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Meghan Alard

Meghan Alard
Meghan Alard, Senior Content Writer

Meghan Alard is a PFE Certified Debt Management Professional through the Financial Counseling Association of America (FCAA) and receives ongoing training in personal finance and financial literacy. She has written extensively in the financial industry for consumers, as well as for small businesses such as: banks, credit unions, consumer product manufacturers, real estate marketing agencies and debt relief firms, giving her a broad scope of financial knowledge to draw from.

Mrs. Alard actively supports several local charities and provides content development services for the Florida Military Financial Alliance. Her publication credits include articles in The Bridge Newsletter from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the Diversity Briefing from the American Mortgage Diversity Council. She is the concept creator of the Credit Dojo interactive course series, as well as the KOFE Break Finance series featured on KOFE: Knowledge of Financial Education, Consolidated Credit’s corporate financial wellness platform. Mrs. Alard graduated with a Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of Miami in Miami, FL.

You Could Win $500 in Our Thankful Photo Contest

It pays to be thankful as you work to get out of debt. Calling all Consolidated Credit clients and alumni!…

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It’s Time for Your 2021 Fall Financial Checkup

Getting your finances right before the end of the year. Fall is officially here! While 2021 has certainly been a…

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Sign Up for a Free Holiday Budgeting Webinar

Creating a custom spending plan to prevent crippling holiday debt. Though it may be early with the spooky season and…

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100 Days, 100 Ways

With 100 days before Christmas, it’s time to start planning! September 16th marks the official start of the winter holiday…

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Consolidated Credit Helps South Florida Renters Apply for Emergency Rental Assistance

In late August, the U.S. Treasury issued an update on the Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP). The news was not…

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Consolidated Credit Helps Couples Learn How to Talk about Money

Two out of three couples start their marriage in debt, according to a report by the Federal Reserve.  Disagreements on…

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Find Your State’s Tax-Free Weekend for Back to School Savings

Tax-free weekends for back-to-school can help you save. Attention all parents and students who are looking to save—the back-to-school tax-free…

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What Parents Need to Know about the Advance Child Tax Credit [Updated July 2021]

Advance payments for the expanded Child Tax Credit started on July 15. Millions of eligible parents have already started to…

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National Homeownership Month 2021: How Do Homebuyers Overcome the Home Affordability Gap?

June is National Homeownership Month, a month that celebrates home ownership and encourages people to reach for the American Dream.…

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Consolidated Credit Celebrates 28 Years of Financial Literacy

Financial Literacy Month may be ending, but you should never stop learning! As April comes to a close, so does…

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Overcoming the Unique Financial Challenges that Come with Military Service

April is Military Saves Month. It’s a month dedicated to raising awareness about the unique financial challenges that military personnel…

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Consolidated Credit Announces a New Virtual Small Business Workshop Series

Teaching startups and entrepreneurs the ropes for running a small business Consolidated Credit and Comerica Bank will host a new…

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