Aaron Lay

Aaron Lay

Bad Credit Expert

Aaron Lay is a contributing writer for CardRates.com and BadCredit.org with over a decade’s worth of professional writing and editing experience. He’s passionate about making difficult financial topics and trends approachable and straightforward. He believes that everyone has a right to useful, uncomplicated information to better their lives. Away from the desk, he can be found rummaging through thrift store record crates and spending time outdoors with his family.

Latest Posts

(15) Total Posts to Date

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TASH — Advocating for Fair Employment and Education Opportunities for People with Disabilities and Their Families

TASH Supports Fair Employment for People with Disabilities

In a Nutshell: People with disabilities and their families can face untold financial difficulties. Oftentimes,... read more »

Aaron Lay

By: Aaron Lay • 5/29/18

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15,720 views

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CampusTours — How Higher Education Virtual Tours Help Students and Their Families Make More Informed Decisions

CampusTours — How Virtual Tours Help Inform College Decisions

In a Nutshell: When it comes to building a more secure financial future, a college education is the safest... read more »

Aaron Lay

By: Aaron Lay • 5/18/18

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20,538 views

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EverWeb — How the Leading macOS Site Builder Enables Entrepreneurs to Take Control of Their Web Presence

EverWeb — How the Leading macOS Site Builder Enables Entrepreneurs

In a Nutshell: E-commerce sales continue their upward climb, as online shopping has become commonplace in markets... read more »

Aaron Lay

By: Aaron Lay • 5/9/18

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18,642 views

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How Irving, Texas, Has Rapidly Become One of America’s Premier Destinations for Job Seekers

How Irving, TX, Has Become a Premier Destination for Job Seeker

In a Nutshell: With US urbanization on the rise, people looking for better paying jobs are flocking to cities in... read more »

Aaron Lay

By: Aaron Lay • 4/19/18

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31,280 views

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Maxthon Recognized as a Speedy, Free Web Browser for Safely Tracking Finances Online

Maxthon: A Speedy, Safe, and Free Web Browser for Tracking Finances

In a Nutshell: With cybercrime and identity theft showing no signs of abating any time soon, online banking... read more »

Aaron Lay

By: Aaron Lay • 4/16/18

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30,752 views

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Better Products and Services Through Competition: Police Credit Union Gives Its Members a Welcome Alternative to Australia’s Big Four

Police Credit Union: Better Products and Services Through Competition

In a Nutshell: It’s easy to feel like you don’t have many options when it comes to financial services. The Big Four... read more »

Aaron Lay

By: Aaron Lay • 3/22/18

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55,708 views

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Benefit Chicago and Its Community Partners Mobilize Impact Investments to Support Local Business Growth

How Benefit Chicago and Partners Mobilize Impact Investments

In a Nutshell: Like any great American city, Chicago is defined by its people. Chicagoans are committed to... read more »

Aaron Lay

By: Aaron Lay • 3/13/18

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40,689 views

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How Malwarebytes Uses the Latest Research and Security Techniques to Safeguard Online Banking and Shopping

How Malwarebytes Safeguards Online Banking and Shopping

In a Nutshell: Until it happens to you, it’s just another news story. Cybercrime affects millions of people around... read more »

Aaron Lay

By: Aaron Lay • 2/13/18

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81,510 views

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How money.co.uk Leverages Transparency to Create Competition and Save Britons Money on Financial Products

How money.co.uk Helps Britons Save Big on Financial Products

In a Nutshell: When it comes to choosing a home mortgage, credit card, or any other consumer financial product,... read more »

Aaron Lay

By: Aaron Lay • 2/7/18

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38,856 views

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How The Financial Industry and Its Customers Benefit from MarkMonitor’s Extensive Fraud and Brand Protection Services

Financial Industry Benefits from MarkMonitor’s Services

In a Nutshell: When major financial institutions are the targets of cyber attacks, not only are their customers’... read more »

Aaron Lay

By: Aaron Lay • 1/19/18

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67,888 views

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Growing Businesses Benefit from Memset’s Competitively Priced, Secure IaaS and Cloud VPS Hosting Services

Businesses Benefit from Memset’s Affordable, Secure Hosting Services

In a Nutshell: Small to midsize business owners looking to take their companies to the next level have plenty to... read more »

Aaron Lay

By: Aaron Lay • 12/12/17

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64,485 views

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Debt Mediators — Helping Australians Get Out of Debt in 5 Years or Less Through Effective Debt Relief Solutions

Debt Mediators: Helping Australians Get Out of Debt in 5 Years or Less

In a Nutshell: In 2016, Australia’s total personal debt was around AUD$2 trillion, with the average Aussie... read more »

Aaron Lay

By: Aaron Lay • 10/27/17

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99,696 views

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Keeping Data and Dollars from Disappearing — IsoBuster Provides a Cost-Effective Data Recovery Solution

IsoBuster Provides a Cost-Effective Data Recovery Solution

In a Nutshell: Data is precious. Despite our best efforts to protect it, however, data does get lost or damaged,... read more »

Aaron Lay

By: Aaron Lay • 10/12/17

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81,651 views

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Over 700,000 Prospective Homebuyers Used Bills.com to Connect with Mortgage Lenders in 2016

700K Prospective Homebuyers Used Bills.com to Find a Mortgage in 2016

In a Nutshell: When it comes to home mortgages, the associated terminology and jargon alone are enough to make some... read more »

Aaron Lay

By: Aaron Lay • 8/21/17

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100,000+ views

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CIT Bank Recognized with Our Editor’s Choice™ Award for Its Premier High Yield Savings Account

CIT Bank Recognized for Its Premier High Yield Savings Account

In a Nutshell: The reasons we save money are obvious. However, when it comes to how and where we save our... read more »

Aaron Lay

By: Aaron Lay • 8/15/17