Adam West

Adam West

Bad Credit Expert

Adam West is the Managing 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.

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Reduce Home Loans Makes a Difference in Aussies’ Lives Through Affordable Rates and Charitable Fundraising

Reduce Home Loans — Low Rates and a Commitment to Fundraising

In a Nutshell: The financial services industry once revolved around brick-and-mortar locations, but, thanks to... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 9/19/18

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Mr. Cooper with Home Intelligence™ Gives Homeowners Targeted Information and Guidance for Leveraging Equity and Achieving Financial Goals

Mr. Cooper with Home Intelligence Helps Users Leverage Equity

In a Nutshell: As Americans continue to accumulate debt, many consumers are literally losing sleep over their... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 9/17/18

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Mortgage Investors Group Shares Tips and Tactics Homebuyers Can Use to Improve Their Credit and Qualify for a Home Loan

MIG’s Tips and Tactics to Improve Credit and Qualify for a Home Loan

In a Nutshell: Homeownership has long been the strategy for building a brighter financial future for individuals... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 9/14/18

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The Council for Adult and Experiential Learning Promotes Professional and Financial Success Through Career-Oriented Higher Education

CAEL Promotes Professional Success Through Higher Education

In a Nutshell: Despite the benefits, many perceived hurdles stand in the way of adults interested in returning to... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 9/12/18

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Embrace Home Loans Brings New Financing Options to Credit-Challenged Home Buyers Through Its Innovative beyond™ Program

Embrace Home Loans Adds Options for Borrowers with Credit Issues

In a Nutshell: US homeownership rates peaked in late 2004 and early 2005, just prior to the 2008 financial crisis.... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 9/10/18

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BankMobile Vibe Accounts Set Students Up for Financial and Educational Success, and Reward Them for It

BankMobile Vibe Accounts Set Students Up for Success

In a Nutshell: With widespread smartphone use and convenience driving a trend toward mobile banking, a growing... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 9/7/18

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LoanConnect Gives Canadians Access to Competitive Lending Rates, Timely Payouts, and Robust Customer Support

LoanConnect Gives Canadians Access to Competitive Rates

In a Nutshell: Canadian consumers have a vast array of loans available to them as evidenced by the growing amount... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 9/6/18

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GTE Financial’s Outreach, Educational Programs, and Products Promote Prosperity for Members and Their Communities

GTE Financial Promotes Prosperity for Its Members

In a Nutshell: For someone lacking in the basic skills associated with financial literacy, applying for a home loan... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 9/4/18

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HonestLoans Connects Consumers with a Network of More than 120 Reputable Lenders for Speedy, Secure Access to Small Loans

HonestLoans Connects Clients with a Network of Reputable Lenders

In a Nutshell: Covering unexpected expenses can be a challenge for people without adequate savings. That’s... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 8/29/18

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Wright-Patt Credit Union Offers Members Education, Counseling, and Specialized Products to Foster Their Financial Success

Wright-Patt Credit Union Prioritizes Members’ Financial Success

In a Nutshell: Commitment to the well-being of members is one quality that sets credit unions apart from banks. But... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 8/27/18

Guide

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3 Top Providers of Bad Credit Used-Car Loans

3 Top Providers of Bad Credit Used-Car Loans

Although many people are reluctant to give up on a good car, there are some sure-fire signs it’s time for a change.... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 8/23/18

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Jacaranda’s Data-Driven, Automated Application Process Gives Australians Expedited Access to Short-Term Personal Loans

Jacaranda Gives Australians Expedited Access to Personal Loans

In a Nutshell: When an emergency arises and money is short, fast access to funds can make all the... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 8/20/18

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Credit Fix Solutions’ No Result, No Fee Policy Provides Peace of Mind for Australians Seeking Improved Credit Scores

Credit Fix Solutions’ No Result, No Fee Policy Provides Peace of Mind

In a Nutshell: Many Australians suffer from poor credit scores, preventing them from accessing more favorable... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 8/15/18

Guide

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3 Best Debt Settlement Companies in [current_year]

3 Best Debt Settlement Companies

Some things in life get better over time. Fine cheeses, for example, gain a delectable sharpness and bite as they... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 8/14/18

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Citizens Equity First Credit Union Makes Financial Education Accessible with Activities, Resources, and Youth Accounts

CEFCU Makes Financial Education Accessible to Young Members

In a Nutshell: People who develop money skills at a young age can avoid costly mistakes later in life. Luckily,... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 8/10/18

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American Graduate — How Public Media Encourages Students to Stay in School and Work Toward Brighter Financial Futures

CPB's American Graduate Initiative Encourages Students to Achieve

In a Nutshell: Keeping kids from dropping out of high school has been one of the longest-running public service... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 8/8/18

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Tropical Financial Credit Union Prioritizes Education to Demonstrate the Value of Local Institutions Over Big Banks

Tropical Financial Prioritizes Education to Demonstrate Value

In a Nutshell: The mission statement of most banks you walk into likely isn’t “educate first, sell second” — but... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 8/6/18

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Max Cash Home Offers Introduces a Days on Market Tool to Help Sellers Make More Informed Decisions

Max Cash Home Offers Introduces a Days on Market Tool to Help Sellers

In a Nutshell: Many homeowners have the luxury of taking their time to sell their house at a time when the market... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 8/3/18

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LendingArch Leverages an Ecosystem of Auto Dealers and Lenders to Give Canadians a More Affordable Path to Car Ownership

LendingArch Gives Canadians a More Affordable Path to Car Ownership

In a Nutshell: Transportation is crucial to improve and maintain financial wellness. Those who live in large cities... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 7/30/18

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Hughes Federal Credit Union Provides Free Financial Education and Support for the Betterment of the Tucson Community

Hughes Provides Resources to Help Make Tucson a Better Place

In a Nutshell: In 1952, a credit union was founded to serve the employees of Hughes Aircraft Company. Today, Hughes... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 7/27/18

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American Student Assistance Expands Its Mission to Help Students Make More Informed Choices About Education and Careers

ASA Helps Students Make Informed Education and Career Choices

In a Nutshell: For decades, Americans have stood firm in their conviction that college degrees are necessary for... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 7/20/18

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Loan Pre-Approvals without Judgment — Car Loans Canada Helps Consumers Get the Vehicles They Need to Move Forward

Car Loans Canada — Vehicle Loan Approvals without the Judgment

In a Nutshell: In most parts of the world, cars are crucial for achieving and maintaining financial well-being, and... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 7/18/18

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Mortgage Daily Founder Sam Garcia Shares Advice and Information for First-Time Homebuying Success

Mortgage Daily’s Sam Garcia Shares Advice for First-Time Homebuying

In a Nutshell: While becoming a homeowner has tremendous financial advantages, navigating the mortgage approval... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 7/11/18

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Mission Federal Credit Union’s Outreach and Educational Resources Foster Financial and Community Health for San Diegans

Mission Federal CU Fosters Financial and Community Health

In a Nutshell: Credit unions are known for being community-centered institutions, and San Diego-based Mission... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 7/9/18

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Value Vacations — A Local’s Perspective on Why San Antonio Deserves to Be Your Next Budget-Friendly Destination

Value Vacations — A Local’s Perspective on San Antonio

Travel may seem financially out of reach for some people, but many American cities offer plenty of free and... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 7/6/18