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
Breeze Airways Cancellation Policy: What You Need to Know
If you choose not to rebook, you're entitled to a full refund on any canceled flights with Breeze.
British Airways Is Changing How Customers Earn Avios
Beginning in October, loyalists will earn miles based on the cost of their ticket, not how far they are flying.
Disney World vs. Disneyland: Which Theme Park Should You Choose?
With its four theme parks, Disney World offers a more expansive experience, but Disneyland is more affordable.
How Behavioral Economics Can Help You Save on Airfare
Understanding how airlines are nudging your behavior can help you make better shopping choices.
Growing Loyalty Programs Mean More Travelers Competing for Perks
If you thought it's been harder to get upgrades or lounges have been more crowded lately, you're not alone.
The Guide to JetBlue’s Cancellation Policy
If JetBlue cancels your flight, you'll be eligible for rebooking, a travel credit or a full-cash refund.
The Complete Guide to the One Key Rewards Program
One Key gives loyalists the chance to earn points and elite status via spending on Hotels.com, Expedia and Vrbo.
Bahamas vs. Hawaii: Which Destination is Best for Your Next Trip?
The main differences come down to distance and whether or not you want to deal with traveling to another country.
How Much to Rent an RV for a Week
The total cost is going to vary based on timing and vehicle type, with some RVs ranging into the thousands.
How Long Does It Take to Get TSA PreCheck?
It can take a couple of months from the point that you apply for PreCheck to when you get your Known Traveler Number.
Choice Privileges and Radisson Rewards Americas Are Merging
Radisson points and elite status will be transferred to Choice Privileges.
Carnival Cruise Line: The Complete Guide
Best known for its Caribbean cruises, Carnival offers family-friendly voyages to a variety of global destinations.
American Airlines Delayed Flight Compensation: What to Know
American isn't likely to compensate you unless your flight is delayed for a controllable reason (i.e., not weather).
The Guide to Hilton Silver Status
Hilton Silver kicks in at 25,000 points, but you're better off getting a higher status tier via credit card.