Credit card startup Deserve raises $17 million to help young people build their credit in a system that makes it way too hard
Deserve is a new company that's focused on helping young people build credit.
It just raised $17 million from Sallie Mae, Accel, Pelion, Aspect Ventures, and Mission Holdings.
For many college students, there's a Catch-22 when it comes to their finances: They can't get a credit card or student loan because they have no credit history. But they have no credit history because they can't get a credit card or student loan – or at least, not a good one.
This dilemma is all too familiar to Kalpesh...
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The Barclays Ring is one of the best low-interest cards for people who don't like credit cards — here's why
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Most cards are far from a democracy, but the unique Barclaycard Ring Mastercard put the card's benefits in the hands of its users. But do those benefits make sense for you?
The Barclaycard Ring offers low fees that make it an enticing option for balance transfers, occasional international travel, and no annual fee.