Ep 83: How To Get Cheap Airline Tickets

Long haul international flights are not cheap in the best of times and they can really have a wide variation in prices. Fortunately, I’ve discovered a couple of strategies to save some serious money on airline tickets. Listen to today’s episode to learn some great tips on how to save money when booking big international trips to Africa, South America, New Zealand, Europe, etc. 

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What We Covered

1) Why you should factor the cost of airline tickets into your cost analysis when determining where to hunt.

2) Why you shouldn’t count on frequent flyer miles for a free international ticket and what to do instead.

3) How to track airline ticket prices and how to spot a good deal.

4) Other considerations to keep in mind that will help you save money on plane tickets.


I highly recommend using Google Flights to help find the best deals on plane tickets.


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