Tiffany Aliche

Tiffany Aliche

Formal First Name
Nick Name
The Budgetnista

Tiffany Aliche is an award-winning financial educator who has transformed the lives of over one million women around the world. Since 2008, she has been specializing in the delivery of financial education that includes seminars, workshops, curricula, and training. Aliche has created countless resources for her global audience and continues to teach financial courses both online and in person.

Professional Experience

Academic History


  • Aliche created the Live Richer Movement, a financial movement that has helped more than 1 million women worldwide completely transform the way they think about their finances. 
  • The participants of the movement call themselves Dream Catchers, which have collectively saved more than $250 million dollars and paid off over $200 million dollars in debt.
  • She credits her 10-year experience as a preschool teacher for laying the foundation for the core mission of The Budgetnista education.


  • In 2019, Aliche partnered with New Jersey Assemblywoman Angela V. McKnight to write a bill that later became Law A1414 (The Budgetnista Law). This milestone legislation made it mandatory for financial education to be taught in all middle schools in the state of New Jersey.


  • Aliche has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Fast Company, Reader's Digest, USA Today, Cosmopolitan, InStyle, Forbes, Redbook, and Black Enterprise.
  • She has been on the Today Show, Good Morning America, CNN, OWN, and CBS. 
  • She regularly appears as a financial expert on The Real daytime talk show.
  • She co-hosts a top-ranked financial podcast, Brown Ambition.
  • She blogs about personal finance for The Huffington Post and U.S. News and World Report. @thebudgetnista


  • Aliche was nominated for an NAACP Image Award in 2021. 
  • She was the first solo Black woman to grace the cover of Money Magazine (February 2021).