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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Natalie McNeal  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult;


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Illinois Connection

The author is originally from the south suburbs of Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Natalie P. McNeal is a seasoned journalist and is a sought out public speaker. She created and launched personal finance blog, ''The Frugalista Files'', in 2008 and published her book, ''The Frugalista Files: How One Woman Got Out of Debt Without Giving Up the Fabulous Life'' in 2010.

Speaking Engagements

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Selected Titles At Your Library

The frugalista files :
ISBN: 0373892292. OCLC Number: 642842611

Harlequin Enterprises,. .

An award-winning journalist and social media consultant presents a personal finance guide, based on her own experience with debt, as well as her budget balancing issues, that will show women how to live fabulous, yet frugal, lives.

The frugalista files :
ISBN: 9781426879111. OCLC Number: 720060896

Harlequin Enterprises,. .

Natalie McNeal opened her bills in January 2008 to find that she was a staggering five figures in debt. Young, hip and gainfully (if Dilbert-ly) employed, Natalie loved her lifestyle of regular mani/pedis, daily takeout and nights on the town, but clearly something had to give.