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What’s New?

  • Citi Open Innovation Challenge (https://i.earnup.com/2DadUdo).  EarnUp is proud to have been selected from hundreds of applicants to join the 2019 Citi cohort. We recently

While filing taxes is a pain, receiving a refund is a sweet reward. As of March 29, 2019, the IRS has already issued over 59.9 million refunds, with an average check size of $2,873!*

It’s a good idea to plan how

EarnUp at SXSW 2019

FinTech’s Achilles Heel: Reaching the Underserved

Over the past decade, the FinTech revolution has been heralded for it’s democratization of financial services. FinTech companies have been pushing the financial space forward by using technology to reshape services that were once exclusive to banks and financial institutions.

SXSW! We’ll be in Austin. We are on panels Monday and Tuesday next week. BBQ, here we come!

What’s New?

  • Out in Tech SF | Money Talks: Unlocking Financial

Have you made a resolution to get your finances in order, or are you working towards saving or investment goals? It’s not always easy to manage your finances, but if you follow these golden rules, you should find life a lot less stressful.

What About a Budget?

There’s

Join us in Austin, Texas for a special panel at South By Southwest 2019:

FinTech’s Achilles Heel: Reaching the Underserved

Raul Vazquez, Oportun Alanna McCargo, Urban Institute Danny Gardner, Freddie Mac Matthew Cooper, Earnup “Over the past decade, the FinTech revolution has been heralded for it’s democratization of financial

It is an exciting start to the year with Earnup named to the Citi Open Innovation Challenge. We beat out 120 other entrants to make it to the final seven and its an honor to take part.

Wondering what’s up at EarnUp? Here are our most recent media mentions and press features. You can even hear our founders on the Barefoot Innovation Podcast:

  • Markets Insider / MarketWatch / The Street / multiple outlets (Press Release) (https://i.earnup.com/2QCXFOC) EarnUp Wins CNBC Upstart 100 Award
  • Barefoot Innovation Podcast

CNBC Upstart 100 + January 16th Event

EarnUp was named to the CNBC Upstart 100 list. Thanks to the team and our awesome investors and advisors who have pushed us to keep expanding what is possible. 

Also —

Duke University’s Center for Advanced Hindsight Common Cents Lab is all about making people happier, healthier, and wealthier with behavioral science, at home and abroad. Hear EarnUp’s Co-Founder and President, Nadim Homsany say what it’s like to work with them:

Since 2016 the Lab has worked on over

Wondering what’s up at EarnUp? Here are our most recent media mentions and press features:

We made the CNBC Upstart 100 List

  • Medium / Financial Venture Studio (https://i.earnup.com/2D2ucqh) Our modern economy needs modern fintech. Financial Venture Studio feature on the future of financial services.

EarnUp Fintech Happy Hour

October 25th, 2018 – 5:00pm

At EarnUp:

417 Montgomery St., San Francisco, CA

Need a refi? HELOC? New stealth fintech investment? A new job? We’ve got all of it. Join us October 25, 2018 for an amazing Fintech Happy Hour here

What’s New at EarnUp:

EarnUp Makes CNBC’s

Upstart 100 List

EarnUp, A personal finance tool for debt management.

Founded: San Francisco, 2014

The Upstart 100 is CNBC’s exclusive list of promising young start-ups, featuring a diverse group of companies that are building brands and breaking industry barriers on the path to becoming

What’s New at EarnUp:

We’ve submitted a panel for SXSW 2019. Please Vote! Fintech has a serious diversity impact problem and we want to create a space for that discussion. Our panel will be a deep dive on how to better serve low-income and minority communities, featuring a range of

EarnUp and GreenPath: The Makings of a Major Partnership

Our mission at EarnUp is about helping people. More specifically, we are focused on helping the over 200 million indebted Americans manage their loan payments and ultimately get out of debt. To solve this we continually evolve our product while

Summer Happenings + EarnUp Press

What’s New:

Framework® and EarnUp Transform Homeownership with New Technology

Pioneering technology partnership delivers innovative solutions to communities nationwide

Today, Framework Homeownership and EarnUp announced a partnership that aims to increase the financial wellness of homeowners by offering a personalized combination of financial technology

GreenPath and EarnUp Create Innovative Nonprofit-Fintech Partnership to Get Americans Out of Debt

SAN FRANCISCOJune 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — GreenPath Financial Wellness and EarnUp have created a one-of-a-kind for profit/nonprofit fintech partnership designed to support the goal of bringing Americans out of debt. The report, 

Where to Find Us?

EarnUp will be all over the country this month and next. If you’re around, please reach out or say hi.

  • Washington DC – CRL FHA Program (05/02)
  • Kansas City – Neighborworks NTI (05/07-05/11)

Celebrating recent press, check out EarnUp’s latest:

  • Next Billion (https://i.earnup.com/2uORAEg) – Over 70 million Americans have debt in collections, representing almost 50 percent of the population in some states. Learn how Acumen is boosting financial health in the U.S. by partnering with EarnUp. Share it on

Understanding the intricacies of a loan is not always easy. Most people know what a loan is and have some general knowledge on the different terms, but may not fully understand the many different intricacies involved. So over the next few weeks, we are going

Since the beginning, our mission at EarnUp has been about helping people. More specifically we are focused on helping the over 200 million indebted Americans manage their loan payments and ultimately get out of debt. This is a massive problem that need solving and we know

Acumen’s first financial-inclusion investment, EarnUp, helps low-income Americans manage their debt. SAN FRANCISCO, March 16, 2018EarnUp announced its partnership with the nonprofit global venture fund, Acumen. EarnUp is the