Joshua Bruton

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American Airlines Drops Most Traditional Airfare Sales – At Least for Now

FareCompare’s Deals Blog has publicized a wide variety of sales from U.S. and international carriers for nearly a decade but we have seen no ‘traditional’ flight-only airfare sales from American Airlines since December. What’s up? New marketing strategy. LISTEN: Airfare expert Rick Seaney adds his 2+ cents. American “Rethinking” Traditional Sales FareCompare contacted American and received this response by email:… Read More

Rick Seaney Podcasting

Rick Seaney’s Travel Advice: Finding Deals

That’s what it all comes down to, right? Travel expert (and FareCompare CEO) Rick Seaney and deals – how to find the best ones, how to fly for less. And once again, the genial travel pro doesn’t disappoint. Sure, he talks about the latest merger news from Alaska-Virgin America and the differences… Read More

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Cape Town Travel Guide

Cape Town, South Africa is one of Africa’s most popular tourist destinations, and with good reason. However, flights to Cape Town can be a little daunting for first-time travelers, which is why we created this quick and easy Cape Town Travel Guide. When is the best time to find cheap… Read More


Download The Eventurist Travel App

When it comes to travel, what inspires you to make a plan and go? Are you looking for flight deals to iconic cities or events around the world? Is it just ‘getting away from it all’, or seeing, with your own eyes, a different part of the world? Maybe it’s an annual… Read More


Updated: October 26, 2015

VIDEO: Six Tips to Saving on Fall Travel

Fall is one of the best times to travel. As airfare expert Rick Seaney points out, it’s a terrific combination of perfect weather and cheap prices. Take a look at the video below, and learn what you want to know: When to fly Where to go How to find the… Read More


Published: September 30, 2013

Podcast: Rick Seaney on Fall Airfare Forecast

FareCompare co-founder and travel expert Rick Seaney offers money-saving tips and travel strategies in his weekly podcasts with FareCompare editor Anne McDermott. Got a topic suggestion for Rick? Tell us here. And check back each week for the latest. Transcript: Rick Seaney: Hey Everybody, thank you for joining us on FareCompare weekly… Read More