J. Christopher Roe, Renowned Fintech Architect, Joins edly as Chief Technology Officer

J. Christopher Roe, Renowned Fintech Architect, Joins edly as Chief Technology Officer Former Credibly and Guggenheim PGM CTO Aims to Scale edly ISA Marketplace NEW YORK, June 10, 2019 – edly, the...

BBC Business Daily podcast: Climbing the student debt mountain

"ISAs free up the human potential of students in a way that debt cannot. Especially for those students marginalized by the current financial system" - edly co-founder Chuck Trafton weighs in the ISA...

Weekend Today: How ISAs are taking strain of student loan debts off graduates

  Dasha Burns of NBC's Today Show asks edly CEO Chris Ricciardi "Are ISAs a good cause, or good business?" His reply - Both!

Freakonomics: The $1.5 Trillion Question: How to Fix Student-Loan Debt? (Ep. 377)

"I think the easiest way to think about edly is, it’s like the NASDAQ, although you’re not investing in companies or corporations, you’re investing in human potential."     - Kristine Bredemeier,...

Coding School Holberton breaks down financial barriers

Holberton is a coding and engineering school in San Francisco looking to break down financial barriers, and give everyone access to pursue the careers they dream of. Julien Barbier, co-founder of...

Holberton School is pioneering the democratization of debt-free education

Holberton School is a software engineering school started in San Francisco that adopts a project-based education model focusing on peer learning. "With edly’s marketplace, ISAs are becoming a more...

Wall Street Wants in on Income-Share Agreements

More schools these days are considering income-share agreements, an alternative to traditional college loans that essentially let people bet on the future earning power of students. One challenge,...

Holberton School, Early Adopter of Tuition-Deferred Income Share Agreements, Joins the Edly Marketplace with Initial $2 Million in Trades

  SAN FRANCISCO, March 27, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --   Edly, the online marketplace connecting income share agreement investors with top schools, today announced that  Holberton School, the two-year...

Income-share agreements are a novel way to pay tuition fees

To pay for his professional flight degree at Purdue University in Indiana, Andrew Hoyler had two choices. He could rely on loans and scholarships. Or he could cover some of the cost with an...

Investors are paying college students' tuition — but they want a share of future income in return

Melissa Gillbanks is no fan of student loans, so when she was looking for a way to pay for her senior year at Purdue University, she was happy to sign away a portion of her future income in exchange...