Cheap Flights

We Found $75 Tickets to Europe. Here’s the Catch

Last Friday, we spotted a Dallas-to-Moscow flight with base airfare of just $75 round-trip. Again, base airfare. The total ticket price that passengers actually pay includes surcharges, taxes and fees but even with all that added in the total was still a bargain at $420. What you need to know… Read More

Airlines

Fee-rocious Summer? Maybe, Unless You Read This

Did you hear the one about the airline that isn’t charging a fee? It’s true. Southwest recently launched a bunch of international flights but as is the case with its domestic fares if you change your mind about flying, there is no change fee. Billions in Fees In 2014, airlines… Read More

On the Way

6 Surprising Things about Weather Delays

Even super-savvy travelers can learn a thing or two about weather. I did from a veteran pilot who flies for a U.S. legacy carrier (and prefers to remain anonymous). LISTEN: Travel expert Rick Seaney hates delays. Things to Know about Weather Delays Weather; it’s complicated. 1. Thunderstorms can be more… Read More

A New Adventure

You Can Afford a Summer Flight

You may have read some of the depressing media stories about new fees but, cheer up. We show you how to turn it around and actually save money. LISTEN: Rick loves saving money. Affordable Summer Flights Four ways to cut costs on your summer vacation travels. 1. Don’t pay the… Read More

Touring Europe

How to Find Really Cheap Flights to Europe

If you’re looking for an excuse to go to Europe (like anyone needs one), here are two: The dollar is strong. The fares can be really cheap. 4 Steps to Find Cheap Flights to Europe Finding cheap fares is a matter of knowing where to look. Compare fares This is… Read More

Off to Adventure

5 Questions to Ask for Cheaper Vacation Flights

You’re making plans for your vacation and want to shop for tickets. First, ask these questions. Then, find the cheapest flight available. LISTEN: Rick has some especially good advice. 5 Questions for Cheaper Vacation Flights 1. How much inconvenience can I endure? A good rule of thumb: The longer the… Read More

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5 Ways to Get Kicked Off a Flight

You lose a lot of rights when you get on a plane. One of them is free speech; exercising it in certain ways could get you kicked off your flight. The moral here is always pack a little patience on today’s sardine-like planes – a little patience and a boatload… Read More