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03/24/2016 What your job title reveals about your salary Fortune
03/11/2016 This student-loan startup says it has the killer feature to beat big lenders Fast Company
03/01/2016 The World's 50 Most Innovative Companies 2016: Earnest, #42 Fast Company
02/16/2016 Student Lender Earnest Breaks Fintech Deal Drought Wall Street Journal
02/05/2016 These Are The Biggests, Fastest-Growing Bay Area Fintech Companies San Francisco Business Times
02/04/2016 Here's How Much You Could Save By Refinancing Your Loans TIME Money
01/30/2016 3 Times It Makes Sense To Refinance Your Student Loans USA Today
01/28/2016 Use Unconventional Creditworthiness To Get A Personal Loan BankRate
01/28/2016 Earnest Is Latest Online Lender TO Securitize Student Loans Structured Finance News
01/28/2016 This Entrepreneur Transformed His Business While Conquering His Student Loans Fundera
01/28/2016 Marketplace Loan ABS Gets Newcomer With Earnest Offering Global Capital
01/27/2016 MBA-Founded Student Loan ReFi Firms Take Off Poets & Quants
01/24/2016 The Evolving Nature of P2P Lending Marketplaces TechCrunch
01/20/2016 The Next Great Investment Idea? Someone Else's Lawsuit Forbes
01/19/2016 As More Pay By Smartphone, Banks Scramble To Keep Up The New York Times
01/18/2016 What VCs Want In 2016 Entrepreneur
01/18/2016 As More Pay By Smartphone, Banks Scramble To Keep Up The New York Times
01/14/2016 How Do You Streamline Student Debt? It's All About The Importance Of Being Earnest TheStreet
01/12/2016 Startups Challenge FICO's Dominance The Wall Street Journal
01/20/2016 Silicon Valley: We Don't Trust FICO Scores The Wall Street Journal
01/12/2016 How To Audit Your Financial Products US News and World Report: MONEY
01/10/2016 Earnest Founder: $75 Million In Funding Is "Not A Measure Of Success" LinkedIn
01/09/2016 Student Loan Refinance Options For Young Entrepreneurs Business First Family
01/08/2016 Technology Is Disrupting The Financial Services Industry – Here's How Business Insider
01/07/2016 12 Predictions For How Tech Will Change Your Financial Life In 2016 Forbes
01/06/2016 eCommerce Predictions For 2016 JOSIC Media
01/05/2016 10 Things You Absolutely Need To Know About Student Loans Forbes
01/01/2016 5 Ways eCommerce Will Change In 2016 VentureBeat
11/07/2015 Earnest, Fueled by Growth in Student Loans, Raises $275 Million New York Times
10/06/2015 Millennials and Money: What You Need to Know Bloomberg
08/13/2015 How to conquer your student loans Mashable
08/12/2015 Why MBAs would rather intern at this little-known startup than at McKinsey Quartz
08/12/2015 Earnest: Giving Student Loan Borrowers Refinancing Flexibility Nerdwallet
08/11/2015 5 Things You Should Know About Student Loan Refinancing Inc.
07/31/2015 Should You Refinance Your Student Loans? WSJ
07/30/2015 Top MBAs spurn Goldman, McKinsey internships, opt for early stage startups instead Fortune
07/30/2015 Lenders Pitch Refinanced Loans to Former Students (Some of Them) WSJ
07/16/2015 Financing options are finally catchin gup with coding bootcamps' growth Fast Company
06/08/2015 10 Things Every 20-Something Should Do To Be A Grown-Up Refinery29
05/26/2015 Can Earnest Convince Graduating Millennials to Talk About (Gulp) Their Finances? Fast Company
04/21/2015 5 Reasons New Lenders Are Ignoring FICO Credit Scores Forbes
04/14/2015 Opportunity in the Student Loan Debt Mess CNBC "Closing Bell"
04/08/2015 For Young Professionals, A New Way To Save On Your Student Loans Money Under 30
04/07/2015 Measuring Social ‘Trust’ to Make Loans NYTimes, Bits
04/06/2015 These Are The People Who Graduate From Code Bootcamp Wired
04/06/2015 If Algorithms Know All, How Much Should Humans Help? NYTimes, Upshot
04/06/2015 The Morning Download: BNY Mellon Opens Up to Bitcoin’s Peer-to-Peer Architecture Wall Street Journal
04/03/2015 Startup tackles student loan debt crisis: Earnest wants to be ‘consumer bank of the future’ for millennials BSF Biz Times
03/31/2015 Chicago’s Avant acquires fellow Y Combinator alum ReadyForZero to bolster smart lending platform Pando
03/30/2015 The Small Firms Revolutionizing Banking Nasdaq
