Patrice Williams


Patrice J. Williams is an on-air host, style expert, and digital content creator with 15 years of writing experience. From sharing everyday lifestyle hacks to product recommendations, she enjoys providing readers and consumers with accessible, intimidation-free information for spending money.


  • 15 years of experience freelance writing
  • Published in Travel+Leisure, USA Today, and Fodor’s Travel and on-air expert for the Today show and WEtv
  • Author of top-rated thrift shopping book on Amazon, Looking Fly on a Dime


Patrice creates content that’s focused on spending money in ways that work for you. In addition to writing, she shares her expertise on-air with segments on the Today Show, WEtv, and The Nate Berkus Show, and was the Savvy Shopper reporter for WPIX in New York City. Patrice has written travel articles for TripSavvy and covered commerce for The Spruce and The Spruce Pets since 2020.


Patrice received a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from Temple University.   

Expertise: Lifestyle, Home, Fashion, Travel
Education: Temple University
Location: New York, NY

About The Spruce Pets

The Spruce Pets, a Dotdash Meredith brand, is a new kind of pets website offering practical, real-life tips and training advice to help you care for your pet. The Spruce Pets reaches 10 million people each month. Learn more about us, our editorial process, and our commitment to ensuring we are providing you with the most trustworthy veterinarian advice.