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What the press has to say: Fast Company: “It's Qapital's positive approach to saving that speaks most to cash-strapped millennials: Instead of the restrictive negativity of budgeting, Qapital focuses on goals, on saving while you spend.” BankRate: “it would be difficult to find a standard bank app more fun to use than Qapital.” Brit+Co: “Qapital makes it easy for you to save money for important things such as retirement while still having enough money for music festivals and new shoes.” Qapital is the easiest way to use automated small savings to start meeting your financial goals by making your money go further. Set up rules with Qapital and turn almost any activity into a savings trigger. Save alone or invite your friends to join your goals, and start using the money you have to get the life you want, without feeling deprived. It just takes a few minutes to connect your bank accounts and organize your finances all in one place. Set goals for things you need or want, and automatically transfer money to your Qapital savings account without feeling like you’re short on cash. Qapital helps you be accountable to yourself and your friends, so you can have all the things you want, without going into debt. Stay on top of your money by saving on the small stuff, so you can spend on the things you just can’t live without.
TypePrivate
Founded2012
HQNew York, NY, US
Websiteqapital.com
Employee Ratings4.2
Overall CultureC+

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Jul 2021)41(-4%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Qapital

George Friedman

George Friedman

Co-founder & Co-CEO
Erik Akterin

Erik Akterin

Co-Founder & CTO
Katherine Salisbury

Katherine Salisbury

Co-founder & Co-CEO
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Qapital Office Locations

Qapital has offices in New York and Stockholm
New York, NY, US (HQ)
245 5th Ave #1610
Stockholm, SE
14 Götgatan
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Qapital Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2012

Qapital total Funding

$47.3 m

Qapital latest funding size

$30 m

Time since last funding

3 years ago

Qapital investors

Qapital's latest funding round in April 2018 was reported to be $30 m. In total, Qapital has raised $47.3 m
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Qapital Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

96/100

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Qapital Online and Social Media Presence

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Qapital Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C+

    76/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    90/100

  • Compensation

    D

    55/100

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Qapital News and Updates

Qapital has helped millennials save money. Now it wants to help them invest.

Today the company is rolling out three new products. Long burdened by an economic recession and oppressive student debt, millennials, it seems, are finally starting to save money. Swedish startup Qapital, which has been helping millennials and the digitally savvy automatically save for everything fr…

Mobile money-saving app Qapital raises $30 million to spend on growth

Qapital, one of a slew of mobile applications trying to make it easier for users to save money (and spend it more wisely), has raised $30 million in fresh financing as it expands beyond savings to offer investment advisory services. Since its launch in the U.S. in 2015, Qapital has amassed roughly 4…

Qapital Blogs

Celebrating Women’s History Month by Driving Financial Empowerment

It’s Women’s History Month and here at Qapital we’re feeling more emboldened than ever – because our mission to drive financial empowerment has never been... The post Celebrating Women’s History Month by Driving Financial Empowerment appeared first on Qapital.

The Rules: How to Save Money with Qapital

At Qapital, we’re all about automating finances to help you reach your goals. With our new Payday Divvy feature, you can automate payday and set... The post The Rules: How to Save Money with Qapital appeared first on Qapital.

Achieve Your 2021 Money Goals with Qapital

2020 was… a year. A fresh start for 2021 is looking quite appealing. A recent survey asked 2,000 Americans about their plans for the new... The post Achieve Your 2021 Money Goals with Qapital appeared first on Qapital.

Take the 52-Week Money Challenge, with a Qapital Twist

We’ve harnessed behavioral science to revolutionize the 52-week money challenge.  The 52-week money challenge is a strategy that helps you save nearly $1,400 over the... The post Take the 52-Week Money Challenge, with a Qapital Twist appeared first on Qapital.

Sneak Peek: Meet Dream Team™

What percentage of Qapital users with joint bank accounts at traditional banks are “very satisfied” with them?  The answer: Less than 30%.  The problem is... The post Sneak Peek:<br> Meet Dream Team™ appeared first on Qapital.

Qapital’s Halloween advice: Don’t make investment decisions based on fear

Halloween can be scary on its own, but couple it with next week’s presidential election and you may find yourself feeling very nervous – especially... The post Qapital’s Halloween advice: Don’t make investment decisions based on fear appeared first on Qapital.
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Qapital Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Qapital founded?

    Qapital was founded in 2012.

  • Who are Qapital key executives?

    Qapital's key executives are George Friedman, Erik Akterin and Katherine Salisbury.

  • How many employees does Qapital have?

    Qapital has 41 employees.

  • Who are Qapital competitors?

    Competitors of Qapital include VeraBank, Bank of the James Financial Group and BIMA.

  • Where is Qapital headquarters?

    Qapital headquarters is located at 245 5th Ave #1610, New York.

  • Where are Qapital offices?

    Qapital has offices in New York and Stockholm.

  • How many offices does Qapital have?

    Qapital has 2 offices.