The Money Mentor Blog

The Money Mentor Blog
4/7/20  Up Your Security IQ
Everything you need to know about skimming fraud

Get one step ahead of debit and credit card fraudsters with these tips on how to avoid, spot, and report skimming devices.  

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4/6/20  Alliant News
How the $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus package can benefit you

$2 trillion is set to disperse to individuals, families and businesses throughout the United States in the coming weeks. Learn more about how the CARES Act can help you.

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4/2/20  Savings & Retirement
Using a Roth IRA as an emergency fund

Did you know that all of the money that you contribute into a Roth IRA can be withdrawn with no penalty? That’s what makes a Roth IRA a great secondary emergency fund.

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3/24/20  Housing
How to save for a home remodel

Deciding to remodel your home is a big undertaking. Once you have a budget, here's how you set aside the money you'll need to make it happen.

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3/23/20  Alliant NewsUp Your Security IQ
Detecting the signs of financial scams during COVID-19

Learn the signs of potential financial scams that prey on innocent Americans during times of crisis.  

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3/17/20  Alliant News
Preserving your financial health during the coronavirus pandemic

Take a look at what Fed rate drops really mean for you and your money, and learn how your credit union or bank is here to help. 

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