What Is the Best Credit Card for Airline Miles?

If you’re a frequent traveler, chances are you’ve signed up with just about every frequent flyer program available. After all, accruing miles not only gets you free flights, drinks, checked bags and more, but also a chance to upgrade seats and speed through security. (Learn more about how frequent flyer… Read More

9 Reasons To Buy Traveler Insurance

Travel Insurance: When Do You Need It? Budget travelers go to great lengths to save their hard-earned cash — from researching cheap airfare, to packing everything into one carry-on, to buying snacks before boarding. But there’s one area they commonly skimp on that could cause them major headaches down the… Read More

Study Names 10 Safest Airlines in America

How Safe Are America’s Airlines? Planning air travel can be fun and exciting. Anyone who knows how it feels to score cheap tickets to their favorite destination can attest to that. But travel is also serious business, and airline safety has to be in the back of the minds of… Read More

Which Airlines Fly to Hawaii?

Hopping a flight to Hawaii takes a bit more planning than scoring cheap tickets for a last-minute getaway to your nearest big city. Here is some basic information for FareCompare readers on U.S. airlines that fly to Hawaii. Going to Hawaii? Check Out These Airlines Alaska Airlines Alaska Airlines has… Read More

How to Become a Flight Attendant

What You Need to Know About Becoming a Flight Attendant Requirements: Willingness to relocate Must be a minimum of 18 or 21 years old, depending on the airline Education: Good news: you won’t need a PhD to become a flight attendant, but you will need to at least have your… Read More

Airline Strikes: How Will They Affect You?

A cheap ticket is worthless if your airline is on strike Planning a trip to Europe would not be complete if you didn’t keep potential transportation strikes in mind. After all, it won’t matter that you scored really cheap airfare if the flight is cancelled because the pilots want more… Read More