Tips And Tricks Ľ Ask-Rick
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 onáCharm 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
If you plan to fly this Thanksgiving, please check out my three most important tips. Shop now Shop now Shop now Sensing a pattern? Good. Now here’s more. 1. Thanksgiving is about better bad deals. Don’t go crazy if you can’t find a decent deal for Thanksgiving (Thursday, Nov. 27). There is no such thing … Read Cheap flights for Thanksgiving? No. Better bad deal? Yes.Posted In: Airfare Analysis, Tips and Tricks
The headline isn’t much of a riddle: Which does not belong in this list? A.á Cheap flights B. Sparkling, new paint jobs on planes C. Airline profits If you guessed ‘cheap flights’ you’re on to something. As for painted planes and airline profits, they go together like bags and fees. Let me explain. Painted Planes … Read Cheap Flights, Painted Planes, Airline Profits: Which Does Not Belong?Posted In: Airfare Analysis, Airline News, Tips and Tricks
“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 ináthe 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