The 2018 Handbag Awards Judge Trae Bodge
Trae Bodge is an accomplished lifestyle journalist and TV commentator who specializes in smart shopping, personal finance, parenting, retail and apps. She has appeared on dozens of TV shows and radio networks, including Rachael Ray, MSNBC, the Harry Show, Inside Edition, CNBC, WINS, Sirius Radio and network affiliates nationwide. Trae is a contributing editor at Womanâ€™s Day magazine and regularly contributes to several online publications, including WomansDay.com, LendingTree.com, MagnifyMoney.com and RD.com. Her work has also appeared in/on USAToday.com, First for Women, Time.com, Womanâ€™s World, Marketwatch, MSN Money and Yahoo Finance. Trae has served as a judge on product-awards panels including Redbook and Parents magazines, and she has been featured as a tastemaker in Elle, Redbook, InStyle and Essence.