The Money Mentor Blog

Alliant's Money Mentor Blog

Money Mentor, Alliant Credit Union's blog, offers insightful financial tips about credit scores, debt management, budgeting, saving, mortgages & more.

12/14/22  Credit & Loans
Credit score tips to use in the new year

A good credit rating doesn't happen by itself, but it's easier to achieve when you commit to taking control of your finances. TransUnion shares expert tips to manage your credit score so you can have a more prosperous new year. 

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12/7/22  Budgeting & Saving
How to maximize credit card rewards during the holidays

Here are six ways to get the most out of your rewards credit cards during the holiday season.

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12/6/22  Budgeting & Saving
How to pay off holiday spending quicker

Find out how to pay off holiday spending quicker, whether you used a credit card or another method to finance purchases, and improve your financial situation.

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12/5/22  Budgeting & Saving
Holiday Spending Tips to Keep Your Finances on Track

It's tough to stay on budget during the holiday season, but we've compiled eight holiday spending tips to keep your finances on track at the end of the year. 

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12/2/22  Credit & Loans
When should you get your first credit card? Plus tips to follow for building good credit

Find out when you should get your first credit card and review some of the best tips to follow to improve your credit while establishing good credit habits.

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11/30/22  Fraud Prevention & Security
Keep your accounts secure during the fraulidays

It's the most wonderful time of the year for cyber scrooges. Learn how to protect yourself during the holiday season.

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