Author: Lyn Mettler

Brad Barrett, Choose FI

140: Talking Travel Rewards With Brad Barrett of Choose FI

How do travel rewards fit into a plan to retire early and become financially independent? Brad Barrett of Choose FI,...

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139 | My No 1 Airline Hack Revealed

139: My No 1 Airline Hack Revealed

What travel “hack” can save you the most possible points when flying that’s simple and easy to do? Lyn shares...

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138 | How to Keep Traveling When the Budget Is Tight

138: How to Keep Traveling When the Budget Is Tight

Are you tightening the “belt” this year? No need to stop traveling! Travel rewards can allow your family to keep...

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137: The Latest on Maui Travel With Leanne Pletcher of Maui Visitors & Convention Bureau

Maui is open and ready for visitors after the tragic August wildfires. Leanne Pletcher with the Maui Visitors & Convention...

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8 Very “Merry” Holiday Shopping Destinations

Instead of being rattled and stressed about fitting in all your holiday shopping, why not make a vacation of it...

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19 Incredible Things to Do in Hawaii [2024]

Now that Southwest flies to Hawaii, it’s made this little piece of paradise much more accessible to those of us...

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Why I Love the Chase Ink Business Cards

136: Why I Love the Chase Ink Business Cards

The Chase Ink Business cards can be a great way to build your flexible points balance for free travel. Lyn...

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Why No Assigned Seats Is Not as Bad as You Think

135: Why No Assigned Seats Is Not as Bad as You Think

Lots of people shy away from Southwest Airlines because of their no assigned seats policy, but by doing so, they...

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134: Earning a Southwest Companion Pass for 2024-2025: What You Need to Know

It’s the time of year to start earning your Southwest Companion Pass for 2024-2025, but the timing can be very...

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133: Flying Free for Travel Sports with Travis Boland

How much can you save flying for free? The sky’s the limit if you’re traveling once a month for an...

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132: Last-Minute Getaways Using Points

Should you use your points for last-minute getaways? Lyn just did on a trip she planned a week ahead. She...

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Should I Upgrade My Travel Card?

Often, there are different “tiers” of travel cards that offer additional perks and benefits. It might seem like a good...

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