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Too Big to Fly? No, You’re Not

My recent column for Fox News on airlines and fat-shaming struck a chord with some; while we’re seeing less of this than in the past, if you’re a bigger-than-average-passenger, you know how small today’s seats are. You also should know you may be asked to buy two seats. Three other… Read More


Updated: September 30, 2015

Airplane flying through the clouds

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


Updated: May 14, 2015

5 Ways to Stop Thieves when Traveling

Relax: Chances are, nothing bad will happen on your vacation – and your chances improve simply by using your common sense. Check out these sensible tips including a few ideas that may be new to you. LISTEN: Thieves? Travel expert Rick Seaney to the rescue. The stripper scam and other… Read More

TSA Airport Security Tips

Frequent flyer and FareCompare CEO Rick Seaney talks with the TSA and gives us his tips on how to get through security quickly on night flights. Find cheap flights, last-minute deals, airline travel tips and more at farecompare.com. Read More


Published: July 30, 2012