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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2023 Holiday Travel Report
More Americans plan to spend money on flights and hotel stays this holiday season than last year. But rising costs are keeping some home for the holidays.
Delta Rolls Back Some SkyMiles Changes After Customer Backlash
Delta got an earful from loyalists and will be dialing back some of the more drastic changes in response.
American AAdvantage vs. Delta SkyMiles: Which Loyalty Program is More Rewarding?
Recent downgrades and devaluations to the SkyMiles program put American's AAdvantage loyalty program out ahead.
Southwest Airlines Makes Elite Status Easier to Earn
The airline lowered elite status qualifications and added a “cash plus points” redemption option.
What Are Choice Points Worth?
In our most-recent analysis, NerdWallet found that Choice Privileges points are worth 1.0 cent each.
Allegiant is the Absolute Best Airline for Veterans
Active-duty and military veterans will pay almost no extra fees when flying with this budget carrier.
Sick of Delta? Get a Status Match Before it’s Too Late
JetBlue and Alaska are offering status match opportunities for disgruntled Delta elites, but there's a deadline.
New Global Entry App Lets Members Skip the Kiosk
To start, six U.S. airports will allow Global Entry members to verify their arrival in-app and show a receipt to CBP.
How Climate Change Could Affect When and Where People Travel
After a summer of record-breaking temperatures, tourists may opt to travel in cooler months or to cooler places.
6 Best Hotels with Tennis Courts
These hotels from Marriott, Hilton and more give tennis players plenty to enjoy, with some offering over 20 courts.
Delta CEO Hints at Rolling Back Some SkyMiles Changes
Delta CEO Ed Bastian told an Atlanta Rotary Club meeting that the planned Delta SkyMiles changes "went too far."
How a Government Shutdown Could Affect Travel
A government shutdown could impact operations at TSA, the national parks and passport processing centers.
Autumn Cools Prices for Flights and Hotels
Shoulder season is generally one of the cheapest times of the year to travel because of lower demand.
The Best Hotels Near LAX
From bare-bones, just-need-a-room stays to a modern escape from the crowds, the LAX area offers plenty of options.