SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- EarnUp was selected for the prestigious Upstart 100 List, CNBC's annual list of 100 top startups to watch. The Upstart 100 is an exclusive collection of companies that are building brands and breaking industry barriers. CNBC's selection committee chose EarnUp from more than 500 nominees, each scored on quantitative evaluations including intellectual property, user and customer growth, sales growth, and workforce diversity. More information is available at www.earnup.com.
"We deliver technology solutions that remove obstacles to financial betterment for those who need it most," said EarnUp President and Co-Founder, Nadim Homsany. "We are grateful for this CNBC win. The selection committee has acknowledged the national impact we have on American consumers."
30% of EarnUp users report fewer missed payments since they started using the application, based on a 2018 internal study. In addition, 80% of EarnUp's users report that they were able to automate their loan payments for the first time, indicating the power of EarnUp as a revolutionary technology solution for a broad range of consumers.
"Technology can change lives," said EarnUp CEO and Co-Founder Matthew Cooper, "We have the top team in this space and we welcome mission driven people to join us. These important challenges can only be solved with a diverse team."
EarnUp is hiring for a broad range of roles including product, engineering, and payment operations. The company is hosting a financial health innovation symposium sponsored by Wells Fargo in January 2019 and all prospective employees are welcome to join. You can learn more about job opportunities and upcoming events at www.earnup.com/careers/.
EarnUp is a Forbes Fintech 50 winner offering a consumer-first platform that intelligently automates payments and identifies earning opportunities for the 200 million indebted Americans. EarnUp puts a few dollars aside for loans when consumers can afford it — then makes timely payments to help consumers get out of debt faster. Based in San Francisco, EarnUp is backed by prominent venture capital firms SignalFire, Blumberg Capital, Kapor Capital, Correlation Ventures, Camp One Ventures, and Fenway Summer Ventures, plus other leading angels and entrepreneurs. EarnUp is a winner of the prestigious Financial Solutions Lab, managed by the Center for Financial Services Innovation in partnership with JPMorgan Chase & Co. For more information, visit www.EarnUp.com, email firstname.lastname@example.org, and follow on Twitter @EarnUp.