Brittney Mayer

Brittney Mayer

Bad Credit Expert

Brittney is a Contributing Editor for Digital Brands, Inc., where she uses her extensive research background to develop comprehensive guides and in-depth company profiles for BadCredit.org and CardRates.com. Brittney specializes in translating complex ideas into readable, engaging content for B2C and B2B audiences.

Latest Posts

(107) Total Posts to Date

Guide

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3 Best Online Signature Loans for Bad Credit

3 Best Online Signature Loans for Bad Credit

Not long ago, before the age of credit reports and computer-assisted lending decisions, most deals were made based... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 6/21/18

Guide

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How to Remove Late Payments from Your Credit Report

4 Ways to Remove Late Payments from Your Credit Report

If you put any four people in a room and show them designs, they’re likely to have four different opinions on which... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 6/12/18

Guide

5,894 views

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5 Steps to Get a Loan as a First-Time Home Buyer with Bad Credit

Getting a Loan as a First-Time Home Buyer

Some things in life can be both exciting and terrifying, all at the same time. Buying your first home, for example,... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 6/5/18

Guide

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12 Best Bad-Credit RV Loans for [current_year]

12 Best RV Loans for Bad Credit

Given the average hotel room can run over $100 a night — and easily twice that in more expensive cities — the idea... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 5/29/18

Guide

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8 Emergency Loans for Bad Credit

8 Emergency Loans for Bad Credit

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

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 5/24/18

Guide

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3 Methods of TV Financing for Bad Credit with No Down Payment

3 Methods of TV Financing for Bad Credit

Although frivolous purchases should be at the bottom of the list when you’re dealing with bad credit, having some... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 5/15/18

Study

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A Study of How a Reverse Mortgage Works & Who’s Using Them

A Study of How Reverse Mortgages Work & Who’s Using Them

As with the 8-track players and parachute pants popular during their heyday, the company pension is mostly history.... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 5/8/18

Guide

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9 Best Bad-Credit Boat Loans for [current_year]

9 Best Boat Loans for Bad Credit

While beef may be “what’s for dinner,” Americans still love their fish. In 2016 alone, the US commercial fishing... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 5/1/18

Guide

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3 Best National Debt Relief Programs

3 Best National Debt Relief Programs

There is a small aquatic plant, called duckweed, that can expand from a few small leaves and take over the entire... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 4/26/18

Guide

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6 Best FHA Loans for Bad Credit

6 Best FHA Loans for Bad Credit

Despite being the single largest purchase most of us will make, buying a house is far more than a simple investment... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 4/17/18

Guide

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12 Best Secured Collateral Loans for Bad Credit

Secured Collateral Loans for Bad Credit

For more than 3,000 years, humans have been using goods — and, sometimes, labor — as collateral for a financial... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 4/12/18

Guide

36,727 views

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[current_year] Total Visa® Credit Card Reviews

2018 Total Visa® Credit Card Reviews

Obtaining a new credit card with poor credit is a bit like trying to find a meal after 2 a.m. — you usually have to... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 4/5/18

Guide

17,544 views

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Does Credit Repair Really Work? — [current_year] Expert Opinion

Does Credit Repair Really Work?

Although few of us really enjoy commercials interrupting our preferred programming, many of us are still remarkably... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 4/3/18

Guide

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6 Best Cash Back Credit Cards for Bad Credit

Best Cash Back Rewards Cards for Bad Credit

Located between Norway, Iceland, and Scotland, the remote Faroe Islands are (vaguely) known as being the country... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 3/27/18

Guide

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What Does “Derogatory” Mean on a Credit Report?

What Does “Derogatory” Mean on a Credit Report?

Perhaps one of the best and, simultaneously, worst things about the English language is the vast number of words we... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 3/22/18

Guide

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6 Best Online & Peer-to-Peer Loans for Bad Credit

The Best Online & Peer-to-Peer Loans for Bad Credit

While the digital age has given peer-to-peer lending a facelift, the concept is hardly a new one. Anyone who has... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 3/20/18

Guide

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11 Best Second-Chance Loans (Bad Credit OK)

11 Best Second-Chance Loans

In a quote often misattributed to Einstein, the definition of insanity is said to be repeating the same action over... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 3/8/18

Guide

29,614 views

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11 Best Credit Cards for Bad Credit with No Fee in [current_year]

Best No-Fee Credit Cards for Bad Credit

Whenever someone expects a seemingly good deal to have an inevitable downside, they often describe it as, “waiting... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 3/6/18

Guide

33,105 views

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11 Best Manufactured Home Loans for Bad Credit Financing

Best Loans for Manufactured Home Financing

As with many things in finance, the very first step to finding a mortgage for the manufactured home of your dreams... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 2/22/18

Guide

28,864 views

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How to Remove Disputes From Your Credit Report in 2 Steps

How to Remove Disputes From Your Credit Report

In mathematics, a “proof” is a logical argument, made using established mathematical principles, that demonstrates... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 2/17/18

Guide

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[current_year] Sky Blue Credit Repair Reviews: Best Credit Repair Company?

2018 Review of Sky Blue Credit Repair

As an accomplished DIYer, my uncle was more than capable of re-tiling the entryway to his home — so he did, saving... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 2/8/18

Guide

46,540 views

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6 Personal Loans for Veterans with Bad Credit

Personal Loans for Military Veterans

After the double-digit highs of the early 2010s, watching the unemployment rates drop year after year is a... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 2/1/18

Guide

36,492 views

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8 Best Dental Loans for Bad Credit in [current_year]

Best Loans for Financing Dental Work

Despite being one of the smallest critters on the dental radar, snails are a mouthy marvel among munchers. The... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 1/23/18

Guide

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8 Best Loans for Bad Credit with No Guarantor ([current_year])

8 Best No-Guarantor Loans for Bad Credit

Not that long ago, the quality of your letters of reference — and the reputations of their authors — was the single... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 1/16/18

Study

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Surveys Show Many People Don’t Know How to Build a Credit Score

Surveys Show Many People Don’t Know How to Build a Credit Score

In a study of over 75,000 calls, tech support hotline Gadget Helpline found that nearly two-thirds of male callers... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 1/11/18