The Money Mentor Blog

The Money Mentor Blog
9/25/14  Credit 101Getting Out of DebtSmart Spending Tips
Controlling your “bad” debt

Learn what personal finance experts consider to be "good" and "bad" debt, and get some tips on how you can get your spending under control and reduce your bad debt. 

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9/23/14  Smart Spending Tips
Make a trip to the library

Now that it's officially Fall, it's the perfect time to spend a night or weekend afternoon at the library. It's the perfect weather for curling up with a great book, and borrowing that book from the library instead of buying it is a great way to save money. 

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9/19/14  Savings & Retirement
Is a rollover right for you?

If you have multiple retirement plan accounts, consolidating those assets into one account can make it easier to administer and allocate your assets, track performance and make changes to your account. Learn some of the factors you should consider when making decisions about rollovers. 

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9/15/14  Up Your Security IQ
Making your security questions more secure

Learn how you can use phrases or "fake" answers to increase the security provided by the questions you answer to log in to online accounts.

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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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