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8/16/19  Savings & Retirement
Why more employers are implementing financial wellness benefits

Companies have started offering a financial wellness program for employees. Here’s why and what you can do to put yourself in an even better financial spot.

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7/24/19  Savings & Retirement
How to teach kids about money

Financial literacy is a life lesson that could be passed down for generations. Here's how you could help the child in your life learn about money.

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6/6/19  Savings & Retirement
How to start an emergency fund

Wondering how to start saving for an emergency? Wonder no more! We share tips on how to know how much you need to save and how you can get started in building up your savings. 

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5/28/19  Savings & Retirement
Benefits of opening a bank account for a child

A bank account can teach children the value of money management and the importance of saving. Don’t pass up the opportunity to pass down lessons that could last a lifetime.

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2/25/19  Savings & Retirement
The difference between a share certificate and a certificate of deposit

Why does Alliant have share certificates? Here’s how a share certificate is different and how it can help you reach your financial goals.

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2/11/19  Savings & Retirement
How is APY calculated? (Annual percentage yield)

You want your money to make money. You also know that a high APY is important. But, how does annual percentage yield work? And how do you know you are maximizing your savings?

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