Mike Randall

Mike Randall
“How to Raise Credit Score” (12 Proven Methods from Credit Experts)

Bad Credit Expert

Mike Randall is most knowledgeable in the areas of credit scores and credit cards, having written on those topics and others for the past eight years. He graduated from California State University with a degree in English literature, and he has an extensive background in personal finance studies. When he's not keeping BadCredit.org readers informed of changes in the subprime market, Mike’s hobbies include sailing and gourmet cooking. Connect with Mike on Google+.

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Churches Mutual Credit Union Helps Meet the Unique Needs of Clergy and Church Employees in the UK

CMCU Meets the Needs of UK Clergy and Church Employees

In a Nutshell: Credit unions in the UK are seeking to provide a banking alternative for underserved communities,... read more »

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By: Mike Randall • 6/15/18

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How Using eSnipe to Buy and Flip on eBay Can Lead to a Profitable Side Hustle

How Using eSnipe to Buy and Flip Can Lead to a Profitable Side Hustle

In a Nutshell: As a platform for buying and selling items of any possible type — new and used, working or not —... read more »

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By: Mike Randall • 6/14/18

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Reaching Lands of Opportunity — VisaPlace Helps Hopeful Individuals and Families Navigate the Complexities of Immigration Law

VisaPlace Helps Navigate the Complexities of Immigration Law

In a Nutshell: Immigration is one of the foundations of the United States, yet throughout its history, the US has... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 6/11/18

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Vamoose Bus Offers an Affordable Travel Alternative Between Two of the East Coast’s Top Travel Destinations

Vamoose Bus Offers an Affordable Travel Option Between NYC and DC

In a Nutshell: Getting around in cities with well-designed public transportation systems is both cheaper and more... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 6/8/18

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From Test Prep and Tutoring to Admissions Resources, The Princeton Review Has a Well-Established Reputation for Helping Students Achieve Their Academic Dreams

The Princeton Review: Helping Students Achieve Academic Dreams

In a Nutshell: The correlation between a high-quality education and a person’s prospects of financial success later... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 6/5/18

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Employment Screening Resources® Provides Background Screening that Protects Employers While Promoting Ex-Offenders Re-Entering the Workforce

ESR Provides Resources to Help Ex-Offenders Get Back to Work

In a Nutshell: The United States incarcerates a higher percentage of its population than any other world power, and... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 6/4/18

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California’s Family and Consumer Sciences Education Program Empowers Teachers to Bring Key Financial and Life Skills to a New Generation

California’s FCS Program Brings Key Life Skills to a New Generation

In a Nutshell: When it comes time to choose an academic path toward an eventual career, today’s high school... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 5/30/18

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More Than $47 Million Paid Out — uSell Helps You Get More Money Back for Your Used Electronic Devices

uSell Helps You Get More Money Back for Your Used Devices

In a Nutshell: If the new features and technology in the latest smartphones have you looking to upgrade, you may be... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 5/23/18

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Better Job Opportunities Through Résumé Optimization — Professional Diversity Network’s Resunate Helps You Stand Out from the Competition

Resunate — Better Opportunities Through Résumé Optimization

In a Nutshell: As the hiring process turns more toward automation, digital screening programs often eliminate... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 5/7/18

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Children’s Health Fund Brings Quality Health Care to America’s Disadvantaged Families

Children’s Health Fund: Health Care for Disadvantaged Families

In a Nutshell: Child poverty rates in America are among the highest of all developed nations. In addition, more... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 5/4/18

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Voice of Witness Illustrates the Power of Storytelling and How It Can Give a Voice to Marginalized, Underserved Populations

Voice of Witness: How Storytelling Gives a Voice to the Underserved

In a Nutshell: With diminishing resources going toward reliable reporting on human rights violations, injustice,... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 4/25/18

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George Banco: Providing UK Borrowers with an Affordable Alternative to High-Interest Payday Loans

