drunken) passenger anywhere near the door of a plane in flight because – what if they opened it? Don’t worry; it can’t be done. Which is nice to know but it’s even nicer to save money by busting myths, so let’s … Read Busted: The Truth Behind 6 Air Travel MythsPosted In: Airfare Analysis, Multimedia, Podcasts, Tips and Tricks