The Money Mentor Blog

The Money Mentor Blog
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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3/2/15  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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3/1/15  Grab Bag
Should you give your child an allowance?

What are the pros and cons of giving your kids an allowance? What is the best age for kids to start getting allowances? Should chores be associated with allowances and how much money should you give? Learn some pointers to help you decide.

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2/26/15  Career & Education
Balancing retirement planning with your other financial goals

If managed wisely, your money could potentially go a long way. Want help to realize your financial goals? The key is to put a plan in place and stick to it. These tips may help you get started. 

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2/19/15  Savings & Retirement
Know your retirement rollover options

Your retirement plan may offer you several options for managing your retirement plan assets when you change jobs or retire. Understanding these choices will help you make the right decision. Learn more about the options available to you after you change jobs. 

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2/17/15  Savings & Retirement
Planning for retirement in your 60s

In Part Five of our five-part series on saving for retirement at different ages, we examine retirement planning strategies for those in their 60s. Learn about the benefits of working through at least part of your 60s and how you can get accurate estimates of your future Social Security benefits and some of the factors involved in deciding when to file for Social Security. 

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