Author name: Lena I. Dell

Lena is a City Girl Savings Team Member and assists with social media engagement and contributes blog posts for the City Girl Savings website. Lena has a Bachelor’s degree in Media Studies and a Master’s degree in Integrated Marketing Communications and is a marketing professional and freelance makeup artist. Lena currently lives in the Chicagoland area and loves all things personal finance, beauty, and planning her next travel adventure.

5 Ways Social Media Affect Budget - In Article

5 Ways Social Media Can Affect Your Budget

Oh social media…what a blessing it has been to us, right? Platforms like Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and TikTok have created a plethora of ways to connect with family, friends, start businesses, create extra income (or a full-time job), and have changed how we interact in society. However, social media can also magnify insecurities, reduce productivity, …

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5 Budget-Friendly Makeup Brands

5 Budget-Friendly Makeup Brands

It seems like every day, a new makeup brand launches! From our favorite celebrities (who just happen to love wearing makeup), to elaborate brand collaborations, to popular beauty influencers…it seems like EVERYONE is entering the makeup arena! This means there’s more competition for our hard-earned money and more temptation at Sephora, Ulta, Target, Amazon…and our …

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7 Luxury and Affordable Skincare Brands to Try

7 Luxury and Affordable Skincare Brands to Try

Let’s talk about skincare! As boss ladies, we have to not only manage our finances, but we need to manage how we take care of ourselves, internally AND externally. Luxury and affordable skincare brands are out there! As someone who is in their *coughs* 30s, I have learned the hard way what happens when I’m …

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