Rick Seaney • CEO FareCompare
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Here’s the low down on discounts: Most don’t exist anymore – and when they did, they only knocked off about 10% from your airfare. But a few discounts remain and here’s how to find them (and you can read more about this in my latest weekly column for ABCNews). Listen as travel expert Rick Seaney … Read Disappearing Discounts: Find Senior, Bereavement and Military DealsPosted In: Airfare Analysis, Multimedia, Podcasts, Rick Seaney on ABC News, Tips and Tricks
There are hassles and there are hassles. Here are four that include familiar annoyances and some that may be brand new to you. Suggested solutions follow each hassle. Listen as travel expert Rick Seaney shares some horror stories with editor Anne McDermott: 5 travel fantasies that actually came true 1. Security Loophole Hassle The TSA’s … Read 4 Hidden Hassles of Flying and What You Can DoPosted In: Airline News, Multimedia, Podcasts, Rick Seaney on ABC News, Tips and Tricks
Believe it or not, lost bags are becoming increasingly rare, but not rare enough. If you fly much at all, I’ll bet it’s happened to you. Here’s what to do when it does. Only surefire way to never lose a bag 1. Make a report at the airport Don’t leave the airport without reporting a … Read Losing a Bag – How to Navigate the Hassles that FollowPosted In: Multimedia, Podcasts, Tips and Tricks
Temperatures may be in the 90′s where you are, but fall is fast upon us – at least according to the airlines which are busy advertising all kinds of deals for autumn. At the moment, we are seeing some steals such as roundtrip flights from the U.S. to Ireland for under $600. Listen as airfare expert … Read Fall Fare Forecast: Cheap FlightsPosted In: Airfare Analysis, Multimedia, Tips and Tricks
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