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Free Place to Stay

Cameron Huddleston

By Erin Burt

Traveling? Consider trading spaces. Hospitality exchange Web sites are growing in popularity. You can network to trade homes with someone who wants to visit your town, or even take turns hosting each other.

Some popular sites that specialize in connecting members with free places to stay include, and See Free Getaways Around the World to learn more.

Check back at August 31 for Fabulous Freebies 2009, our annual report on goods and services you can get for free.


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