Natalia Lusinski

Writer & editor specializing in topics related to dating, relationships, sex, money, lifestyle, & travel.

Hello! You'll find a small sampling of my work below, organized by category.

You can also contact me at [email protected] regarding work-related topics — or just to say hi.

Portfolio

Dating, Relationships, & Sex

Here's how many people are using Tinder because they're bored, not because they want to date
There seem to be two kinds of people in this world - ones who love Tinder and ones who hate it. Now, a new study revealed how many people are using Tinder because they're bored,...
If you take hormonal birth control, you need to know about this new study
The INSIDER Summary: * A recent study suggests some hormonal contraceptives are linked to depression. * Women who used hormonal birth control had a higher risk of being...
Can You Have Kids If You Have PCOS? Yes, And These Women Did
September is National PCOS Awareness Month and since polycystic ovary syndrome can cause infertility, you may wonder: Can women with PCOS still become pregnant? In short, yes....
The Impact The AHCA Will Have On Birth Control, According To Doctors And Health Care Advisors
As you probably know, birth control has been in the news ~a ton~ lately. ICYMI, on Thursday, the U.S. House Budget Committee voted 19-17 in favor of moving the American Health...
Here's what science says you should put in your Tinder profile to get the most right swipes
Different people have different thoughts on what should go into an online dating profile - or an app. Add a tiger pic? Or no? Or maybe the skydiving one? Now we have a verdict,...
11 Valentine's Day date ideas for new couples
Why I don't Google-stalk my dates | The Daily Dot
In this cyberstalkable age, I don't Google stalk my dates in advance. Whether I met the guy through friends, at a party, or online, I prefer getting to know him as the actual...
35 Best First Date Ideas, So You'll Never Suffer From A Case Of Daters' Block Again
It's the moment you've been waiting for - the first date. But what's the best first date? What should you two do? After all, anyone can meet for coffee, dinner, or a drink,...
A Swedish Politician Is Advocating For Paid Employee Sex Breaks, And Here's What Experts Think Of...
Yes, you read that headline correctly. A Swedish politician is advocating for paid employee sex breaks. Whaaaat?! Erik Muskos, 42, thinks that employees should get a one-hour...
What To Say In Your Dating App Bio, Because You Can Say A Lot In A Few Words
You may think you're a pro when it comes to online dating and your dating apps, but I think there's always more to be learned. For instance, there's a lot of factors, right?...
Is This The Most Spectacular Marriage Proposal Ever?
Marriage proposals are something many people dream of: How will their partner do it? Will they know it's about to happen? Or will they be genuinely surprised? Then there's the...
7 Things You Didn't Know Your Dating Apps Could Do
We all know what dating apps can do, but there are also so many dating app perks you probably didn't know about. After all, the mobile dating app game is highly competitive, so...

Money

Women in their 20s and 30s making between $30,000 and $150,000 explain how they spend and save
Money is a feminist issue - and yet, women are still reluctant to talk about it. According to a recent Bustle survey of more than 1,000 millennial women, more than 50% of people...
Lin-Manuel Miranda didn't get his first credit card until he was 28
Lin-Manuel Miranda is a superstar to us, but we just learned something surprising about the actor/composer: Lin-Manuel Miranda didn't get his first credit card until he was 28...
13 women in their 20s and 30s reveal what they waste their money on
Money is a feminist issue - and yet, women are still reluctant to talk about it. According to a recent Bustle survey of more than 1,000 millennial women, more than 50 percent of...
22 real 20-somethings explain why they choose to save money, even when things are tight
Money is a feminist issue - and yet, women are still reluctant to talk about it. According to a recent Bustle survey of more than 1,000 millennial women, more than 50 percent of...
These statistics about Americans' saving habits are staggering
If you don't have emergency savings, you're not alone. Over a quarter of Americans (!) don't have emergency savings, according to Bankrate's June Financial Security Index.
16 Millennial Women Explain Their Relationship With Their Bank Account
Money is a feminist issue - and yet, women are still reluctant to talk about it. According to a recent Bustle survey of more than 1,000 millennial women, more than 50 percent of...
How Much 14 Millennial Women Save Every Month
Money is a feminist issue - and yet, women are still reluctant to talk about it. According to a recent Bustle survey of more than 1,000 millennial women, more than 50 percent of...
Download These 5 Mobile Apps To Make Extra Money Using Your Smartphone
We could all use some extra cash, right? How would you like to make money without even leaving your house? We know we would! There are companies that will pay you to watch...
11 Simple Ways To Save Money On Food And Drinks
It happens to all of us. We're exhausted, we pass by a Starbucks, we make a U-turn and go in. Next thing we know, it becomes routine, a $4 latte here, a $5 Frappuccino there....
9 Simple Ways To Save Even More Money When Flying Southwest
If you're like a lot of people, you love flying Southwest. Not only can you check two bags-for free!-but you can also choose your own seat based on their open seating system....
5 Easy Money-Minded Resolutions For A Prosperous 2017
Now that it's officially the new year, we're making resolutions about everything from exercising more to drinking less. But what about money? We often prioritize things like...
Here Are 5 Things You Can Rent Out To Earn Extra Income
If you own property, it's likely you've at least considered renting out some or all of your space as a source of income (especially if that property is a second home, for...

Travel

No rent: My life as a couch-surfer
It's not a new concept. I've found places through the decade-old couchsurfing.com, a global hospitality and homestay network in which hosts open up their homes to guests free of...
This airline gives you a bizarrely luxurious perk if you fly first class
Flying first class is ~way~ different than coach, and this airline now gives you a bizarrely luxurious perk if you fly first class, reported The Independent. Yep, Emirates will...
What happens when Duchess Kate Middleton takes a trip solo? We'll tell you: HATS and ROBOTS...
ICYMI, Duchess Kate Middleton went on a trip the other day - solo - and it looked like she had an ~amazing~ time. Yep, on October 11, she spent the day in the Netherlands, which...

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