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4/23/15  Savings & Retirement
Monkey see, monkey do: make them Wild About Saving

Teach children how to save for their goals and they’ll have one of the most difficult aspects of finance under their belt by the time they're teens – being consistent savers. Get a few ideas to help your children get Wild About Saving! 

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4/9/15  Grab BagSavings & Retirement
Keep the change, kid: Teaching about money the Aunt Pam way

Learn how one of our bloggers is teaching her nieces and nephews about money by letting them pay for purchases themselves and keep the change for their piggy banks. 

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4/7/15  Grab BagSavings & Retirement
Flat Austin visits Alliant for National Youth Credit Union Month

If there are kids in your life, you may have already participated in a school project related to Jeff Brown’s <em>Flat Stanley</em> books.The nephew of one of our bloggers recently sent her a "Flat Austin" and she brought him to visit Alliant. Found out what Flat Austin saw at Alliant headquarters and what he learned talking to our Chicago branch manager. 

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2/28/15  Savings & Retirement
There’s still time to make 2014 IRA contributions (until April 15, 2015)

Take full advantage of the benefits of an IRA by depositing your maximum contribution limit for tax year 2014. Learn about IRA limits and eligibility, plus how easy it is to make a deposit to an Alliant IRA or to establish an Alliant IRA. 

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2/23/15  Credit 101Getting Out of DebtHousingSavings & Retirement
This America Saves Week: Take Your Financial Future into Your Own Hands

We are pleased to participate in America Saves Week – a week dedicated to sharing ways for those in the Alliant family to save more than ever. Start now by reading through this article from Katie Bryan at America Saves to learn more about taking your financial future into your own hands.

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2/19/15  Savings & Retirement
Have you left retirement assets at past jobs?  Know your rollover options

Your retirement plan may offer you several options for managing your retirement plan assets when you change jobs or retire. Understanding these choices will help you make the right decision. Learn more about the options available to you after you change jobs. 

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