Alliant's Money Mentor Blog

Money Mentor, Alliant Credit Union's blog, offers insightful financial tips about credit scores, debt management, budgeting, saving, mortgages & more.

6/18/24  Budgeting & Saving
High-yield savings account for short-term goals: Saving for a vacation or wedding

Prepare for your dream trip or wedding by strategically saving with a high-yield account. Learn how to make your financial goals a reality with smart strategies.

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6/13/24  Budgeting & Saving
Guide to your summer road trip budget

Road trips can be a fun, budget-friendly vacation. Here are some factors to consider when building out your budget for your next summer road trip.

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6/12/24  Banking Tips
How and why you should set up split direct deposit

Setting up a split direct deposit between multiple accounts gives you added convenience and flexibility. Learn how and why to set up split direct deposit.

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6/6/24  Budgeting & Saving
Are your adult kids living with you? by Suze Orman

Graduate move back home? Here are Suze’s timely tips on rent and making everyone comfortable.

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6/5/24  Mortgage & Home
How you can cool your home this summer without breaking the bank

Don’t break a sweat this summer trying to save money on cooling costs. Check out tips on how to save on cooling your home.

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6/4/24  Credit & Loans
RV loans: Where, when and who should apply?

RV loans are often secured loans and require a sizable down payment. Lenders offer very different RV loan products, and it's crucial to do your research.

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