Having spent considerable time in expensive cities, Ivonissa understands that costs add up all-too-quickly. Over the years, shes managed to make cheap look chic by personalizing her favorite budgeting strategies. Adopting an art-meets-science approach to saving, Ivonissa has learned that it is possible to live on less without sacrificing comfortable and style.

Ivonissa works for CouponMountain.com where she spends her days discovering and sharing opportunities with her readers. She has developed a strong talent for discovering areas in which money intersects with better living. She majored in public policy and political science at the University of California, Santa Barbara.