5. No Non-Stops
Let’s face the facts, nonstop flights are most convenient but they’re pretty much always the more expensive option. Take one or two connections to save money. You’ll have to chalk up your day to travel only but you’ll get a lot of reading done so there’s that…

6. Track Fares Online
Don’t be shy, set those alerts! Shop around and compare prices and check your inbox regularly to see the latest and greatest deals. Use sites such as FareCompare, AirfareWatchDog or Orbitz.