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

(255) Total Posts to Date

Guide

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9 Best Personal Loans Near Me

The Best Personal Loans Near Me

If you’re in need of fast cash, you may be wondering, “Where can I find a personal loan near me?” Thanks to the... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 11/5/19

Guide

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3 Best Bankruptcy Auto Loans

3 Best Auto Loans After Bankruptcy

Bad things can happen to good people. That includes emergencies, money problems, and even bankruptcy. But that... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 11/4/19

Blog

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Karma’s Social Network Rewards Users for Sharing Good Deeds and Creating Positive Impacts in Their Communities

Karma Rewards Users for Positive Social Impact

In a Nutshell: Karma is a blockchain-based social media platform built to encourage users to help others. The... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 11/7/19

Blog

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Nebeus: A Crypto-Based Financial Services Exchange Where Users Can Lend, Borrow, and Earn Interest on Digital Assets

Nebeus: A Crypto-Based Financial Services Exchange

In a Nutshell: Nebeus offers an array of financial services that allow users to realize the full value of their... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 11/5/19

Guide

2,934 views

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6 Best Money Loans Online

6 Best Money Loans Online

The internet makes so many things easier. With a few clicks or taps, you can order food from your favorite... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 11/4/19

Blog

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TLC, a Division of Fibre Federal Credit Union, Offers Education and Outreach Programs that Help Community Members in Washington and Oregon Achieve Financial Wellness

TLC: Financial Wellness for Pacific Northwest Communities

In a Nutshell: TLC, a Division of Fibre Federal Credit Union, is focused on providing communities with the... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 11/1/19

Blog

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Nova Credit’s Innovative Importing Service Helps Immigrants Build Credit History and Achieve Financial Security in the United States

Nova Credit Helps Immigrants Establish Credit in the U.S.

In a Nutshell: When immigrants come to the United States seeking opportunity, they often face an uphill battle in... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 10/30/19

Guide

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9 Fast Cash Loans for Bad Credit

Fast Cash Loans for Bad Credit Applicants

If there’s one thing in life we can count on, it’s that unexpected financial hurdles are certain along the way.... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 10/29/19

Blog

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9 min read

Consumers’ Checkbook Provides Ratings and Price Research to Help Consumers Make Educated Decisions on Key Services

Consumers’ Checkbook: Reliable Ratings and Research

In a Nutshell: While ratings and reviews abound online, they aren’t always trustworthy sources of information.... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 10/28/19

Blog

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Spring Labs: A Decentralized Blockchain Network that Enables Safer, More Inclusive Consumer Evaluation and Identity Verification

Spring Labs: Safer Credit and Identity Verification

In a Nutshell: Credit bureaus collect, aggregate, and sell data to lenders, but the process can be ineffective,... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 10/24/19

Guide

6,636 views

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5 In-House Car Financing Alternatives

5 Alternatives to In-House Car Financing

Banks and auto dealers aren’t always your best option when seeking a loan because they aren’t quite as impartial as... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 10/18/19

Guide

8,645 views

11 min read

6 Best Bad Credit Car Dealership Loans

6 Best Car Dealership Loans for Bad Credit

Americans spend a lot of time getting to and from the places they need to be. According to one study, U.S.... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 10/10/19

Blog

9,652 views

9 min read

Compliance Alliance Provides Tools and Resources to Help Community Banks Successfully Address Regulatory Guidelines

Compliance Alliance Helps Banks Meet Guidelines

In a Nutshell: Congress passed the Dodd-Frank Act in 2010 to protect consumers and increase transparency in the... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 10/16/19

Guide

7,590 views

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9 Best Bad Credit Loans in California

9 Best Bad Credit Loans in California

California occupies a near-mythic status in American culture, from the glamour of Hollywood to the wealth of... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 10/7/19

Guide

10,598 views

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6 Best Cash Loans Near Me

6 Best Local Cash Loans

Just about every city and town has a money lender. It may be a bank or credit union, but there’s usually somewhere... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 10/7/19

Blog

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Golden Financial Services Helps Consumers Eliminate Student Loan and Credit Card Debt Through Expertise and Management Solutions

Golden Financial Services Helps Consumers Manage Debt

In a Nutshell: When borrowers find themselves facing wage garnishment or other debt collection measures, Golden... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 10/8/19

Blog

10,026 views

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Paxful: A Platform and Wallet that Empower Users to Conduct Everyday Transactions with Bitcoin and Earn Incentives

Paxful Allows Users to Pay and Earn Incentives with Bitcoin

In a Nutshell: Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin offer a valuable alternative for the segments of the global population... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 10/7/19

Guide

16,002 views

9 min read

Does Lexington Law Really Work? [current_year] Review

Does Lexington Law Really Work?

The rules around resolving credit disputes are vast and complex. Choosing to begin repairing or rebuilding your... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 10/4/19

Blog

7,359 views

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The Center for Election Science Advocates Change and Encourages Approval Voting for a More Representative, Responsible Government

The Center for Election Science Fosters Approval Voting

In a Nutshell: American voters are accustomed to casting a vote for just one candidate in elections, but that... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 10/2/19

Blog

9,735 views

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AFWA Helps Women Advance their Careers in Financial Fields through Networking Opportunities and Professional Resources

AFWA Helps Women Advance their Careers in Financial Fields

In a Nutshell: The Accounting & Financial Women’s Alliance is on a mission to support and advance the role of women... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 10/1/19

Guide

13,116 views

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12 Buy Now, Pay Later Options with Bad Credit and No Deposit

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 • 9/26/19

Blog

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CrowdMed Can Help Patients Reduce Medical Costs by Crowdsourcing Diagnoses for Rare Diseases and Disorders

CrowdMed Offers Patients Crowdsourced Diagnoses

In a Nutshell: CrowdMed offers an innovative solution for people suffering from illnesses, but can’t get the... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 9/26/19

Blog

15,564 views

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Don’t Quit Your Day Job… Offers Financial Resources and Tools That Help Consumers Make Smarter Decisions with their Money

DQYDJ: Money Management Tools and Resources

In a Nutshell: Don’t Quit Your Day Job… is on a mission to teach readers how to make intelligent choices with their... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 9/25/19

Blog

18,285 views

11 min read

KOHO Provides Full-Featured Bank Accounts to Canadians Seeking No-Fee Alternatives to Traditional Financial Institutions

KOHO: Full-Featured Bank Accounts with No Hidden Fees

In a Nutshell: For Canadians who’ve grown tired of high fees at the Big Five banks, KOHO offers an affordable,... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 9/30/19

Blog

21,088 views

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Freehostia: Affordable Hosting Plans and Intuitive Web Tools that Empower Entrepreneurs to Grow Their Businesses Online

Freehostia: Affordable Tools and Web Hosting for Entrepreneurs

In a Nutshell: In the digital age, businesses need an online presence, but establishing a website can be a costly... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 9/24/19