Ashley Dull

Ashley Dull
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Bad Credit Expert

Ashley Dull is a finance editor for BadCredit.org, where she works with a team of finance experts and journalists who develop in-depth industry profiles and advice articles read by more than 15 million Americans. Her years of experience reporting on consumer credit scores and reports positions Ashley to make smart recommendations on ways to improve one’s credit and avoid predatory lending. She often serves as an expert source on financial topics for national media outlets, including CNN Money, MarketWatch, Money Matters, ABC News, Kiplinger, and NBC News. Connect with Ashley on LinkedIn and Twitter.

Latest Posts

(85) Total Posts to Date

Guide

1,920 views

15 min read

Short-Term Loans Online in 2021

7 Short-Term Loans You Can Get Online

Finding short-term loans online doesn’t have to be difficult. A little research shows that some are better options... read more »

Ashley Dull

By: Ashley Dull • 10/18/21

Guide

3,268 views

17 min read

2021 Reflex Mastercard® Review

2021 Reflex Mastercard® Review

No Reflex Mastercard review is complete without an in-depth look at all of the things this credit card can — and in... read more »

Ashley Dull

By: Ashley Dull • 10/18/21

Guide

6,062 views

23 min read

Best Checking Accounts For Bad Credit in 2021

5 Best Checking Accounts That Allow Bad Credit

Finding the best checking accounts for bad credit situations can be a daunting prospect, but several banks offer... read more »

Ashley Dull

By: Ashley Dull • 9/30/21

Guide

20,016 views

23 min read

Credit Hacks to Improve Your FICO Score in 2021

15 Credit Hacks to Improve Your FICO Score

The following credit hacks to improve your FICO Score aren’t industry secrets — the five factors FICO uses to... read more »

Ashley Dull

By: Ashley Dull • 8/30/21

Guide

28,063 views

21 min read

Avoid Bad Credit Loans With Prepayment Penalties: 10 Options For 2021

10 Personal & Auto Loans Without Prepayment Penalties

The drawback of bad credit loans with prepayment penalties is that they punish you for being a responsible... read more »

Ashley Dull

By: Ashley Dull • 8/17/21

Guide

29,937 views

11 min read

Quick Cash Loans of 2021

7 Quick Cash Loans You Can Apply For Online

Finding quick cash loans online may take less time than you think. With our favorite online lending networks, you... read more »

Ashley Dull

By: Ashley Dull • 7/29/21

Guide

52,398 views

17 min read

Same Day Auto Loans in 2021

7 Auto Loans You Can Get Today

More and more car buyers enjoy the freedom and accessibility of car ownership through same day auto loans. These... read more »

Ashley Dull

By: Ashley Dull • 6/22/21

Guide

44,775 views

11 min read

California Credit Repair Services of 2021

4 Best Credit Repair Services in California

California credit repair services are easy to find online. We’ll review four reputable credit repair companies that... read more »

Ashley Dull

By: Ashley Dull • 6/8/21

Guide

42,825 views

13 min read

Fast Cash Loans For Bad Credit in 2021

7 Fast Cash Loans For Bad Credit Borrowers

Did you know that you can get fast cash loans for bad credit online? Underwriting algorithms have streamlined the... read more »

Ashley Dull

By: Ashley Dull • 5/17/21

Guide

40,812 views

13 min read

Bad Credit Wedding Loans in 2021

9 Bad Credit Wedding Loans

Bad credit wedding loans can help you pay for one of the best days of your life, regardless of your credit history.... read more »

Ashley Dull

By: Ashley Dull • 5/26/21

Guide

61,800 views

17 min read

Emergency Cash Loans Online in 2021

7 Emergency Cash Loans You Can Get Online

If you’re in a bind, emergency cash loans can help you secure money to rectify the situation. But when you have bad... read more »

Ashley Dull

By: Ashley Dull • 4/1/21

Guide

67,740 views

23 min read

Apps That Loan You Money in 2021

15 Apps That Can Loan You Money Today

Apps that loan you money are quickly becoming this generation’s version of the brick-and-mortar bank or credit... read more »

