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LendUp is a socially responsible lender for the Americans.The Company offers several types of credit products, including loans and credit cards. 

TypePrivate
Founded2011
HQOakland, US
Websitelendup.com
Employee Ratings2.9
Culture scoreC+

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Employees (est.) (May 2020)92(-2%)

Key People/Management at LendUp

Sasha Orloff

Sasha Orloff

Co-Founder and CEO
Jacob Rosenberg

Jacob Rosenberg

Co-Founder and CTO
Lalit Kumar

Lalit Kumar

VP Engineering
Ofer Mendelvitch

Ofer Mendelvitch

VP Data Science
Marissa Rosemblat

Marissa Rosemblat

Product Management
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LendUp Office Locations

LendUp has offices in Oakland and San Francisco
Oakland, US (HQ)
1750 Broadway #300
San Francisco, US
225 Bush St 11th Floor, San Francisco
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LendUp Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2011

LendUp total Funding

$111.5 m

Time since last funding

3 years ago

LendUp investors

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LendUp Operating Metrics

May, 2019

Short-term Loans Originated to Date

$1.80 b

Money Saved in Fees and Interest to Date

$244 m

Users Graduated into the Prime Loan Bracket ot Date

75 k
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LendUp Online and Social Media Presence

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LendUp Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C+

    72/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    83/100

  • Compensation

    C-

    63/100

  • Diversity

    C+

    71/100

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LendUp Blogs

Protecting Yourself From Identity Fraud

Before having worked in the fraud space, I never gave much thought about protecting my identity.  Sure, I knew the basics like “don’t give out your information to people you don’t know” or “don’t leave your social security card out in the open,” but I never understood the true depth of identity thef…

Updates to LendUp installment loans

So, what’s new?In all states where we offer installment loans - California, Louisiana, Missouri, Tennessee, and Texas - any extension (including payment plans) to an outstanding single payment loan may impact your eligibility to apply for an installment loan.In addition, in California, we’ve made ch…

The Path to the Middle Class [Infographic]

In many ways, the middle class represents the American dream: a good job, a safe home, a nice car and a healthy retirement are just a few things that come to mind. However, according to the United Way Alice Project, the American society is slowly shifting towards a new growing economic class – ALICE…

How to Boost Your Credit Score [Infographic]

When it comes to improving or boosting your credit score, it all starts with understanding what a credit score is and why it is so important.  According to a joint survey from the Consumer Federation of America and VantageScore, only 41% of Americans understand what a credit score is. Having a good …

How to Use Customer Reviews When Vetting A Payday Lender

According to a study from the Center for Financial Services Innovation (CFSI), 27 percent of Americans have subprime credit scores and 36 percent of Americans can’t pay their bills on time. The study reports that some people turn to credit to close the gap when money is tight. For those with poor cr…

The 6 Most Common Pitfalls of Payday Loans, and How to Avoid Them [Infographic]

About 12 million Americans rely on payday loans each year to manage income volatility or handle unexpected emergencies. However, while payday loans are used to solve a very real problem, consumers are frequently abused by predatory payday lenders. Because of limited regulation and lack of better opt…
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LendUp Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was LendUp founded?

    LendUp was founded in 2011.

  • Who are LendUp key executives?

    LendUp's key executives are Sasha Orloff, Jacob Rosenberg and Lalit Kumar.

  • How many employees does LendUp have?

    LendUp has 92 employees.

  • Who are LendUp competitors?

    Competitors of LendUp include Earnin, TreasuryXpress and Capshare.

  • Where is LendUp headquarters?

    LendUp headquarters is located at 1750 Broadway #300, Oakland.

  • Where are LendUp offices?

    LendUp has offices in Oakland and San Francisco.

  • How many offices does LendUp have?

    LendUp has 2 offices.