The Money Mentor Blog
3/28/15  Alliant News
Alliant Phone Banking: Speech recognition for faster service

Alliant’s new phone banking system has launched! It features speech recognition and streamlined self-service menus to save you time, Learn more.

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3/26/15  Grab Bag
Five tips for filing your taxes

If you’re a tax procrastinator and haven't yet filed your 2014 tax return, we've got some tips to help you avoid common tax filing errors.

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3/25/15  Smart Spending Tips
Should you rent or buy a musical instrument for your budding prodigy?

Learn about some of the factors you should consider when your child wants to learn an instrument and you have to decide whether you should rent or purchase one. 

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3/24/15  Credit 101
Understanding APRs when shopping for a loan

When you’re shopping for a loan, it's important to understand how much it will cost you to borrow the money and pay it back, including principal, interest and fees. As you look at different financing options, you'll see the term APR. Learn what APR is and how it helps you to shop for a loan. 

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3/17/15  Up Your Security IQ
Learn about your rights as a consumer

In honor of World Consumer Rights Day, we're sharing some tips and resources that will help you to ensure that your rights as a consumer are protected when it comes to your financial transactions.

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3/10/15  Grab Bag
Tips for women to close the confidence gap and reach financial goals

Feeling less than confident about your mastery of personal finances? Get some tips to close the "confidence gap" demonstrated in a recent survey on women's attitudes toward money. 

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