The Money Mentor Blog

The Money Mentor Blog
12/6/18  Credit 101Up Your Security IQ
2 simple ways to protect your identity

Get an overview of two of the ways you can reduce the chances you'll fall victim to financial fraud: fraud alerts and credit freezes. Learn what these credit protection options do and how they differ. 

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12/3/18  Smart Spending Tips
How to plan for wedding costs

Wondering what the average cost of a wedding is and how to create a budget? We’ve got answers.

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11/30/18  
How is a car loan calculated?

Find out how to estimate your monthly payments before you buy a new ride.

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11/28/18  Getting Out of DebtSavings & RetirementSmart Spending Tips
Use your ‘bonus’ paycheck to reach your financial goals faster

Twice a year, most employees get an extra, "bonus" paycheck! Learn how you can use your third monthly paycheck to reduce your debt, transition your checking to a higher-yield account or boost your savings. Plus, get the schedule for all the three-paycheck months for the next two years so you can plan ahead. 

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11/20/18  Up Your Security IQ
Protect yourself from fraud during the holidays

Follow these tips to help you stay safe from fraudsters and scammers.

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11/14/18  Savings & RetirementSmart Spending Tips
Your guide to cord-cutting

Many people are ditching cable for various streaming services. How much is the savings?

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