Airport Security

Why are TSA Lines So Long? And What You Can Do About It

Let’s play good news/bad news, air travel edition. Good: According to the latest scorecard from the U.S. Department of Transportation, complaints about domestic airline service are down. Bad: TSA lines are long. They’ve been long for months and will continue to be long throughout the summer because there simply aren’t enough screeners. And now… Read More

Rising Prices

Another Airfare Hike Succeeds

UPDATE MAY 16 – The airfare hike launched May 12 by Delta and Southwest has succeeded. See the timeline below. LISTEN: Will you pay more? Hear what Rick has to say. Airfare Hike – Some Fares Jump $2-$4 each-way May 12 – 1 p.m. Delta Air Lines and Southwest Airlines hiked fares on the… Read More


Updated: May 18, 2016

On the Move

Frontier and Southwest Drop Ticket Prices

FareCompare CEO and airfare analyst Rick Seaney has pinpointed two recent airfare price drops by Frontier and Southwest Airlines. “This is a rare occurrence,” said Seaney, adding, “I haven’t seen anything like this – two airlines that drop ticket prices – in several years.” What makes the drops even more interesting… Read More