03/22/2015 Disrupting Banking: The FinTech Startups That Are Unbundling Wells Fargo, Citi and Bank of America CB Insights
03/19/2015 Who's hiring? These fast-growing S.F. tech employers have big plans SF Biz Times
03/05/2015 Trillion-Dollar Alternative Lending Industry Is A VC Gold Mine TechCrunch
02/19/2015 Credible, a ‘Kayak for student loans,’ lands $2.7M for itself VentureBeat
02/05/2015 New Loan Refinancing Tool and $17M Round Show the Importance Earnest Forbes
01/28/2015 Student Borrowers Finding the Importance of Earnest PYMNTS
01/27/2015 Earnest Raises $17 Million to Provide Low Cost Online Loans Bloomberg
01/27/2015 New Loan Refinancing Tool and $17M Round Show the Importance Earnest TechCrunch
01/27/2015 A Data-Science Lender Takes on Student Debt New York Times
01/27/2015 Online Lender Earnest Gets Into Student Loan Refinancing Buzzfeed
01/27/2015 Lending Startup Earnest Jumps into the Student Loan Refinancing Game Forbes
01/21/2015 Young, Broke And Creditworthy Forbes
01/18/2015 Banking Start-Ups Adopt New Tools for Lending New York Times
11/13/2014 Need a Loan? Let's Look at Your LinkedIn Profile First. Entrepreneur
10/29/2015 What Some Of Google's Most Elite, Entrepreneurial Employees Are Doing Now Business Insider
09/23/2014 Loan Options for Recent Grads With Low Credit Scores US News & World Report
09/20/2014 Earnest CEO, Louis Beryl on Press:Here NBC Bay Area
09/18/2014 New online lender targets D.C. millennials with 'merit-based' interest rates Washington Business Journal
09/17/2014 Earnest debuts personal loans with interest rates based on 'merit' San Francisco Business Times
09/16/2014 When It Comes To Lending, Earnest Gives Credit Where It’s Due TechCrunch
07/17/2014 This Startup Offers Cheap Loans for Relocating Employees Inc.
07/01/2014 What Being A VC Taught Me About Entrepreneurship
07/01/2014 What Being A VC Taught Me About Entrepreneurship Entrepreneur
06/30/2014 Earnest partners with Startup Institute to help students afford the career accelerator program BetaBoston
06/30/2014 How PayPal co-founder Max Levchin hopes to reinvent online payments (again) Fortune
06/18/2014 Earnest Aims to Overhaul Personal Loans by ‘Getting Back to Basics’ Bank Innovation
06/09/2014 PayPal Co-Founder Max Levchin Raises $45 Million for Startup Affirm The Wall Street Journal
06/06/2014 Louis Beryl’s Big Ambitions at Earnest StrictlyVC
06/05/2014 Earnest seeks to uproot the personal credit paradigm with its merit-based loans program StartupBeat
05/22/2014 Earnest Launches with $15M Funding for its Merit-based Personal Loans Program StartupBeat
05/21/2014 Round of the Week - Earnest Capital Ventured
05/20/2014 Lending Startup Earnest Raises $15 Million to Replace FICO Scores The Wall Street Journal
05/20/2014 Earnest Announces $15M in Funding After Debuting Low-interest Loan Program in Mass. Boston Business Journal
05/20/2014 Lending Startup Earnest Raises $15M to Replace FICO Scores VentureWire
05/20/2014 Earnest Bags $15 Million peHub (Reuters)
05/20/2014 Merit-Based Lending Startup Earnest Raises $15M from Atlas Venture & West Coast VCs BostInno
05/20/2014 The Pipeline UpStart Business Journal
05/20/2014 Lending Startup Earnest Raises $15 Million to Replace FICO Scores Dow Jones
05/20/2014 The Daily Startup: Google Keeps It in the Family With Divide Acquisition Wall Street Journal Venture Capital Dispatch
05/20/2014 Earnest Receives 15 Million in Funding Pulse 2.0
05/20/2014 Earnest Closes $15 Million in Funding FinSMEs
05/20/2014 Deals of the Day Fortune
05/04/2014 Trendsetter: Suncoast Grad Launches a Different Kind of Lender Palm Beach Post
04/30/2014 Need a Loan? Maybe Earnest Can Help Worcester Telegram & Gazette
04/21/2014 Entrepreneur wants to fix 'broken' credit system Sun Sentinel
04/07/2014 Merit-based lending NECN
03/25/2014 Silicon Valley tech startup Earnest plans to disrupt lending industry in Mass. Boston Business Journal
03/24/2014 Atlas-Funded Startup Launches in Boston to Give Young Professionals Merit-Based Loans Bostinno
03/24/2014 Startup lender Earnest puts faith in young borrowers BetaBoston
03/24/2014 Lender Earnest opens in Boston with new approach Boston Globe

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