The Money Mentor Blog
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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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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