EdStart

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EdStart is a funding platform that provides parents with a financing solution for education costs. The company offers flexible payment plans and allows people to spread the fees in smaller payments throughout the year. It's focused on building solutions to support access to learning and help families make sure that their school fees are paid on time.

TypePrivate
Founded2015
HQSurry Hills, AU
Websiteedstart.com.au

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Employees (est.) (Jun 2021)37(+6%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

EdStart Office Locations

EdStart has an office in Surry Hills
Surry Hills, AU (HQ)
2/80 Albion St
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EdStart Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2015

EdStart total Funding

$7 m

EdStart latest funding size

$5 m

Time since last funding

2 years ago

EdStart investors

EdStart's latest funding round in November 2019 was reported to be $5 m. In total, EdStart has raised $7 m
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EdStart Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

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92/100

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EdStart Online and Social Media Presence

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EdStart Blogs

Ways to better understand different cultures

Australia is renowned as one of the most successful multicultural societies in the world. A recent study from the Scanlon Foundation reported that Australians are proud to live and work in a diverse and tolerant society, with the majority supporting an increase in immigrat…

Introducing the 2021 Edstart Rugby Scholarship players

Ashton Mason-Benn and the Avondale Junior Rugby Club is a perfect example of the benefits associated with playing rugby and fostering an inclusive environment. Ashton was diagnosed with ADHD and Asperger’s at a young age and was told that he wouldn’t be able to c…

Creating the culture of respect

Recent events including the awarding of the 2021 Australian of the Year to Grace Tame as well as the thousands of harassment and assault stories that have been shared as a response to a petition by Chanel Contos have sparked a national discussion on the need for more act…

The academic testing debate

Throughout the time we spend in educational institutions, we run into our fair share of academic testing. It could be a 1,000 word essay you have 2 weeks to complete or a 2-hour exam sat in the classroom - there no doubt exists a range of different academic testi…

The importance of emotional intelligence for children

Encouraging the development of a child's intellectual intelligence (IQ) is an important part of parenting, but fostering the development of their emotional intelligence (EQ) is just as crucial. Benefits of EQ A high EQ helps children to better deal with their e…

COVID-19 pandemic puts the brakes on private school fee increases

COVID-19 has had a significant impact on the Australian economy, the effects of which became evident in our 2021 School Fees Report. Our analysis of school fees from 400 non-Government schools found that there was a substantial drop in the rate of fee increase, with the average…
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EdStart Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was EdStart founded?

    EdStart was founded in 2015.

  • How many employees does EdStart have?

    EdStart has 37 employees.

  • Who are EdStart competitors?

    Competitors of EdStart include uFinance, LoanGifting and ScholarMe.

  • Where is EdStart headquarters?

    EdStart headquarters is located at 2/80 Albion St, Surry Hills.

  • Where are EdStart offices?

    EdStart has an office in Surry Hills.

  • How many offices does EdStart have?

    EdStart has 1 office.