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.

Past work

In the press

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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

Should you buy real estate in the metaverse?

Published January 12, 2022 | 5 min read

There are a number of companies that let you purchase digital property in the metaverse. But is it worth it?

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This algorithm can help you find a better financial advisor

Published December 15, 2021 | 3 min read

Zoe Financial matches you with an advisor based on your needs and payment preferences.

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Here's the No. 1 worst financial scam 'Catfish' host Nev Schulman has ever seen

Published December 15, 2021 | 8 min read

We sat down with Nev Schulman to talk about spotting and avoiding financial scammers.

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