George Banco Gives UK Borrowers an Alternative to Payday Loans

In a Nutshell: When bills are due and there’s a need for timely access to cash, many consumers turn to payday... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 4/20/18

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How Little Free Library’s 65,000 Locations Help Global Communities Reach Better Financial Futures by Promoting Literacy

The Little Free Library™ Empowers Communities Through Literacy

In a Nutshell: Access to books can be a major factor in whether kids learn to enjoy reading early in life, which... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 4/18/18

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Lendio Conveniently Matches Small Businesses with Loan Options for Working Capital and Expansion

Lendio: SMB Loan Options for Working Capital and Growth

In a Nutshell: Small businesses that need access to working capital, or that are looking to expand, used to be able... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 4/13/18

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Trustwave Helps Financial Service Providers Fight Back Against the Cybercriminals Who Want Your Data

Trustwave Helps Financial Service Providers Protect Customer Data

In a Nutshell: Cybercrime and information security breaches are increasing at alarming rates, and the FBI estimates... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 4/10/18

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NerdWallet’s Liz Weston Shares Helpful Advice on How to Build and Use Credit the Proper Way

NerdWallet's Liz Weston Shares Advice on Building and Using Credit

In a Nutshell: Revolving debt recently reached a historic $1.023 trillion in America. While mounting debt or past... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 3/29/18

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Self Lender’s Credit Builder Accounts Help Consumers Improve Credit While Growing Their Savings

Self Lender Helps Clients Grow Savings and Improve Credit

In a Nutshell: Establishing or rebuilding a good credit score can be tricky, especially if you’re on a tight... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 3/28/18

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Swappa Online Marketplace Lets You Earn Extra Cash Selling Your Used Smartphones and Other Devices

Swappa Helps You Earn Extra Cash Selling Your Used Phones & Devices

In a Nutshell: With the cost of the latest smartphones reaching as much as $1,000 or more, you want the best price... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 3/22/18

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South Dakota’s Long-Term Care Insurance Partnership Program Helps Families Plan for the Costs of Supportive Services

South Dakota’s Long-Term Care Program Helps Families Plan

In a Nutshell: As the cost of health care in our country rises, many people face the issue of long-term care in... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 3/20/18

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Bellco Credit Union Members Benefit from Unique Partnerships to Receive Free Financial Education

Bellco CU Members Benefit from Free Financial Education

In a Nutshell: When you consider that the principles of debt, credit, consumer finance, and money management touch... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 3/7/18

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Net Impact — Helping to Develop the Next Generation of Socially Responsible Young Leaders

Net Impact Helps Develop Socially Responsible Young Leaders

In a Nutshell: At a time when new ideas for creating positive change are so desperately needed, the nonprofit... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 3/6/18

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How Coastal Credit Union’s id Ally℠ Service Helps Members Recover from Identity Theft

How Coastal CU Helps Members Recover from ID Theft

In a Nutshell: An increasing number of data breaches and the exposure of sensitive personal information have led to... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 2/27/18

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Network for Good: Changing the Way Nonprofits Fundraise with Modern and Guidance-Rich Software and Services

Network for Good Helps Nonprofits Deliver More Services

In a Nutshell: Fundraising is the lifeblood of nonprofits. However, many are stretched so thin that dedicating... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 2/23/18

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Geocaching — The World’s Largest Treasure Hunt is an Affordable, Active Entertainment Option

Geocaching — Treasure Hunting is an Affordable Recreation Option

In a Nutshell: Geocaching is a popular outdoor activity that almost anyone can do. Using a GPS device or an app... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 2/21/18

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Unleash Your Earning Potential — Resources and Networking from APDT Can Help You Start a New Career or Side Gig as a Dog Trainer

APDT Can Help You Start a New Career or Side Gig as a Dog Trainer

In a Nutshell: Each year, pet owners spend tens of billions of dollars on their beloved companions. With this much... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 2/14/18