Earnest is a merit-based lender with a different approach to personal lending and credit. The Company uses the proprietary underwriting model to provide financially responsible people with loans at very low-interest rates.

Employee Rating

3.9More
TypeSubsidiary
Parent CompanyNavient
HQSan Francisco, CA, US
Founded2013
Websiteearnest.com
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
Earnest was founded in 2013 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA, US

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Key People/Management at Earnest

Susan Ehrlich

Susan Ehrlich

Chief Executive Officer
David Green

David Green

Chief Product Officer
Craig Battin

Craig Battin

VP of Marketing
Victoria Hughes

Victoria Hughes

Chief People Officer
John Coburn

John Coburn

Managing Director and Head of Legal
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Earnest Office Locations

Earnest has an office in San Francisco
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
303 2nd St #401N, San Francisco
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Earnest Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2013

Total Funding

$119.1 m

Investors

In total, Earnest had raised $119.1 m. Earnest is a subsidiary of Navient

Earnest Operating Metrics

Nov, 2015

Daily Loans

$5 k
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Earnest Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

87/100

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Earnest Online and Social Media Presence

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Earnest Blogs

Resources for First-Generation College Students

The path to higher education sounds like a short checklist in theory: graduate high school, take some tests, apply to college, and hopefully get accepted and start your first year as a full-time student. But the reality includes so much more than this. And it’s even more daunting if you don’t have e…

What’s in a College Minor? How to Make the Most of Your Bachelor’s Degree

The key is, be successful in it. Don’t just pick it because it sounds good or it’ll look good on paper. The post What’s in a College Minor? How to Make the Most of Your Bachelor’s Degree appeared first on Earnest Blog - Money Advice for Young Professionals.

How to Get the Most Out of Networking Events

While it may seem intimidating (especially if you're an introvert), networking doesn’t have to be a scary word. The post How to Get the Most Out of Networking Events appeared first on Earnest Blog - Money Advice for Young Professionals.

How to Manage Your Financial Priorities

How to stay focused when your peers are focused on spending, not savings The post How to Manage Your Financial Priorities appeared first on Earnest Blog - Money Advice for Young Professionals.

Last-Minute Gift Ideas That Don’t Break The Bank

Did you meticulously plan your holiday budget, only to get invited to a last-minute Christmas party? The post Last-Minute Gift Ideas That Don’t Break The Bank appeared first on Earnest Blog - Money Advice for Young Professionals.

7 Ways to Pay for College During the COVID Pandemic

There may be solutions in place that can help you stay in college and get your degree. The post 7 Ways to Pay for College During the COVID Pandemic appeared first on Earnest Blog - Money Advice for Young Professionals.
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Earnest Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Earnest founded?

    Earnest was founded in 2013.

  • Who are Earnest key executives?

    Earnest's key executives are Susan Ehrlich, David Green and Craig Battin.

  • How many employees does Earnest have?

    Earnest has 198 employees.

  • Who are Earnest competitors?

    Competitors of Earnest include Zest AI, Affirm and ZayZoon.

  • Where is Earnest headquarters?

    Earnest headquarters is located at 303 2nd St #401N, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Earnest offices?

    Earnest has an office in San Francisco.

  • How many offices does Earnest have?

    Earnest has 1 office.