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3/7/17  Grab Bag
How much does it really cost to own a dog?

Before adding a four-legged family member, consider both the short-term and long-term costs so you can create a realistic pet care budget and plan.

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1/13/17  Grab Bag
Financial Goals Setting: 5 Helpful Tips for 2017

Get some helpful tips to help you set and keep goals to improve your personal finances in 2017. 

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1/11/17  Grab Bag
Our 5 favorite financial podcasts for 2017

Looking to hear wise financial tips in a format that’s both entertaining and fun? We’ve curated the best financial podcasts around – whether you’re a savings novice or an investing expert. 

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12/23/16  Grab Bag
How to bring comfort to your family by making a will

​ Having a formal will in place can provide comfort to your family and ensure your final wishes are carried out. And although it's a difficult subject to think and talk about, writing a will is a smart money move that's easier to do than you may think. 

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10/25/16  Grab Bag
The rise of online banking in the U.S.

Every year, more and more Americans are going online to do their banking; there's even a National Online Banking Day. Alliant asked members what they like about Alliant Online Banking, and their answers echoed Pew's most recent research.

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10/20/16  Grab Bag
Teen’s Got Cents: financial advice for teens and their parents

Eva Baker started her blog at 15 to help fellow teens learn money basics before they went off to college. She focuses on advice that’s relatable and will help teens be money smart – without putting them to sleep.

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