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10/11/18  Grab BagSavings & Retirement
How much does it cost to run a marathon?

There’s more than just registration fees to consider when you sign up for a marathon or triathlon. Here is what you need to budget for.

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6/28/18  Savings & RetirementSmart Spending Tips
Clever ways to save

When it comes to tips for saving more, we’ve all heard the same things. So, we at Alliant were thinking, are there other ways to save?

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5/8/18  Savings & Retirement
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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4/26/18  Savings & RetirementSmart Spending Tips
3 ways to tackle your travel budget

Our Money Mentor blog contributors share their smart strategies for travel budgeting to help spark ideas for taking charge of your vacation fund.

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3/21/18  Savings & Retirement
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  Savings & Retirement
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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