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Spotlight on SheSpeaks Blogger - Denise Seegobin of Savings with Denise

Spotlight on SheSpeaks Blogger - Denise Seegobin of Savings with Denise

Denise Seegobin is the founder and editor of Savings with Denise, a blog that focuses on ways to spend smarter. She’s interested in teaching people how to save money on things you use everyday. She also uses her blog as a way to help her readers harness their creativity with information on creating crafts to keep children busy during holidays and throughout the year.

Denise has also been a featured as a guest contributor in All You Magazine. She was also featured on the on-line program “Tea With”.

"I love being able to make a difference in someone's life."
We caught up with her to find out more about her life and here is what we found out, in her own words.

Where you can find me on social media: Twitter - Facebook - Pinterest - Instagram - YouTube - Google Plus

I started blogging... About 3 years ago at Savings with Denise.

I live in…. South River, New Jersey.

My niche is… Is everything.

I write when….. I want to express my thoughts and share savings tips with my readers.

How has blogging changed my life: I always loved writing. I use to write fantasy football articles for a website. Then I lost my parents, younger sister and best friend in a span of a couple of years and I could not function. I stopped doing a lot of things. My doctor thought that keeping a journal would help me with my grief, I am not much for journaling, but I wanted a way to get back into writing and expressing myself, someone suggested blogging as a way to interact and meet new people and a way to help my readers. In helping them, I found that I began to heal myself.

A brand I have loved working with: I love working with P&G.

How I see the future of blogging/social media: I see social media continuing to grow and blogging growing with it. Right now bloggers are focused in the major cities but I see it growing to all over the country and people are looking for information and just don’t know how to get it. I recently did a review for a product in New York and blogged about it. I then took a trip to Louisiana where the product was not yet available yet all the women there were excited about it and about the fact that I blog and they could learn about products now I have whole new group of followers.

Where I work: I work at Lehman College as a Program Coordinator.

I am connected…. All the time.

When I’m stressed, I….. Doubt myself.

My favorite gadget is…. My Ipad.

My favorite travel destination is…. Switzerland.

My favorite clothing brand is… Ann Taylor.

I do all my shopping…. Online and In Store. I love Macy’s at Herald Square.

My favorite TV shows: The Mentalist, I am big sports fan so I am always watching that.

My favorite movie: Sleeping Beauty.

Coffee or tea: Tea.

I love….Being able to make a difference in someone’s life.

I dream about…. The day I will wake up and not feel like guilty for being here without my family.

What else I do: I volunteer at the Financial Women’s Association and work with high school students to get scholarships for college. I also work as an arbitrator and mediator for the SEC.

 



 

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