Growing up in a large family of 8, Kat learned first hand staying on a budget can be difficult. But, she also knows spending money wisely doesn't have to mean sacrifice. We can all live large and within our means.
Kat's unique childhood experience and interest in saving money led her to pursue enterprising television stories featuring straight forward "stretch-your-dollar" tips and easy to follow advice. Which is why Kat and "Deals" couldn't be a more purrfect fit! Each week on "Deals", Kat will help us Live Well for less by showing us where to find the best deals for all aspects of our lives.
Kat got her television start in Connecticut working in news at WFSB-TV. She made the jump to Marquette, Michigan as a TV journalist, and then back to Hartford, Connecticut. Her next move would take her to the fourth largest city in America, Houston, where she reported news for the top-ranked ABC Network Owned Affiliate KTRK-TV and also KIAH-TV.
No matter where she has called home, Kat is tirelessly involved in her community. She has served on the Board for the YMCA and as a facilitator for the Minority Achiever's Program. Presently, Kat is actively involved with Team First and Goal and The Houston Chapter of the Links, Inc. She is also a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. A native Hoosier, Kat is a graduate of Indiana University and holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Broadcast Communications.
Whether you're an expert shopper looking for that one special item or just planning to browse the deals, use this guide to help you through the day.
Detectives say a man opened fire on his wife and her boyfriend Friday morning. Now the boyfriend is dead, the suspected shooter in custody and his wife in the hospital.
A Katy man was identified as one of the soldiers killed in a Blackhawk helicopter crash on November 23 at Fort Hood.
The suspect has not been identified by police.
Starting Sunday, if you're out and about doing some holiday shopping, you should pay a little more attention to the change you receive. Specially marked coins are being dropped into circulation, and if you find one, it could be worth thousands.