Nerd Wallet

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Nerd Wallet is a General Review site founded in 2009 that’s based in San Francisco, California. They earned an average Trust Score of 35.20% out of 6 categories. They provide some quantitative test results. They provide no elements to prove that they test their products. Their categories are missing real photos, category-specific test methods, and quantitative test results. For their general content, they provide some foundational details like no ads, scoring system, feature comparison tables, and interactive product tables, but also lack others like an ethics statement. They make their money off affiliate programs, sponsored posts, investors, and paid traffic.

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