Alaya Linton
expertise
Budgeting, family finances
currently
Personal finance writer, blogger, speaker, and coach

Highlights

  • Personal finance writer, speaker, coach, and blogger
  • Her work has appeared on MSN, Yahoo!, AOLFinance, among others
  • Draws upon her success overcoming debt to inform her work

Experience

Alaya Linton is a personal finance writer, blogger, speaker, and coach. Her writing has appeared on MSN, Yahoo!, LendingTree, and here on The Balance Everyday. Her work is informed by her personal experience falling into $74,000 of consumer debt—and climbing out of it in just 25 months.

Alaya is the owner and creator of the award-winning personal finance website, Hope+Cents. She uses her website to encourage others to overcome their own money challenges.