How to Avoid Getting Sick on a Plane

Most of us don’t get sick on planes. But, it happens – and with cold and flu season coming up, it could pay to take a few extra precautions. NOTE: I’m no doctor so consult a health care professional if you have any big worries, especially if traveling to a… Read More

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Thanksgiving is Just One Month Away. Are You Ready?

Warning: Thanksgiving is Nov. 27 – just about a month away and it’ll go fast. Are you ready to travel? Don’t worry, we can help with flight stuff (you’re on your own with the bird). LISTEN: Airfare expert Rick Seaney has more tips. Thanksgiving Countdown Checklist If you don’t have… Read More

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When Will Airlines Allow Phone Calls on Planes?

I field all kinds of travel-related questions and here’s one that pops up now and again: “When will airlines allow phone calls on planes?” The answer is complicated; I’m tempted to say don’t hold your breath but in this ever-changing era of personal electronics and their ever-changing uses, never say… Read More