Alliant Cashback Caps Rewards at 2.5%, Drops First-Year Bonus

The Alliant Cashback Visa® Signature Credit Card has put the kibosh on its eye-popping introductory rewards rate and is imposing a limit on its formerly unlimited cash back. This week, the issuer made some adjustments to the card that could leave its biggest spenders disgruntled: The first-year bonus is gone. Previously the card offered unlimited…

Worried About the New FICO Score? Here’s What to Know — and Do

FICO announced a new “suiteâ€� of credit scores this week, leading to alarming headlines warning that 40 million people could see their scores drop by at least 20 points. That’s scary if you think you’ll be among them. But lost in the worry about FICO 10 is the fact that another 40 million will see…