FareCompare Travel Tips & Advice

If you plan to fly in early January, watch out for yo-yo airfare. The first week of the new year is a perfect microcosm of the sometimes wild fluctuations of airline ticket prices.

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The recent terrorist attacks in France have translated into tighter security around the world. The U.S. Embassy in Paris released a statement saying, “We strongly urge U.S. citizens to maintain a high level of vigilance, be aware of local events, and take the appropriate steps to bolster their personal security.”


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According to Orbitz, anyone flying in or out of Los Angeles International (LAX) will not be lonely! The site reports the Southern California hub will likely be the busiest airport in the U.S. during the upcoming Thanksgiving travel season.

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Every week on our podcast, we take travel and advice questions from customers. Email us at customer.serviceWfarecompare.com and keep listening and watching the podcast and I will answer all your travel questions. 

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Thanksgiving is almost here and Christmas is just around the corner. Many of us will either be houseguests or hosts and these  travel tips will come in handy for both.

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Planning a trip with scattered family members or friends, or do you need to fly to a daughter's side to help with a newborn baby? Or maybe you're simply looking for a nice escape but for one reason or another can't nail down the dates.

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Let’s cut to the chase: December is arguably the best and worst month for airfare. I’ve got three good ways to help make it a great month for you.

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If you’ll be flying at Christmas, Hanukkah, New Year’s  or any other holiday – or just to get away – shop for tickets now because they won’t get any cheaper.

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It’s rare, but it happens: For some reason your TSA PreCheck membership does not get you in the faster, shoes-stay-on security line. What’s the problem? As the Los Angeles Times reports, it might be you.

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