Ashley Dull

By: Ashley Dull • 6/7/21

Guide

61,138 views

29 min read

Loans to Pay Off Debt in 2021

9 Best Personal Loans to Pay Off Debt

Consumers take out personal loans to pay off debt more than they do for any other reason. Otherwise known as... read more »

Ashley Dull

By: Ashley Dull • 1/19/21

Guide

100,000+ views

11 min read

Auto Loans For Older Cars in 2021

3 Best Auto Loans For Older Cars

The best auto loans for older cars can be obtained even with a less-than-perfect credit score. An auto loan is a... read more »

Ashley Dull

By: Ashley Dull • 1/11/21

Guide

72,372 views

19 min read

Loans For Single Parents With Bad Credit in 2021

13 Loans For Single Parents With Bad Credit

Being a mom or dad is hard enough — but finding loans for single parents with bad credit can make your job way... read more »

Ashley Dull

By: Ashley Dull • 6/7/21

Guide

89,652 views

25 min read

Best Pre Approval Personal Loans in 2021

7 Best Pre-Approval Personal Loans

The best pre approval personal loans are the ones that won’t make you jump through hoops or force you to fill out... read more »

Ashley Dull

By: Ashley Dull • 1/4/21

Guide

78,606 views

33 min read

Bad Credit Car Loans for 2021

17 Best Bad Credit Car Loans

Most people think bad credit car loans are hard to find, and that a poor credit score means you are stuck with a... read more »

Ashley Dull

By: Ashley Dull • 12/8/20

Guide

83,625 views

19 min read

First-Time Auto Loans for 2021

5 First-Time Auto Loans for New Borrowers

Searching for first-time auto loans can be a confusing — and sometimes scary — process. After all, purchasing a new... read more »

Ashley Dull

By: Ashley Dull • 11/10/20

Guide

93,422 views

21 min read

1-Hour Loans for Bad Credit: Cash, Payday & Personal Loans

1-Hour Loan Options for Bad Credit Borrowers

You would think most lenders could offer 1-hour loans for bad credit with today’s advanced technology. After all,... read more »

Ashley Dull

By: Ashley Dull • 10/28/20

Guide

96,018 views

25 min read

Indigo® Card Review, Credit Limit & Application Details for 2021

Indigo® Card Review, Credit Limit & Application Details

If knowledge is a key, then this Indigo card review, credit limit, and application requirement resource can unlock... read more »

Ashley Dull

By: Ashley Dull • 8/12/21

Guide

100,000+ views

25 min read

6 Paycheck Advance Loans for 2021

6 Paycheck Advance Loans to Get You By

Paycheck advance loans used to be risky propositions. A cash advance loan from a local payday lender often included... read more »

Ashley Dull

By: Ashley Dull • 10/20/20

Guide

100,000+ views

23 min read

Instant Loans with Online Approval in 2021

6 Instant Loans with Online Approval

The concept of instant loans with online approval was a pipe dream only a few years ago. As financial technology... read more »

Ashley Dull

By: Ashley Dull • 9/17/20

Guide

100,000+ views

25 min read

11 Cash Advance Apps for 2021

11 Best Cash Advance Apps & Services

Thanks to modern technology, cash advance app allow you to get an advance on your next paycheck. You may have to... read more »

Ashley Dull

By: Ashley Dull • 11/10/20

Guide

100,000+ views

31 min read

Lexington Law Alternatives for 2021

Your Best Alternatives to Lexington Law Credit Repair

When researching Lexington Law alternatives, you should first consider the overall state of your credit report and... read more »

Ashley Dull

By: Ashley Dull • 9/24/20

Guide

94,985 views

37 min read

$1,000 Credit Limit Credit Cards for Bad Credit in 2021

Credit Cards for Bad Credit with $1,000 Credit Limits

Plenty of $1,000 credit limit credit cards for bad credit offer guaranteed approval — though each card may have... read more »

Ashley Dull

By: Ashley Dull • 10/21/21