Erica Lamberg is business and travel writer who is a contributor to U.S. News & World Report. In addition, she has worked as a correspondent for Gannett for over 15 years, writing business features, book profiles, special section features and travel articles. Under Gannett’s news umbrella, Erica was recently named a lifestyle and travel expert for USA Today's 10 Best platform. Erica’s writing credits also include Bankrate.com, where she writes about personal finance, real estate and travel topics, and she is a contributor to well-regarded travel sites including Fodor’s Travel and Cruise Critic. Erica is also a former education and travel correspondent for The Philadelphia Inquirer. In addition, Erica is a sought-after author of health content and writes several monthly features for the digital platform of Reader’s Digest. She is also a writing consultant and is retained by corporations in the real estate, higher education and healthcare industries. Married and the mother of a daughter and a son, Erica is based in suburban Philadelphia. Follow Erica on Twitter.