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Brittney Mayer

Brittney Mayer is a contributing editor for CardRates.com, where she uses her extensive research background to write comprehensive consumer guides and in-depth company profiles. Leveraging her vast knowledge of the financial industry, Brittney’s work can be found on websites such as the National Foundation for Credit Counseling, US News & World Report, CreditRepair.com, Lexington Law, BadCredit.org, and CreditCards.com, among others. Brittney specializes in translating complex financial jargon and ideas into readable, actionable advice on lending best practices.

  1. November 2, 2018

    Humans are creatures of habit; we like routines and rituals that keep our lives in order. But while routine can be comforting, there are certainly some regular activities that most of us would happily forgo — like sitting down to pay the bills every month.


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