Tips And Tricks • Ask-Rick
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If you want decent summer airfare prices and stress-free flights, don’t do any of these things! LISTEN: No, Rick Seaney doesn’t screw up. His podcast partner does. How to Screw Up Vacation Flights There’s the right way, the wrong way and the screwed-up way. SCREW UP 1: Wait a while before you shop for tickets You … Read 5 Ways to Screw Up Summer Vacation FlightsPosted In: Airfare Analysis, Multimedia, Podcasts, Rick Seaney on ABC News, Tips and Tricks
Whether you’re heading off on summer vacation or making travel plans for Thanksgiving, the following simple strategies will save you time. And time is money, right? LISTEN: Rick’s been zipping through security for ages and says you can too. 7 Ways to Breeze through Security 1. Join the club: Pay a little, get a lot. … Read 7 Ways to Get Through Security FasterPosted In: Multimedia, Podcasts, Tips and Tricks, TSA Security
Has this ever happened to you? I had just flown to Miami with my trusty wheeled carry-on bag and was about to board my second flight when I was stopped by the dreaded Baggage Police. I was told my carry-on (which has traveled with me on hundreds of flights) was too big, even though my … Read I Was Told My Carry-on Was Too Big, Even Though It Wasn’tPosted In: Airline Fees, Multimedia, Podcasts, Rick Seaney on ABC News, Tips and Tricks
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