Rick Seaney • CEO FareCompare
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Despite being five years into the oppressive Fee Generation of Flying, there are still a few things that cost you zip. Let us count these blessings: As travel expert Rick Seaney reminds editor Anne McDermott, not all freebies are equal: Free Perks on Planes 1. Bags Amazingly, two U.S. airlines still let you check bags for … Read 7 Airline FreebiesPosted In: Airline Fees, Multimedia, Podcasts, Rick Seaney on ABC News
If you read our News Blog or follow us on Twitter or Facebook, you know that FareCompare has been monitoring airfare hikes for years now and in the course of pouring over all this data, I’ve gleaned a couple of nuggets worth passing along to help you save money. That’s what it’s all about at … Read Riskiest Time to Shop for AirfarePosted In: Airfare Analysis, Multimedia, Podcasts
I know that 20 bucks doesn’t buy what it used to, but every little bit helps. I’ve got seven easy ways to save $20 – and in some cases, a whole lot more. Travel expert Rick Seaney tells editor Anne McDermott saving money is real simple: 1. Save $20-plus on baggage fees Here’s what to … Read 7 Easy Ways to Save $20 or More on Every FlightPosted In: Airfare Analysis, Airline Fees, Rick Seaney on ABC News
Most of us are content to forgo lie-flat seats and our own personal showers on planes if it means saving thousands of dollars on airfare – and it does. But that doesn’t mean we have to give up every comfort. Here are seven ways, big and small, that will improve your total flight experience without … Read 7 Ways to Get More Comfort and Still Fly CheapPosted In: Airline Fees, Multimedia, Podcasts, Rick Seaney on ABC News
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