The Money Mentor Blog

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6/4/15  Career & EducationCredit 101
Credit in college: Getting a credit card

College students, learn how you can start building your credit history now, while you're still in school. In part one of a two-part series, we share tips on ways to get a credit card so that you can start to establish solid credit today. 

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6/3/15  Career & EducationSmart Spending Tips
The True Cost of a College Education

When considering the true cost of a college education, you have to look at more than just the annual tuition of your chosen school, less student aid and scholarships you’ve been awarded. Learn other factors to consider when calculating your true costs. 

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6/2/15  Housing
Five things to think about when getting your first apartment

You’ve graduated from college. You got your first job. Now it’s time to get an apartment. What are some of the factors you should consider when apartment hunting?

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6/1/15  Savings & Retirement
Helping women pursue their unique retirement needs

Learn how women can pursue retirement security and combat the challenges they face in getting to that goal.

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5/29/15  Smart Spending Tips
How to make a staycation feel like a vacation

A staycation can save you big money compared to a travel vacation. Learn tips to make your staycation a great one.

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5/28/15  Housing
The allure of the suburbs for millennials

Where do millennials really want to live? The big city, the suburbs or a small rural town?

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