Lisa KoivuLisa Koivu launched (former on a whim in March of 2009 because she needed something to fill the void left by grad school and because there’s nothing she loves more than a good deal. What started as a whim quickly became a passion as Lisa realized there was nothing she found more exhilarating than helping other women save money on clothes, shoes, accessories, and other fun items!

Lisa is well-versed in writing about and discussing shopping trends and bargains. In addition to Lisa also owns, a shopping site for moms and babies. She is also the Budget Style Expert for and contributes to The Frugal Shopper Blog on the U.S. News website.

Lisa launched her first blog in March of 2009 and in 2013 she quit her desk job to become a full-time blogger and freelance writer. She loves sharing her blog monetization tips and suggestions with fellow bloggers to help them achieve their own goals.

While some bloggers can be tight-lipped about what they’re doing to earn money, Lisa doesn’t believe in keeping her secrets to herself. Whether you are a fashion blogger, a “mommy” blogger, a deals blogger or a general lifestyle blogger Lisa is confident she can help you narrow down your blog niche, publicize your blog, and, of course, put extra money in your pocket.

Lisa is originally from the Detroit-area, but she now lives in Chicago with her husband, son and two dogs, Bacon and Ginger.

Want to know more? Check out 32 Things About Lisa.