Partnership

Our partners strive to solve some of the most difficult financial problems Americans face with their finances:

PARTNER WITH FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS

Common Cents partners with organizations including fintech companies, banks, credit unions, and non-profits, to test behavior-based interventions aimed at increasing the financial well-being of low- to moderate- income people living in the United States.

FINTECH COMPANIES

Charlie is a friendly, smart financial assistant who keeps an eye on your bank accounts so you can worry less about money and become a financially healthier, wealthier you.

CollegeBacker makes it easy to set up a tax-free 529 college savings plan in just minutes, and grow your investment with help from family and friends.

https://collegebacker.com/

Ascensus is the largest independent recordkeeping services provider, third-party administrator, and government savings facilitator in the United States. The firm delivers technology and expertise to help millions of people save for what matters most—retirement, education, and healthcare. For more information about Ascensus, visit ascensus.com

ascensus.com

Edquity is a Brooklyn-based edtech/fintech startup that offers a suite of technology platforms for primarily low- and middle-income students to ensure our students have the financial means -- and access to emergency financial support -- to get to graduation.

https://edquity.co/

Status Money is a free app that motivates people to improve their finances by revealing how they compare with peers and giving them cash rewards for acting on recommendations.

https://statusmoney.com/

At Simple, our mission is to help customers feel confident with their money. We combine banking and budgeting into one simple app to help customers reach their financial goals.

https://www.simple.com/

At Steady, we’re redefining the future of work and believe everyone should have the opportunity to take control of their financial future. Steady is a product for workers looking to supplement their income by taking part-time, one-time and temporary jobs. We make it easier for these workers to find the best work opportunities to build their careers, as well as manage and better understand their income.

https://steadyapp.com/

CREDIT UNIONS

Digital Federal Credit Union, better known as DCU, is a credit union for more than 700 companies and organizations, and serves more than 800,000 members and their families in all 50 states. DCU’s vision is that "All Members Achieve Their Financial Goals”, and they offer a variety of products and services to help members on this journey.

https://www.dcu.org/

Guadalupe Credit Union is a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) and Juntos Avanzamos designee that proudly serves Northern New Mexicans of all faiths, professions, ages and backgrounds. GCU is 100% committed to providing financial education, products and services that work to help low-income, low-wealth, and other underserved communities join the economic mainstream.

https://www.guadalupecu.org/

WSECU (Olympia, Wash.) is a dedicated champion for its members’ financial well-being. Founded in 1957, WSECU now has 260,000 members, 21 branches and $2.7 billion in assets. The not-for-profit credit union commits 4 percent of its net income to invest back into Washington communities through nonprofit partnerships. WSECU helps to build enduring financial futures for its members and the community through caring, innovative banking.

https://wsecu.org/