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Matt Tatham is the manager of content insights and data analyst at Experian Consumer Services, a division of Experian, the nation's largest credit bureau. Working for the editorial operations of Experian, my role is applying a data-driven approach that leverages market insights towards educating and appealing to consumer interests. Since joining Experian in 2007, he has worked across multiple business units including the Decision Analytics and Marketing Services groups while as a member of the corporate communications department. Prior to Experian, he worked for additional leading market research and consumer behavior companies.

Articles by Matt Tatham

8 Ways an Interest Rate Hike Could Impact You

November 6, 2017

With the odds of a Fed rate hike rising before the end of 2017, it's important to know what this could mean for you. Read to find out its...

Can You Make Minimum Wage and Still Have a Maximum Credit Score?

October 23, 2017

Minimum wage is on the rise, but are credit scores? Read to find out the connection between the two and to see how your state ranks.

How Can Biometrics Protect Your Identity?

October 4, 2017

Read to learn about how biometric technology will reshape the identity theft protection landscape and what it can mean for you.

What Is Bitcoin and Should You Buy It?

September 12, 2017

The price of Bitcoin has skyrocketed since the beginning of the year, surging past $4,800 on September 1 for the first time, up from under $1,500 at the start...

Digital Currency Craze Moves Beyond Bitcoin

September 12, 2017

How hot is the digital currency craze? So hot that 10 million people are signed up to transact on the digital currency platform Coinbase as of the first week...

Consumer Debts Hit Record Highs, but So Do FICO® Scores: What Gives?

August 31, 2017

Americans owed more than $735 billion on their credit cards as of June 30, according to Experian, up 8% from a year ago and within earshot of all-time high...

Student Loans Aren’t the Only Debts Millennials Have to Worry About

August 10, 2017

Millennials have surpassed baby boomers as the biggest age demographic in America, making them a constant focus for marketers and media companies. But it’s not all avocado toast and...

Medical Debt and Your Credit Score: Here’s What You Need to Know

August 8, 2017

The ongoing political debate in Washington is causing a lot of uncertainty about health care. But Americans are about to get some relief from the potential harm medical costs...