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9/18/17  Getting Out of DebtSavings & RetirementSmart Spending Tips
Take your saving skills to the next level

Bringing in a solid income, but still not saving quite as much money as you’d like? Don’t stress – there are many ways you can up your savings game that involve just a few small changes.

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8/29/17  Savings & Retirement
It’s never too early to start saving for retirement

Check out these smart money tips from some of Alliant’s Smartest Financial Decision Contest entrants who are planning for retirement like pros.

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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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2/17/17  Savings & RetirementSmart Spending Tips
Three tips for spending smarter

Sticking to a budget doesn't mean you have to stop spending money. In fact, creating a solid budget can help you figure out how you can spend more comfortably.

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11/29/16  Credit 101Getting Out of DebtSavings & Retirement
What should I do after I pay off my credit card debt?

Once you’ve paid off your last credit card bill, what should you do next? While there’s no one-size-fits-all answer, some options may align to your financial goals better than others. So, give yourself a much-deserved pat on the back and consider these tips to put yourself on the path to long-term financial wellness. 

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9/23/16  Savings & Retirement
Climb to new heights with a Certificate ladder

One way savers can benefit from compounding interest while minimizing risk and maintaining a relative degree of liquidity is through an investment practice known as CD laddering. It's easy to use traditional Savings Certificates as a means to build wealth over time.

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