Matt Walker

Matt Walker

Bad Credit Expert

Matt Walker is a credit strategist and contributing editor for BadCredit.org. With more than 15 years of experience, Matt uses his in-depth knowledge and straightforward language to bring financial literacy to millions of readers. His articles highlight the technology, resources, and organizations that can help subprime borrowers get back on their feet. Matt focuses full time on producing the most in-depth guides and feature articles in the finance industry to educate consumers on ways to raise their credit scores and achieve and maintain financial stability.

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(187) Total Posts to Date

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NorthWestPharmacy.com Helps People Around the World Save Money with Affordable Online Prescription Medications

NorthWestPharmacy.com’s Affordable Prescriptions

In a Nutshell: Prescription drugs in the U.S. can come with astounding price tags, even when people have health... read more »

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By: Matt Walker • 7/10/20

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PriceWaiter Leverages Technology and Its Retail Relationships to Negotiate Surprisingly Low Prices on Top Products

PriceWaiter Negotiates Top Deals on Retail Items

In a Nutshell: Negotiating the price on retail items is not a common practice in the U.S. as it is in other parts... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 7/8/20

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MetaHash: A Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Platform Designed for Speed, Security, and Innovation

MetaHash: A Fast, Innovative Blockchain Ecosystem

In a Nutshell: At this point, blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies are firmly planted into mainstream... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 6/30/20

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A Study Explores How the Supplemental Security Income Program Positively Impacts the Health of Qualifying Children

Study: SSI & Positive Health Impacts on Children

In a Nutshell: Although studies have long shown a positive correlation between family income and child health,... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 6/25/20

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India’s BookMyForex Offers a Full Suite of Foreign Currency Exchange Services, Including Physical and Forthcoming Virtual Cards

BookMyForex: Foreign Currency Exchange in India

In a Nutshell: BookMyForex conveniently delivers foreign currency exchange services to India at the best rates... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 6/22/20

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iCouldBe and its E-Mentoring Platform Help Students Plan for Creative, Fruitful, and Productive Lives

iCouldBe: E-Mentoring to Help Students Achieve

In a Nutshell: Not all children are born with the same opportunities to achieve success in their careers, whether... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 6/18/20

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Parker Dewey Helps Students Test-Drive Careers and Gain Experience with Micro-Internships that Also Benefit Employers

Parker Dewey Facilitates Beneficial Micro Internships

In a Nutshell: Finding a good job after college can be extremely challenging. Lack of experience, middling GPAs,... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 6/18/20

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TypeTastic: The Online Typing Tutor that Teaches Students Fluent Keyboard Skills through Games and Activities

TypeTastic: Teaching Typing via Games & Activities

In a Nutshell: Typing is an essential skill in today’s digital world. TypeTastic helps students from kindergarten... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 6/15/20

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The Virginia Association of Community Banks Continues to Advocate for Its Member Institutions During a Time of Crisis

VACB: Fighting on Behalf of Virginia Community Banks

In a Nutshell: Despite constituting the bulk of banking institutions in the U.S., community banks can struggle to... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 6/11/20

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PawnGuru Leverages Its Nationwide Pawn Shop Network to Make the Buying, Selling, and Pawning of Goods Easier

PawnGuru: Connect with Pawn Shops in Your Area

In a Nutshell: Pawn shops offer consumers access to fast cash by purchasing their items or offering a pawn loan,... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 6/9/20

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Even: Addressing the Inequality of Opportunity with Its Money Management Platform that Educates and Helps Employees Get Ahead

Even: A Money Management Platform for Employees

In a Nutshell: While talent is equally spread across the population, opportunity is not. That’s the basic premise... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 6/8/20

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RaiseMe Expands Access to Higher Education for Low-Income Students via Micro-Scholarships for School Achievements

RaiseMe: Micro-Scholarships & Access to Higher Education

In a Nutshell: With student loan debt and college tuition on the rise, RaiseMe offers a platform for low-income and... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 6/2/20

