The Money Mentor Blog
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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3/3/15  Up Your Security IQ
Anthem customer? What you can do to protect yourself

In Part 1 of a series for National Consumer Protection Week, learn a few simple steps you can take to protect yourself from the threat of identity theft. 

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3/2/15  Up Your Security IQ
You could be a winner! Or not?

It's National Consumer Protection Week! Learn how to protect yourself from a common scam so you won't be taken advantage of by someone claiming you've won a sweepstakes or lottery. 

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