Families Fly Free

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Longtime travel journalist Lyn Mettler shares her top tips to help families quickly and easily travel for less using rewards points and inspires you with ideas of where to travel.

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160 | Success Story: Free Flights for Life With Andrew and Kiana Joyner

Andrew and Kiana Joyner share their journey from travel rewards beginners to getting free flights for life! The couple share...

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159 | Tips for Choosing the Right Tour Company for Your Family With Christine Sarkis

Have you ever considered traveling with a tour company to a particular destination? Christine Sarkis, with TourScoop.com and FamilyVacationist.com, gives...

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Jesse Brown and wife Ireland

158 | Success Story: The 80/20 Rule Applied to Travel With Jesse Brown

In this episode, discover the value of focusing on the most impactful travel rewards strategies to not only save you...

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Marcie Cheung, Hawaii Travel With Kids

157 | Tips for Traveling to Hawaii With Young Kids With Marcie Cheung

Planning a trip to Hawaii but not sure about bringing young kids? Marcie Cheung of HawaiiTravelWithKids.com has taken her children,...

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155 | Why You Should NOT Buy Discounted Southwest Gift Cards

155 | Why You Should NOT Buy Discounted Southwest Gift Cards

While discounted Southwest gift cards from stores like Costco and Sam’s Club SEEM like a good deal, they’re actually not....

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154 | Feeling Alone in Your Miles & Points Hobby? I've Got Some Tips

154 | Feeling Alone in Your Miles & Points Hobby? I’ve Got Some Tips

Do you ever feel alone in your love of collecting miles and points and scoring a great travel deal? Lyn...

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153 | Listener Questions Part 2: Companion Pass Southwest Card Offer & Timing, Costco, Devaluing Points & More

153 | Listener Questions Part 2: Companion Pass Southwest Card Offer & Timing, Costco, Devaluing Points & More

In Part 2 of listener questions answered, Lyn explains why the current Southwest personal card offer is NOT good, when...

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152 | Listener Questions Answered: Flying Southwest From a Non-Hub Airport, Having Enough Points, Chase Freedom Unlimited

152 | Listener Questions Answered: Flying Southwest From a Non-Hub Airport, Having Enough Points, Chase Freedom Unlimited

Lyn answers some great questions from listener Jamie about options if you don’t want to fly Southwest out of your...

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151 | Success Story: Traveling to All 50 States With Amanda Sanfilippo

151 | Success Story: Traveling to All 50 States With Amanda Sanfilippo

Amanda’s family of 4 has a goal to visit all 50 states before her daughters graduate high school. She shares...

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150 | Why You Should Not Be Intimidated to Visit US National Parks with Bryanna Royal

150 | Why You Should Not Be Intimidated to Visit US National Parks with Bryanna Royal

Don’t be intimidated to visit our National Parks for any reason, including crowds, knowledge, equipment or planning. Bryanna Royal of...

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149 | Why I Don't Recommend Getting Chase Sapphire Reserve

149 | Why I Don’t Recommend Getting Chase Sapphire Reserve

Just a few years ago Chase Sapphire Reserve was THE luxury travel card to own, but these days, there are...

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148 | Travel Trends for 2024

148 | Travel Trends for 2024

What’s in store for us when it comes to travel in 2024? Lyn identifies 9 trends she expects to see...

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