Ask Rick Podcast: Thanksgiving Travel, Fun Winter Trips and Deals-Deals-Deals

In the News: Famous Pilots, Bad Weather Delays and Secrets of JetBlue’s Sliding Flight Attendant

Bad weather delayed or canceled your flight? Rick says, be first in line to get on the next plane and he tells you how. And which famous golfer got an award for being a legendary pilot? Plus former JetBlue flight attendant Steven Slater has a book coming out – learn a few things about this pop icon that you didn’t know. Take a listen or read more from Rick’s Perspective. 

Saving on Thanksgiving Travel with FareCompare

It’s late, but not too late to save on Turkey Day travel; the Thanksgiving Flight Finder will help you pinpoint the cheapest days to fly, and see more ways to save with our Thanksgiving Travel Guide.

TravelDudes – Travel the World on the Cheap

Rick interviews Melvin Boecher of – a world traveler who tells you how to go all over the globe for less – and how to eat really cheap, too.

Ask Rick: Questions & Answers

Rick answers your questions about “nonrefundable” tickets, international travel, getting stuck on a plane and frequent flyer miles. Submit your question at and listen for it on the next Ask Rick Podcast.

Deals, Deals and More Deals from Southwest, Virgin America and AirTran

The best segment of the podcast is the FareCompare Deals Roundup. Check out these Halloween and Winter Sales, all of which were release Tuesday afternoon, making Tuesday at 3p Eastern, the best time to shop. Take a Listen. 

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Published: October 29, 2010