The Money Mentor Blog
6/11/19  Credit 101Smart Spending Tips
3 things you want to know about personal loans

Personal loans could be a quick way to get cash but how do they work, what can they be used for, and is it the right loan for you? Here are some answers.

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6/6/19  Savings & Retirement
How to start an emergency fund

Wondering how to start saving for an emergency? Wonder no more! We share tips on how to know how much you need to save and how you can get started in building up your savings. 

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6/4/19  Housing
Mortgage 101: The difference between prequalified and preapproved

It’s easy to get confused about the difference between being prequalified for a mortgage and being preapproved for one. Get the scoop on what these terms mean and how the two processes differ.

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5/30/19  Credit 101
3 smart moves to improve your credit score

If you're looking to raise your credit score, check off these three things first.

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5/28/19  Savings & Retirement
Benefits of opening a bank account for a child

A bank account can teach children the value of money management and the importance of saving. Don’t pass up the opportunity to pass down lessons that could last a lifetime.

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5/23/19  Alliant NewsUp Your Security IQ
How to use automated alerts to protect yourself from fraud

Learn about how one of our bloggers uses two-factor authentication, Alliant fraud alerts and other security protections offered to Alliant members to protect her financial accounts from fraud after her personal information was part of a major data breach.    

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