Inclusion and Diversity*

Our most valuable investment

At Earnest, we believe in a future that benefits us all. We are proud to dig deep, do the work, and make the fintech industry more inclusive.
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Fintech Equality Coalition

Inclusion. Equality. Equity.

The Fintech Equality Coalition is focused on redesigning a more inclusive and equitable financial ecosystem. We are proud to join other leading Fintech companies to make financial services more accessible and drive career advancement for the Black community.

Parity Pledge

Leaning in for gender equality

We’re leaning in so that our female-identifying community members can focus on advancing their careers. As a founding member of the ParityPledge®, Earnest is focused on bringing gender and racial equality to the highest levels of our business.

Our present

Where we are now

To do better tomorrow, we must be honest about where we stand today. 

  • 48% of new Earnies in 2022 identify as female
  • 50% of new Earnies in 2022 identify as a part of a minority group
Our future

Building a future for all

Promises without actions are just words. Here is how we aim to deliver on our commitments in the coming year. 

  • Diversity-focused internship program 
  • Management training  
  • Community giving: Black Girls Code $15,000 Grant  
Our community

Raise your voice at Earnest

Our Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) give people the space they need to connect with like-minded folks, share their stories, and find support.  

  • BEE – Black Earnies and allies 
  • PRIDE – LGTBQ folx and allies
  • LatinEST – Latinx Earnies and allies 
  • FeminEST – Femme Earnies and allies 
  • E.A.S.T. – Asian Earnies and allies 


*It is Earnest’s policy to hire, promote, and retain the best-qualified individuals for our employment opportunities. Our policies are intended to provide equal employment opportunity for all employees and job applicants without regard to an employee’s or applicant’s race, color, religion, creed, sex, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability, national origin, marital status, citizenship status, protected veteran status, genetic information, gender identification or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.