Business & Economics Books: For Dummies



Customer rating

Click to share your rating 0 ratings (0.0/5.0 average) Thanks for your vote!

Share this product For Dummies by Sascha Segan
Sorry, this product is not currently available to order


* Demystifies, the often confusing and intimidating Web site where travelers can bid for the lowest airfares and hotel prices, but without knowing flight times, airlines, or hotel locations * Offers little-known informed bidding techniques and other means of "gaming the system" * Helps people understand what they're bidding for, their rights, Priceline's terms and confusing hotel zones system, and how to improve their odds * Arms the reader with tips on how to save on car rentals, mortgages, and online banking as well as hotels and plane tickets

Table of Contents

Introduction.Part I: What Priceline Can Do for You.Chapter 1: Have We Met? Getting Acquainted with Priceline.Chapter 2: Is Priceline Right for You?Chapter 3: Knowing the Rules and Your Rights.Chapter 4: The Basics of Bidding.Part II: Up, Up, and Away! Buying Plane Tickets on Priceline.Chapter 5: Straighten Up and Fly Right: Knowing Your Options.Chapter 6: Building an Airline Bid Strategy.Chapter 7: Bidding On and Winning a Flight.Chapter 8: Dealing with Air-Travel Problems.Part III: Nabbing a Hotel Room with Priceline.Chapter 9: Taking Control of Your Hotel Options.Chapter 10: Bidding Smarter for Hotels.Chapter 11: Bidding On and Winning a Hotel Room.Chapter 12: Solving Common Hotel Problems.Part IV: Hot Wheels: Renting a Car through Priceline.Chapter 13: Driving within Priceline's Lanes.Chapter 14: Bidding On and Winning a Rental Car.Chapter 15: Fixing Rental-Car Problems.Part V: More Priceline Products.Chapter 16: No Bidding Required: Buying Priceline Vacations.Chapter 17: Bidding for Mortgages.Chapter 18: Using Priceline around the World.Part VI: The Part of Tens.Chapter 19: Ten Rules for Bidding.Chapter 20: Ten Web Sites to Check before You Bid.Chapter 21: Ten Top Domestic Hotel Cities.Chapter 22: Ten Top International Hotel Cities.Glossary.Index.

Author Biography

Sascha Segan is the author of Fly Safe, Fly Smart and a columnist for He uses to save thousands of dollars on flights and vacations around the globe.
Release date NZ
October 22nd, 2004
Country of Publication
United States
Hungry Minds Inc,U.S.
Product ID

Customer reviews

Nobody has reviewed this product yet. You could be the first!

Write a Review

Marketplace listings

There are no Marketplace listings available for this product currently.
Already own it? Create a free listing and pay just 9% commission when it sells!

Sell Yours Here

Help & options

  • If you think we've made a mistake or omitted details, please send us your feedback. Send Feedback
  • If you have a question or problem with this product, visit our Help section. Get Help
Filed under...

Buy this and earn 168 Banana Points