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.

5/6/21  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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4/19/21  Fraud Prevention & Security
How to spot a job scam

Fraudsters have created sophisticated job scams to try to steal your financial info and identity. We share some warning signs and how to report a job scam.

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4/14/21  Budgeting & Saving
How to build an emergency fund fast

The best way to protect yourself from life’s unexpected expenses is to quickly build an emergency fund. Check out these five steps to quickly build your emergency fund.

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