The Money Mentor Blog
9/9/14  Alliant NewsUp Your Security IQ
Alliant monitoring Home Depot payment card data breach

Alliant Credit Union is closely monitoring the recently reported payment card data breach at Home Depot stores. Learn more about this situation and tips to protect the security of your debit and credit cards.

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9/8/14  Alliant News
100 million Americans now belong to a credit union

Credit union membership is on the rise. Today, a third of all Americans belong to one. It's easy to join a credit union, such as Alliant, and enjoy the financial benefits.

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9/2/14  Alliant News
Alliant scores an ace for the Alzheimer’s Association

Alliant employees are very serious when it comes to raising money for charity – and playing volleyball. Read about our annual employee volleyball tournament and the charities we’ve supported with this event for the past nine years

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9/2/14  Credit 101Getting Out of DebtSavings & Retirement
Recent college grads: Earn an A+ in handling your finances

Most students graduate from college without a money management course. Once they enter the “real world,” it’s time for them to master their finances and get smart about handling financial challenges. Here are some pointers to help young grads on the road to economic well-being. 

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9/2/14  Alliant NewsCareer & Education
2014 Members Scholarship winners

Meet the five winners of Alliant’s Members Scholarship Program. More than 300 members applied and the competition was intense. Read about who earned our $2,000 scholarships. 

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8/26/14  Savings & Retirement
Save to splurge

We wrote a couple of weeks ago about a tactic to avoid frivolous and impetuous purchases that can wreck your budget. And we write often about saving and being thrifty. But we want to remind you that sometimes it’s also OK to treat yourself to a special item or activity that you love. Allowing yourself an occasional treat is necessary to keep you from feeling deprived by your budget. Learn about how – and why – you can splurge without wrecking your budget.

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