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Katherine Fan Writer
Credit Cards, Travel


Dual Degrees from University of Texas, Austin - Bachelor of Journalism - Print & Photography & BA in Asian American Studies


Katherine Fan is a Personal Finance writer, travel journalist, and small business owner with over 6 years of experience writing for the top rewards travel and personal finance publications. Katherine has written more than 1,500 articles on personal finance and travel for media publications such as NerdWallet, The Points Guy,, LendingTree, Forbes Advisor, USA TODAY and Upgraded Points in addition to Slickdeals.

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