The Money Mentor Blog

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.

5/13/21  Budgeting & Saving
How to cut spending and save money in 5 simple steps

If you do not have wild discretionary spending habits and you are still looking to save more, check out these 5 simple ways you can reduce spending this month!

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5/11/21  Mortgage & Home
Six common mortgage myths, busted

Finding a mortgage can be daunting for first-time buyers as well as current homeowners who have not shopped for one in recent years. Myths and misconceptions abound. We rounded up six myths about securing a mortgage and busted them.

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5/6/21  Banking Tips
How to switch bank accounts seamlessly

See why digital banking has helped make transferring accounts to a new bank or credit union much easier. 

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5/5/21  Credit & Loans
What you need to know about card limits

Avoid potential roadblocks in the checkout line by learning about transaction limits for debit cards and credit cards.

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5/4/21  Banking Tips
Every question you’ve ever had about checking accounts

If you are wondering about high-rate checking, NCUA insurance or how to avoid fees, we break down your common questions and how checking accounts work.

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4/28/21  Mortgage & Home
Should I refinance my mortgage? By Suze Orman

Suze explains the important factors you should consider if you want to refinance your mortgage now.

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