The Money Mentor Blog
10/5/15  
Paying off your credit card debt: How debt snowballs & avalanches work

When experts in debt reduction talk about ways to pay off credit card debt, they often talk about two differing methods that are named using a snow metaphor: One is called the debt snowball and the other is called the debt avalanche. But what do they mean when they talk about a snowball versus an avalanche? And how can you decide which method is the right approach for you?

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9/23/15  Up Your Security IQ
How Alliant protects its members from fraud

At Alliant, our mission is to look out for the best interest of our members, and part of that mission is to do everything in our power to protect the security of their accounts. Here are a few ways we protect our members' information.

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9/23/15  Grab BagSmart Spending Tips
Daycare vs. stay-at-home parenting: Which is better for your finances?

When you have a baby, childcare costs can eat up a huge chunk of your budget. But does it make financial sense to have one parent stay home vs. send your child to daycare?

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9/9/15  
Introducing Alliant’s updated look and feel

Beginning this month, we’ll be rolling out an updated look and feel across Alliant. This refreshed design will extend across our website, brochures, emails and more.

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9/9/15  Getting Out of DebtGrab Bag
Five ways to increase your income

Get five simple ideas on how to increase your income to balance your budget.

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8/27/15  Savings & Retirement
Financial advisors 101: Preparing for your first meeting

Our blogger Pam walks you through part 2 of our "financial advisors 101" series, reviewing the materials and information you should bring to your first consultation with a financial planning consultant.

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