Banking Tips

Learn more about banking digitally with credit union deposit accounts like checking, savings and certificates.

6/5/18  Banking Tips
Are payment apps and mobile wallets safe?

Worried about security? Learn what you need to know about mobile wallets and payment apps.

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5/8/18  Banking Tips
How do target date funds work?

Target date funds can be a great option to simplify the process of maintaining a diversified and balanced portfolio for long-term goals like retirement or college savings. Learn what they are, how they work and why someone might invest in a target date fund. 

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4/5/18  Banking Tips
How are bank rates determined? And why are banks opening fewer branches?

Our member service team gets a wide range of questions, but some are more frequent than others. We often get questions about how credit unions set their rates and why Alliant has limited branches. So, here's the inside scoop.

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3/21/18  Banking Tips
Why Roth IRAs are great for young earners: the power of compounding (part 2)

Check out this compelling example of how an investment in a Roth IRA when you're young could grow over time if historical rates of return continue. 

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3/20/18  Banking Tips
Why Roth IRAs are great for young earners (part 1)

Learn why the tax advantages and flexibility of Roth IRAs can make them a great investment for young professionals. 

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12/19/17  Banking Tips
The future of digital banking

What's the future of digital banking? Retina scans, voice recognition, virtual personas and cloud computing are just a few trends on the horizon.

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