Adam West

Adam West
The Institute for Financial Literacy Provides Services that Inspire Lifelong Fiscal Learning in 500K Consumers & Counting

Bad Credit Expert

Adam West is a finance editor for BadCredit.org, where he regularly coordinates with financial experts and industry movers and shakers to report the latest information, news, and advice on topics related to helping subprime borrowers achieve greater financial literacy and improved credit scores. Adam has more than a dozen years of editing, writing, and graphic design experience for award-winning print and online publications, and specializes in the areas of credit scores, subprime financial products and services, and financial education.

Latest Posts

(401) Total Posts to Date

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Sontiq Helps Consumers & Businesses Stay Safe Online with Identity Theft and Credit Protection Products

Sontiq Helps Consumers and Businesses Protect Credit

In a Nutshell: Identity theft and credit card fraud are on the rise, with the number of reports increasing by... read more »

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By: Adam West • 5/11/22

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10,353 views

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The Institute for Gender and the Economy: How Narrowing the Wage Gap Benefits Everyone

The Institute for Gender and the Economy Explores Wage Inequality

In a Nutshell: Researchers at the Institute for Gender and the Economy at the University of Toronto’s Rotman School... read more »

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By: Adam West • 4/20/22

Guide

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Short-Term Loans For Bad Credit Online in 2022

7 Short-Term Loans For Bad Credit Online

The internet makes it easy to find short-term loans for bad credit online, whether you need a quick payday loan to... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 4/13/22

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Frost Bank’s Community-Centric Approach to Business and Financial Literacy

Frost Bank’s Community Approach to Business and Financial Literacy

In a Nutshell: Frost Bank strives to bolster its business practices and help people break through the stigma of... read more »

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By: Adam West • 4/6/22

Guide

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33 min read

Loan Companies For Bad Credit Available Online 

13 Loan Companies For Bad Credit Online

You can find loan companies for bad credit online that offer just about any kind of financing you need. Whether you... read more »

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By: Adam West • 3/31/22

Guide

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6 of the Easiest Loans to Get Online

6 of the Easiest Loans to Get Online

Just about everything can be done online these days, from grocery shopping to filing your taxes to taking college... read more »

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By: Adam West • 3/21/22

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H&R Block Teams Up With The Money Coach to Offer Tax Tips and Advice on Achieving Financial Freedom

H&R Block Teams Up With The Money Coach to Offer Tax Tips

In a Nutshell: Many Americans who live paycheck to paycheck are vulnerable to financial emergencies, which can make... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 3/17/22

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The University of Akron School of Law: Valuable Legal Education and a Strong Job Placement Track Record

University of Akron School of Law Offers Effective Legal Training

In a Nutshell: Students from a broad range of backgrounds choose the University of Akron School of Law to pursue... read more »

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By: Adam West • 3/14/22

Guide

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Bad Credit Loans With Quick Approval

10 Bad Credit Loans With Quick Approval

Bad credit loans with quick approval are a great way to get money fast when you need it. They can help you pay... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 3/10/22

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First Alliance Credit Union Benefits Members and Communities Through Loans and Charitable Efforts

First Alliance CU Provides Beneficial Loans and Accounts

In a Nutshell: First Alliance Credit Union was founded in 1932 by a group of Minnesota firefighters. Over the... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 3/9/22

Guide

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Easiest Auto Loans to Get in 2022

The Easiest Auto Loans You Can Get With Bad Credit

The easiest auto loans to get won’t leave you waiting for a ride at the bus stop. These secured loans not only work... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 3/8/22

Guide

22,425 views

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4 Bad Credit ATV & UTV Loans

ATV & UTV Loans for Bad Credit Applicants

If you’ve decided that an all-terrain vehicle (ATV) or utility task vehicle (UTV) fits into your lifestyle,... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 3/8/22

Guide

13,741 views

33 min read

Cash Loans Without a Bank Account Required

3 Cash Loans without a Bank Account Required

You probably feel like you have no options if you’re looking for cash loans without a bank account requirement.... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 3/7/22

Guide

23,968 views

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6 Best Bad Credit Car Dealership Loans

6 Best Car Dealership Loans for Bad Credit

If your credit rating is holding you back from getting a vehicle, consider one of the best bad credit car... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 3/3/22

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Corporate Concentration Can Lead to Debt and Other Financial Issues for Small Businesses and Consumers

Corporate Concentration Can Lead to Debt and Financial Issues

In a Nutshell: Starting a small business is difficult, but when larger corporate entities already dominate the... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 3/3/22

Guide

21,329 views

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12 Buy Now, Pay Later Options with Bad Credit

12 Buy Now, Pay Later Options for Bad Credit

Emergencies happen — cars sputter, pipes leak, appliances break — and fixing these unpleasant surprises rarely... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 2/24/22

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33,286 views

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Swash Empowers Users to Monetize Their Data, Earn Money, and Pay Down Debt

Swash Users Can Monetize Data to Pay Down Debt

In a Nutshell: Earning revenue from data has historically been exclusive to tech giants. Swash wants to change that... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 2/24/22

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23,127 views

9 min read

Wall Street Bound Empowers Underserved Youth to Achieve Lucrative Careers in Finance

Wall Street Bound Helps Underserved Achieve Lucrative Careers

In a Nutshell: Wall Street Bound is fighting the lack of diversity in the world of finance and investing by... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 2/15/22

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30,960 views

11 min read

Refrens Connects Freelancers to Global Opportunities and Helps Them Manage Clients and Payments

Refrens: A Job and Payment Platform for Freelancers

In a Nutshell: Remote freelance workers are accustomed to getting paid by the task rather than for their time, and... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 2/10/22

Guide

31,236 views

27 min read

Quick Credit Repair in 2022

4 Quick Credit Repair Companies

There are several reasons to look for quick credit repair. Having good credit could save you a lot of money if... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 3/15/22

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WyHy Federal Credit Union Promotes Smart Credit for Members Through Education and Financial Products

WyHy Federal Credit Union Helps Members Build Credit

In a Nutshell: WyHy Federal Credit Union helps members throughout Wyoming secure desirable loans — even if they... read more »

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By: Adam West • 2/7/22

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23,775 views

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Mearto: An Appraisal and Selling Platform Turns Antiques and Collectibles Into Cash to Help Pay Off Debt

Mearto Helps Users Appraise and Sell Antiques and Collectibles

In a Nutshell: Those trying to pay down debt or save up to make a big purchase may want to look in their attic. Old... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 1/25/22

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32,244 views

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Fakespot Identifies False Product Reviews and Helps Consumers Avoid Debt from Bad Purchases

Fakespot Extension and App Identify False Product Reviews

In a Nutshell: Unreliable reviews are a problem on online marketplaces, whether it’s false testimonials or... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 1/20/22

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23,582 views

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Attorney Joyce Smithey Offers Insights to Avoid Debt and Hardship from Wrongful Termination

Attorney Tips to Avoid Debt from Wrongful Termination

In a Nutshell: In cases of wrongful termination involving discrimination, litigation can be a valuable recourse for... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 1/19/22

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The National Credit Union Foundation and Credit Union National Association Team Up for Financial Inclusion

The National Credit Union Foundation Helps Build Inclusive Communities

In a Nutshell: The National Credit Union Foundation helps credit unions leverage their not-for-profit status to... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 1/12/22