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8/18/14  Credit 101Smart Spending Tips
Getting the Best Car Deal

NerdWallet shares tips on purchasing a new car, including financing, choosing a dealership, timing your purchase, deciding on add-on features and the difference between invoice price, base price and sticker price. 

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8/1/14  Credit 101Up Your Security IQ
Traveling outside the U.S.? Take along an EMV chip credit card

More than 2.36 billion people use EMV chip-enabled credit cards. Learn why these cards are becoming the norm worldwide, how you may encounter trouble paying for purchases outside the U.S. without one – and how to request your own EMV smartcard from Alliant today.

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6/1/14  Alliant NewsCredit 101Smart Spending Tips
Meet the winners of Alliant’s “Sign and Win” debit card contest

Life is easier –and can be financially rewarding -- with an Alliant Visa® Debit Card. Meet three people who won money by using our card. 

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5/9/14  Career & EducationCredit 101Getting Out of DebtSmart Spending Tips
High School Students: Tips for Paying for College

Are you a high school student looking forward to attending college? Here are some tips from NerdWallet to help you pay for your upcoming college costs.

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4/30/14  Credit 101Smart Spending TipsUp Your Security IQ
Curious about EMV credit cards? Want one?

Alliant introduces chip-enhanced credit cards to protect against security breaches. These cards, widely used internationally, will soon be a must in the United States.

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4/1/14  Alliant NewsCredit 101
Top winners of Alliant’s Happiest Holiday Ever credit card sweepstakes

Alliant gave 10 members a belated holiday gift by awarding them big money. Meet the winners.

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