Blogger Profile

Alicia McElhaney

Blog Info

She Spends
General Finance
women, personal finance, economy, investing, budgeting, female, feminist, women and money, personal finance for women, careers
Start Year:

Blogger Bio

Brooklyn, New York, United States
Life stage:
Fave $ Books:
Oops! We don't have this blogger's faves, yet. If this is your blog, fill out our poll here!
Fave $ Apps:

(Is this your profile page? Update your info here. To update your icon, go to gravatar.com.)

Latest Blog Posts

This coffee-based scrub is basically a latte for your skin. It’ll brighten and soothe your dead, winter skin into a state of complete bliss with just five common ingredients. ...
Posted: Mar 01 2018 @ 1:30 PM
If you’ve finally found a face mask you like, it can be tough to keep it in stock in your medicine cabinet, especially if it’s more pricey. Here are some of my suggestions for buying in bulk. ...
Posted: Feb 22 2018 @ 1:30 PM
Masking is something I do probably two to three times a week. I personally use it to try and control my oily skin and as a means of relaxation. If you like to do the same, here are my recommendations. ...
Posted: Feb 15 2018 @ 1:30 PM
Thank you to everyone who came out to the IA&A at Hillyer for our event with the Judy Greenwald Fund. It was so cool to meet so many women from our D.C. community in real life! It felt serendipitous that one of the pieces of art on the wall was called “Women in Labor,” which featured women working. For those who were unable to attend, we wanted to share a ...
Posted: Feb 13 2018 @ 12:13 PM
A big part of skincare is face masking, whether it’s to pamper yourself or if your skin is unruly and needs a lot of clay and sheet masks to keep it in line. Either way, the spa days and products can get expensive. Fortunately, a lot of quality masks can be found for cheap, sometimes in unexpected places.Walmart Some of them may not do exactly what the packaging says, but ...
Posted: Feb 08 2018 @ 1:30 PM
You’ve seen pieces on how to wear designer clothes on a budget and you’re probably no stranger to the T.J. Maxx and Marshall, but finding Stuart Weitzman heels for less than $100 still eludes you.Sample sales are one way to access your favorite designer brands for less. It’s also my favorite way to collect interesting garments that I would have never been able to afford at full price (a $2,000 ...
Posted: Feb 06 2018 @ 10:00 AM
Toners, which are an astringent that can improve the texture and oiliness of your skin, already contain similar ingredients found in a grocery store but cost double or triple the price. ...
Posted: Feb 01 2018 @ 6:30 PM
At She Spends, we frequently discuss how women make 80 cents on the white man’s dollar. This month, we’re focusing on black women in honor of Black History Month. Did you know they only make 63 cents to every white man’s dollar' ...
Posted: Feb 01 2018 @ 4:15 PM
Thank you to everyone who came to our She Spends event at Betterment’s headquarters. We had a great time meeting so many of you in real life! For those who couldn’t make it, we wanted to share a brief recap and some exciting news about She Spends and Betterment. ...
Posted: Jan 31 2018 @ 7:12 PM
One hundred and fifty of our closest friends will join us next Wednesday to learn how to network like a pro. ...
Posted: Jan 30 2018 @ 5:31 PM


"This is one of the best, most informative personal finance web sites I've ever seen"

-- Daffy Duck, DaffyIsSoTaffy.com

"This guy clearly knows his shit; with every post, I feel like he's got my back as one of those "savers", and his web site is pretty damn cool, too"

-- Scuba Steve, MyScubaGearIsSoWet.com

Leave a Comment

To leave a comment about this blog, fill out the following form.