Brittney Mayer

About the Author

Brittney Mayer

Brittney is a credit strategist and debt expert with years of experience applying her in-depth knowledge of the credit and personal finance industries to write comprehensive, user-friendly guides on the products and strategies readers can use to make smart financial decisions throughout the credit-building process.

Latest Posts

127 posts written/edited to date

Guide

53,310 views

15 min read

Personal Loans For Bad Credit With Monthly Payments

Top Personal Loans With Manageable Monthly Payments

When you need to finance a long-term purchase, one option is to take out a personal installment loan. But finding... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 6/9/22

Guide

77,958 views

21 min read

15 Online Loans & Alternatives With No Credit Check

Online Alternatives to No Credit Check Loans

Some sayings are universally considered to be bad; for example, nothing good has ever really come after the... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 2/2/23

Guide

100,000+ views

27 min read

11 Emergency Loans For Bad Credit

11 Emergency Loans For Bad Credit Borrowers

Although everyone rebuilding their credit knows to establish an emergency fund for unexpected expenses, even a... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 2/2/23

Guide

96,318 views

15 min read

Quick Loans For Bad Credit (Personal, Car & Home Loans)

12 Quick Loans For Bad Credit Borrowers

In many cases, a single financial misstep can spawn a variety of woes, not the least of which is that you may need... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 4/21/22

Guide

78,565 views

9 min read

10 Best Bad Credit Motorcycle Loans

10 Motorcycle Loans For Bad-Credit Riders

The modern motorcycle has come a long way from the two-cylinder steam-powered bicycle that was its earliest... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 4/13/22

Guide

100,000+ views

29 min read

15 Best Credit Cards For a 600 Credit Score

Best Credit Cards For 600 to 650 Credit Scores

When growing your hair from short to long, there’s often a transitional stage in the middle when it’s long enough... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 10/17/22

Guide

78,546 views

33 min read

Online Loans For Bad Credit in 2023

Online Loans For Bad Credit: Personal, Auto & Mortgage

Although there was a time when a poor credit score may have prevented you from obtaining even the smallest loan,... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 4/5/22

Guide

94,488 views

19 min read

7 Department Store Cards For Bad Credit

7 Department Store Cards for Bad Credit

Department stores sure are pretty. The bright lights, glossy counters, and whimsical window displays have a way of... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 3/15/22

Guide

100,000+ views

17 min read

12 Guaranteed Installment Loans For Bad Credit

12 Guaranteed Installment Loans For Bad Credit

After one, two, or even a series of rejections, it can leave you wondering, “Are any lenders guaranteed to approve... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 1/31/23

Guide

100,000+ views

25 min read

16 Best Bad-Credit Loans By Amount: $500, $1,000, $2,000, $5,000 or $10,000

Top Bad Credit Loans By Dollar Amount

When it comes to finding the best bad credit loans, you’re often lucky to find a bad credit loan larger than your... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 2/23/22

Guide

75,915 views

31 min read

2 Simple Steps to Open a Bank Account Online with No Deposit & Bad Credit

Opening an Online Bank Account with No Deposit

Although you can get through life without ever opening a bank account, having one is inarguably more convenient and... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 1/26/23

Guide

100,000+ views

25 min read

2023 Credit Repair Reviews  & BBB Ratings

2023 Credit Repair Reviews (with BBB Ratings)

One of the few fundamental truths of life is that no system, no matter how outwardly perfect, is entirely... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 3/30/22

Guide

100,000+ views

29 min read

Payday Loans Online? Try These 12 Alternatives Instead

Alternatives to Online Payday Loans

No matter how much money you make, the core principle of healthy personal finances is the same: Spend less than you... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 11/10/20

Guide

100,000+ views

21 min read

3 Ways to Make a Cash Request Online

3 Ways to Make a Cash Request Online

No matter how much money you make, one of the best things you can do for your financial peace of mind is to keep a... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 11/10/20

Guide

100,000+ views

21 min read

8 Best Online Auto Loans for Bad Credit in 2023

Online Auto Loans for Bad Credit

If you think about it just a little, the internet is a thoroughly amazing creation that has completely transformed... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 3/4/20

Guide

100,000+ views

47 min read

11 Fast Ways — How to Build Credit Without a Credit Card

11 Ways to Build Credit Without a Credit Card

Although many of the people who wish to learn how to build credit without a credit card are seeking to avoid credit... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 12/1/21

Guide

100,000+ views

23 min read

15 Best Store Credit Cards for Bad Credit in 2023

Best Store Credit Cards for Bad Credit

For most consumers, the insistent popups and checkout spiels touting a store’s credit card are mostly just... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 11/30/21

Guide

100,000+ views

15 min read

9 Best Bad-Credit Personal Loans (Online Applications)

Best Online Personal Loans for Bad Credit

When you search for personal loans online, your search query is turned into a string of signals that can... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 2/20/20

Guide

100,000+ views

31 min read

3 Easy Steps — How to Build Credit with a Credit Card

Build Credit with a Credit Card in 3 Easy Steps

Learning how to build credit with a credit card may seem daunting if you’re establishing credit for the first time,... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 3/2/20

Guide

100,000+ views

29 min read

2023 Guide: Using Loans to Pay Off Debt (with Bad Credit)

2023 Guide: Using Loans to Pay Off Debt

Is it wise to use loans to pay off debt? The phrase, “To rob Peter to pay Paul,” is a common way of describing a... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 6/11/20