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Aly Yale

Aly Yale
Aly J. Yale is a freelance writer and journalist from Houston, covering real estate, mortgage and finance topics. Her work can be seen in Forbes, The Balance, The Mortgage Reports, MReport, DS News and The Simple Dollar. She previously served in editorial and production capacities for news organizations such as The Dallas Morning News, NBC, Radio Disney and PBS.
Retirement Plan

Roth IRAs: Your Guide to Saving Early for Retirement

Are you looking to start socking away cash for retirement? Want to maximize the resources you have in those twilight years or maybe even...
Home Insurance

How Much Home Insurance Do I Need? Here’s How to Determine It

If you’ve made the leap and bought a home, then home insurance isn’t optional. Why? Literally, your mortgage lender will require it!But more than...
Term vs Whole Life Insurance

Term Life vs Whole Life Insurance: Which Should You Choose?

Disclaimer: This post contains affiliate links. If you buy an item through one of those affiliate links, Successible Life may get a small commission...
Piggy Bank

What’s the Difference Between a Credit Union and a Bank?

Banks and credit unions are both financial institutions. They’re both spots you can park your cash, set up savings and checking accounts, and even...
Excel Budget Idea

How to Easily Create a Budget in Excel That Works for You

Here’s some good news: you don’t need an expensive financial advisor or fancy accounting software to be smart with your money! In fact, as...
Saving for Retirement

How to Comfortably Retire with $1 Million

Becoming a millionaire might seem a lofty goal, but shockingly, one out of every six American actually does it.It’s true. According to The State...
Organizing Money

How Many Bank Accounts Should I Have?

Here’s a question many Americans find themselves asking: how many bank accounts should I have? Maybe 5? Maybe 10? How many should a smart,...
$5000 Within Reach

5 Ways to Save a $5,000 Rainy Day Fund in 3 Months

This article is part of the "Save More Series," which comprises of 4 articles. Read part 1, part 2, and part 3 for more information. Disclaimer:...
The Benefits of Having Good Credit

The Benefits of Having Good Credit

This article is part of the "Debt Payoff Series," which comprises of 3 articles. Read part 1 and part 2 for more information. More and more...
Saving Money on Grocery Shopping

20 Ways to Save on Groceries for Busy Moms

This article is part of the "Save More Series," which comprises of 4 articles. Read part 2, part 3, and part 4 for more information. Disclaimer:...