Melanie is self-employed after recently leaving the media industry. She's a wife and a mother of two young children. It is her goal to empower readers to take charge of their money, spend it wisely and keep more of it in their wallets. She posts new articles each day that will help you save around the house, fill your pantry and stay organized! In addition to the deals you’ll find on her site and on post on social media, she also teaches classes and offers one-on-one family budget counseling.