FareCompare Travel Tips & Advice

You waited and waited – and now you’ll pay the price for procrastination. Don’t panic. There are ways to minimize the damage. Check out these tips but please, no more delays, OK?

Direct download: Last_Minute_Christmas_Flgihts.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:21pm EDT

Listen as travel expert Rick Seaney shares real-world solutions tested by Moms and Dads for the difficult job of herding a family with young kids through airports and onto planes.

Direct download: Happy_Family_Flights.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:20pm EDT

Your flight has been delayed or canceled and you’re stuck in the airport.  What to do? Depends on the airport, but you might be surprised to learn how many things there are to do in big transportation hubs! Listen to travel expert Rick Seaney as he uncovers these hidden treasures.

Direct download: Fun_Things_To_Do_At_Airports.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:19pm EDT

Winter weather is upon us, and this means flight delays, and in some cases, cancelations.  The good news is, most airlines will not leave you high and dry. Listen to travel expert Rick Seaney as he gives you best tips to help you get on your way again.

Direct download: Cancelled_Flights_Do_Donts.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:09pm EDT

Thanks to the high cost of rescheduling a flight, many are flying while sick.  What can you do to protect yourself? Travel expert Rick Seaney has ideas to help.

Direct download: Avoid_Getting_Sick.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:03pm EDT

Tired of sitting on the couch watching Anderson Cooper and Kathy Griffin have tons of fun year after year? You too can be in Times Square this year – or anywhere you desire for New Year’s Eve – but you’ve got to get going! Listen to these money saving tips and tricks from travel expert RickSeaney.

Direct download: New_Years_Eve_2013.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:01pm EDT

Travel scams come in all shapes and sizes.  Join travel expert Rick Seaney for tips on how to avoid some of the most common scams (and one very uncommon one).

Direct download: Travel_Scams.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:54am EDT

You may be surprised to learn wrapped gifts are technically OK to go through security. However, if anything inside must be inspected – and this depends on what the security officers see in the X-ray – it may have to be unwrapped. Listen to travel expert Rick Seaney discuss the do's and don'ts when traveliing with gifts during this holiday season.

Direct download: Flying_with_Gifts.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:51am EDT

Airline Experte Rick Seaney says "watch out"! A few airline fees are rising and there’s talk of even more hikes. But one carrier is reversing the trend. Listen in and stay informed.

Direct download: Airline_Fee_Update.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:48am EDT

Direct download: Risen_Airfares.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:22pm EDT