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Helpsy Collects Millions of Pounds of Clothing to Reuse or Recycle in Its Mission to Reduce Environmental Impact

Helpsy: Recycling Clothes & Helping the Environment

In a Nutshell: The clothing industry produces an astonishing amount of greenhouse gas emissions and a garbage... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 6/1/20

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Math for Love Seeks to Transform How Math is Taught and Learned with Resources Demonstrating the Joy Behind Numbers

Math for Love: Transforming How Math is Learned

In a Nutshell: Math strikes fear into the hearts of Americans across the country, but the husband-and-wife team of... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 5/28/20

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Lotsa Helping Hands: An Innovative Platform to Organize Care for Those in Need

Lotsa: An App to Organize Support for Those in Need

In a Nutshell: Caring for a loved one can be difficult. Lotsa Helping Hands offers a tech-based solution to help... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 5/22/20

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LendStreet Offers a Fresh Take on Debt with Affordable Loans that Help Clients Rebuild Credit and Gain Firm Financial Footing

LendStreet: Affordable Loans to Help Rebuild Credit

In a Nutshell: People struggling with debt often don’t know where to turn. And many of the solutions available to... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 5/21/20

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As Unemployment Soars, Questions Remain About Workers, the Economy, and Government Intervention Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic

Unemployment Soars During the COVID-19 Pandemic

In a Nutshell: The COVID-19 pandemic has brought unprecedented challenges to America’s healthcare system and... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 5/19/20

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FreeFrom Supports Survivors of Gender-Based Violence by Creating Pathways to Financial Security and Long-Term Safety

FreeFrom: Financial Security for Domestic Violence Survivors

In a Nutshell: Even after survivors of gender-based violence are out of harm’s way, they are often left with... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 5/13/20

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Algory: A Platform That Provides Valuable Tools to Monitor and Analyze Cryptocurrencies and Make Smart Transaction Decisions

Algory: Valuable Tools for Cryptocurrency Traders

In a Nutshell: Traders in traditional exchanges have a bevy of tools at their disposal to make the most informed... read more »

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By: Matt Walker • 5/8/20

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MytripleA Offers Businesses in Spain Crowdlending Opportunities, Factoring Services, and a Way for Investors to Diversify Portfolios

MytripleA: Crowdlending for Spanish Businesses

In a Nutshell: MytripleA is a crowdlending platform in Spain that provides businesses and individuals with... read more »

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By: Matt Walker • 5/6/20

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Centreville Bank Recognized for Investing in Its Rhode Island Communities, Charitable Foundation, and Volunteer Efforts

Centreville Bank Recognized for Supporting RI Communities

In a Nutshell: Centreville Bank has been operating in Rhode Island for 192 years and counting. The community bank... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 5/5/20

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As a ‘Working College,’ Berea College Provides High-Quality Education to Low-Income Students at No Cost

Berea College: Tuition-Free Higher Education

In a Nutshell: Student loan debt is a major problem for many recent college graduates. But not for graduates of... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 4/30/20

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With Its Business-Friendly Policies and Innovative Culture, Utah is Recognized as a Top State for Making a Career Move

Utah: A Business-Friendly & Innovative Culture

In a Nutshell: Amid its natural beauty, Utah fosters a rich and diverse business culture. The state gives special... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 4/15/20

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Personetics: An AI-Powered Banking Platform Built to Help Institutions Deliver Better Digital Experiences and Products to Customers

Personetics: AI-Powered Banking Solutions

In a Nutshell: As banks compete with fintech startups for the attention of consumers, Personetics delivers... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 4/9/20

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Bitit: A Simple Cryptocurrency Platform Designed to Let Users All Over the World Access the Digital Currency Ecosystem

Bitit: A Simple Crypto Platform for Users Around the World

In a Nutshell: In cryptocurrency’s early days, buying, selling, and trading was limited to a few people with highly... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 3/31/20