Lyn Mettler

Lyn Mettler is an Indianapolis-based freelance writer who also writes for U.S. News, MSN,com, FoxNews.com and her own GoToTravelGal.com website.

Posts by Lyn Mettler

Rewards, Shopping, Travel

How my family flies for nearly free on points

Remember extreme couponing? That was me about 10 years ago! While I didn’t end up with hundreds of items in a stockpile, I did find it a challenge to see how much I could get for free – or even…
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Living with credit, Rewards, Travel

3 ways to score cool perks by booking hotels directly

As hotels struggle to compete with price-comparison websites, they are adding perks to make booking directly with them more appealing. In addition to lower rates, free Wi-Fi and online check-in, some hotels now offer cash back, airfare credits and Uber…
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Living with credit, Rewards, Shopping, Travel

2 ways to earn airline miles by shopping in stores

Did you know that you can rack up airline miles not just by starting your online shopping at the airline shopping portals but by shopping and paying for your items in a physical store? Both United and Alaska now offer…
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Living with credit, Rewards, Shopping, Travel

Ways to save on your next car rental

Paying for your car rental with a credit card is one way to cut the cost of your next road trip or vacation. You hope you never need it, but most cards include car rental insurance, which can save you…
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Living with credit, Rewards, Shopping, Travel

How to save on parking when holiday shopping

The content on this page is accurate as of the posting date. Please see the bank’s website for the most current version of card offers. Parking for holiday shopping is easier now with apps that can find you a spot…
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