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1/5/15  Alliant News
Alliant helps hundreds of kids visit Santa at the North Pole

The Alliant Credit Union Foundation and Alliant employees from around the country pitched in to help United Airlines fly hundreds of kids to the “North Pole” on United’s Fantasy Flights in December 2014. Learn about the trips. 

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12/31/14  Alliant News
2014: Our 79th year of providing you with superior value

Alliant President & CEO Dave Mooney reflects on the past year, which featured an increased savings dividend, the introduction of ATM rebates, a record amount of loans and our ongoing tradition of offering members lower fees than most financial institutions.

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12/29/14  Grab Bag
10 ways to really keep your New Year’s Resolutions

Would you like to realize your New Year’s Resolutions? It might be easier than you think. Learn about a plan designed to help you stay focused and motivated.

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12/29/14  Savings & Retirement
Don’t get zapped by the new IRA rollover rule

Effective January 1, 2015, you can only make one tax-free rollover per 365 days between your IRA accounts, regardless of how many IRAs you own. You can still make unlimited transfers between IRAs without tax consequences. Learn the difference between an IRA rollover and an IRA transfer and exceptions to the new rollover rule.

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12/23/14  Smart Spending Tips
Last minute gift guide

The holidays are practically in our laps. Get some ideas for last minute gifts to wrap up your holiday shopping checklist. 

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12/19/14  Up Your Security IQ
Alert: Holiday package delivery scam emails

Please be on the watch for a phony email being sent to consumers this holiday season. The email looks like it is from the U.S. Postal Service and claims that there was a problem with the delivery of a package to your home. The email is a scam, and could cause malware to be installed on your PC.

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