How to Get the Best Deals When Booking Holiday Travel

Source: iStock With the holidays quickly approaching, now is the time to look for deals, discounts, and the most cost-effective ways to book travel.

Leading up to last year s Thanksgiving, according to CheapOair s data, flights booked 0-6 days prior to the holiday were 15% more expensive than tickets purchased 30 or more days in advance.

That said, and because searching for and booking last minute holiday travel can be so costly for consumers, why not get a head start and reap the benefits of booking early?