Myelle Lansat

News Editor

Expertise

Wealth building, careers, cryptocurrency, news, personal finance

Education

Syracuse University, S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications (BA, Journalism)

Featured in

CNBC, Acorns, Business Insider, Bankrate, Inc. Magazine, Yahoo Finance, MSN

About

Myelle Lansat is a news editor at Policygenius, where she writes the Easy Money newsletter and covers insurance and personal finance. Previously, she was a personal finance writer at CNBC and Acorns, and a reporter for Business Insider. As a journalist, her work has also appeared in Inc. Magazine, Bankrate, Yahoo Finance, MSN, and Elite Daily.

Experience highlights

  • At Policygenius, Myelle manages our insurance and personal finance reporters, writes the weekly Easy Money newsletter, and interviews experts.

  • Previously, as a personal finance writer at CNBC, she hosted videos on a variety of topics including negotiating tips and on-the-street style interviews. 

  • Before that, Myelle covered influencer marketing at Business Insider. 

  • In college, Myelle was a writer, editor, and social media director at The Daily Orange, Syracuse University’s independent student newspaper.

In the press

Past work

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Want to interview a Policygenius expert?

Journalist on a deadline? Our press team can connect you with our experts to discuss insurance, personal finance, and more. They’re also pretty friendly.

press@policygenius.com

Policygenius content follows strict guidelines for editorial accuracy and integrity. Learn about our editorial standards and how we make money.

Pro tip

Myelle Lansat

Treat your financial journey like you treat your career and relationships. Focus on your needs, set goals, and celebrate achievements.

Selected stories from Myelle

‘We are really irreverent.’ How The Hustle makes financial news fun

Published March 09, 2022 | 5 min read

Zachary Crockett helped launch the Hustle Daily Show

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How 'The Budget Mom' figured out her finances after divorce

Published February 17, 2022 | 4 min read

"I have this little boy who depends on me and I have to figure this out on my own."

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How to avoid the Amazon Prime price hike

Published February 10, 2022 | 3 min read

Amazon is upping its price of a Prime subscription from $119 to $139 annually.

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