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7/27/17  Career & EducationGrab Bag
One Alliant member’s money-smart plan to pay for college

Get inspired by Alliant’s Smartest Financial Decision Contest winner and her family’s financially savvy moves in planning for their kids’ education.

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7/19/17  Career & EducationGetting Out of Debt
5 side hustles to earn extra money

Looking for a second, part-time gig to earn a few extra bucks? Check out these ideas for “side hustles” that can help you make ends meet, reduce your debt or meet savings goals sooner. 

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7/12/17  Career & EducationSmart Spending Tips
How to save money on teen driver insurance

Having a teen driver in your household can add as much as $1,500 to your family's annual auto insurance premiums. Here are a few ways you can lower the insurance costs for your teen.

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4/28/17  Career & Education
10 ways for teens to make money this summer

Finding a good summer job as a teenager can be a challenge. Check out these 10 tips for teens to make money this summer.

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4/25/17  Career & Education
How much money do I need to start a business?

Making the entrepreneurial leap and building a successful business requires a great idea, an airtight plan and hours of sweat equity. But how much money do you need when starting your own business?  

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4/19/17  Career & EducationCredit 101
Is graduate school really worth the cost?

Is getting a graduate degree worth the cost in time, tuition, lost income and student loan debt?  

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