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 latest from Meghan
How Much Does a Trip to Hawaii Cost?
When and how you travel will play a big part in determining the cost of a trip to Hawaii.
The Guide to Different Types of U.S. Passports
Most travelers should apply for a standard U.S. passport, but other options exist for specialized travel needs.
The Guide to Alaska 100K
No matter what, you'll have to fly at least 24 flight segments on Alaska flights to earn this top-tier status.
The Best Air Carrier for Your Pet May Be One You Never Heard Of
JSX is a semi-private airline that doesn't charge pet fees for small pets that fit in a cabin carrier.
Free Hotel Breakfasts Are Getting Bigger and Better
Love it or hate it, free hotel breakfast is undergoing a transformation (and it’s mostly for the better).
The Guide to Lufthansa Business Class
The ticket's pricey, but you can get good deals on Lufthansa business class by booking with points.
The Guide to Air Canada Premium Economy
Use points to get the best deal on a ticket that comes with more legroom, extra recline and a wider seat.
How to Get the Best Value for Chase Unlimited Points
Redeem for travel, gift cards and more, or combine with points earned on another Chase card and transfer.
How You Can Tackle Super Bowl Travel Prices
Anything that comes within 100 yards of the Super Bowl is bound to be expensive — travel is no exception.
Nationwide Travel Insurance Review
Nationwide's plans are thorough but pricey. Check to see what coverage you get from your travel cards first.
Airline, Hotel Elite Status: Harder to Get (or Keep) in 2023
As many as one million Americans are expected to lose elite status this year.
How Travel Insurance Can Rescue a Ski Trip
Look for travel insurance that covers weather delays, injuries and sports equipment.
What to Know Before Flying Southwest Airlines with Pets
Southwest typically allows six spots per flight for eligible cats and dogs to travel in under-seat carriers in the main cabin.
Air Canada vs. Lufthansa
Air Canada outpaces Lufthansa on a number of fronts, including ease of earning and redeeming points.