The Money Mentor Blog
8/22/17  Savings & RetirementSmart Spending Tips
Smart money tips for family finances

Alliant’s Smartest Financial Decision Contest entrants share their best money moves for planning for your family’s financial future.

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8/15/17  Housing
Tips for hiring a contractor for your remodeling project

The right contractor can help make your dream home a reality. These tips can help you find the perfect partner for your next home improvement project.

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8/8/17  Career & Education
6 steps to financially prepare for college

Before going off to college, follow this checklist to help ensure you’re ready to manage your money on campus.

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8/1/17  Credit 101Up Your Security IQ
Visa Checkout: A secure and convenient way to pay

Want to pay online quickly, without filling out those long payment forms and entering your credit or debit card info? Just use Visa Checkout, the digital wallet service from Visa. It's quick, safe and easy to use. 

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7/27/17  Career & EducationGrab Bag
One Alliant member’s money-smart plan to pay for college

Get inspired by Alliant’s Smartest Financial Decision Contest winner and her family’s financially savvy moves in planning for their kids’ education.

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7/25/17  Credit 101
Know the difference between hard vs. soft credit inquiries

Credit inquiries can impact your credit score. Learn how hard and soft credit pulls differ and when you can expect each to occur.

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