Veneta Lusk


Veneta Lusk is an award-winning writer with nearly 14 years of experience. She holds a BA in journalism from the University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill. Her expertise includes personal finance, making money, frugal living, saving money, and building a freelance career.

She loves empowering people to get smart about their finances so they can live their dreams.

After becoming debt free, she and her husband created a flexible lifestyle so they can travel more, focus on fun projects, and spend time with their family.

When she’s not writing or hanging out with her family, she enjoys reading, baking, and planning the next big adventure.


4 Ways to Make Money Renting Out Your Car

If you’ve got a car just sitting around idle, wouldn’t it be nice to put it to work earning money? You can, with a handful of services that let you make money by renting out your car. Just as you can rent a room or even your entire home through...

9 Best Jobs to Get Rich (and What it Takes to Get Them)

Money isn’t everything when it comes to choosing a career. But what if you could find a field you love, and make at least $100,000 a year? Sounds ideal? If you’re deciding “what you want to be when you grow up,” you might as well look at careers...

5 Best Places to Eat Out for Cheap

While my husband and I enjoy going out to eat, the costs can add up pretty quickly. This is why we’ve figured out ways we can eat out without breaking the bank. If you’re looking to cut costs but don’t want to give up eating out, I have a few tips that...

How to Make Money with Youtube (and how many views it takes)

If you’re looking to make money with YouTube, you’re not alone. Each minute, YouTubers upload 400 hours of content. That’s the equivalent of more than 16 days worth of video added to the platform every minute. YouTube is the second largest search...