The Money Mentor Blog

The Money Mentor Blog
7/19/17  Career & EducationGetting Out of Debt
5 side hustles to earn extra money

Looking for a second, part-time gig to earn a few extra bucks? Check out these ideas for “side hustles” that can help you make ends meet, reduce your debt or meet savings goals sooner. 

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7/12/17  Career & EducationSmart Spending Tips
How to save money on teen driver insurance

Having a teen driver in your household can add as much as $1,500 to your family's annual auto insurance premiums. Here are a few ways you can lower the insurance costs for your teen.

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6/30/17  Credit 101
How is your credit score calculated?

Whether you’re applying for student loans, securing a mortgage, or opening up a fresh line of credit, there are few things more important than your three-digit credit score. Learn more about credit scores and how they are calculated.

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6/23/17  Housing
What’s the best way to pay for a home remodel project?

Credit cards? A home equity loan? Understand your options for financing home projects before you get started.

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6/21/17  Alliant News
Alliant earns accolades as one of country’s best credit unions

Read why Alliant’s top-notch products and services have been recognized in a bevy of best-of listings.

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6/20/17  Grab Bag
‘The money talk’: Your road map to marital financial bliss

Talking to your partner about money doesn’t have to be a big deal. Follow our road map to navigate the most important financial questions to chat about before you get married.

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