Whether you're headed on a trip for pleasure or business, there's a good chance you're going to be flying. Despite the rigmarole with checking baggage, parking your car and going through security, it's still faster and more convenient for long distances than any other type of transportation.
Making the wrong choices while you shop for your vacation can cost you big time. You might find two seats on the same plane that vary up to hundreds of dollars in price. No one wants to overpay for a flight. I'm sure you'd much rather have the spare cash for your business or to go on a top-tier tour on your vacation.
No matter if you're traveling in the U.S. or internationally, I'm sharing my three top secrets for getting the best airline deals. What day of the week is best? Should you use a travel site or the airline's site? Is it better to buy last minute or plan ahead?
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Follow these tips and you'll never overspend on airfare again. Oh, if you buy a "non-refundable" ticket, I'll tell you how you can get a refund anyway.