Meghan Coyle started as a web producer and writer at NerdWallet in 2018. She covers travel rewards, including industry news, airline and hotel loyalty programs, and how to travel on points. She is based in Los Angeles.
- Education: B.A. in Journalism from University of Southern California
- Organizations: Asian American Journalists Association
- Previous experience: The Washington Post, NPR, PRX
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The Guide to Disney Genie+
At $25 per ticket, per day, Genie+ may not be as beneficial as some parkgoers might expect, but it has its perks.
Lightning Lane vs. Genie+
In addition to some fun in-app features, Genie+ includes Lightening Lane access on most rides.
Are Resort Fees Ever Worth It?
Resort fees might feel like a shifty business practice, but hotels say these fees keep costs down for guests.
How to Plan a Disneyland Trip for the Disney100 Celebration
Disney is turning 100 years old, with celebrations kicking off at Disneyland on Jan. 27, 2023.
How to Get Paid for Surviving the Southwest Meltdown
In addition to covering some out-of-pocket costs, Southwest is offering at least $300 worth of points to stranded flyers.
Delta To Offer Free Wi-Fi On Most Domestic Flights
Delta will begin rolling out free Wi-Fi in February and aims for full fleet coverage by the end of 2024.
How to Think About Hotel Elite Status in 2023
In 2023, Hyatt, Hilton and Marriott are offering perks with notable value to their loyalty program elite members.
The Problems With Using Buy Now, Pay Later to Fund Travel
More people are using buy now, pay later for travel purchases, but they should avoid late fees and overspending.
American Airlines Raises Threshold for Gold Status, Adds Loyalty Point Rewards
It will be harder to break into AAdvantage elite status, but there'll be a few more perks when you do.
Japan Has Reopened for Tourism: What You Should Know and Do
If you plan to visit Japan, do your best to understand and immerse yourself in the country's unique culture.
JetBlue TrueBlue Loyalty Program Introduces New Perks and Elite Status Tiers
In spring 2023, TrueBlue is expanding its elite status program to four levels and adding Perks You Pick rewards.
Airbnb Has a Plan to Fix Cleaning Fees
Airbnb is making cleaning fees and checkout instructions more transparent.
Why Booking Directly With Airlines Can Be More Expensive
Add-on fees and confusing seat selection choices can add up quickly when booking airfare.
The Busiest Days to Fly During the Winter Holidays
The Sunday after Thanksgiving and the day before Christmas Eve are two of the busiest travel days of the year.