The Money Mentor Blog
5/2/17  Smart Spending Tips
4 worry-free tips for an affordable European vacation

Follow these easy tips to help you stick to your budget while traveling abroad.

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4/28/17  Career & Education
10 ways for teens to make money this summer

Finding a good summer job as a teenager can be a challenge. Check out these 10 tips for teens to make money this summer.

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4/25/17  Career & Education
How much money do I need to start a business?

Making the entrepreneurial leap and building a successful business requires a great idea, an airtight plan and hours of sweat equity. But how much money do you need when starting your own business?  

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4/19/17  Career & EducationCredit 101
Is graduate school really worth the cost?

Is getting a graduate degree worth the cost in time, tuition, lost income and student loan debt?  

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4/15/17  HousingSmart Spending Tips
How to increase your home’s value with your next big improvement project

Money invested in maintaining and upgrading your home generally comes back to you, at least in part. According to the 2017 Cost vs. Value Report from Remodeling magazine, homeowners can expect an average of 64.3 cents on the dollar in resale value gains for every dollar spent.

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4/14/17  Alliant NewsGrab Bag
Empowerment through personal finance education: #FinLitSummit 2017

Our Money Mentor team spent an inspirational morning attending the 2017 Financial Literacy Summit at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. Read about the insights we gained and the insightful comments of the panelists at this year's event. 

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