Credit Union Fintech: Chipper

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Chipper Background:

Chipper was founded by Tony Aquilar, who personally experienced significant financial pain due to his own student loans. The industry, a $1.5 Trillion problem, affects 71% of all college students. 2/3rds of all debt is held by women. Chipper is made for student loan owners who see the impact of their debt and want options for paying it off faster. The simple mobile app allows consumers to borrow, pay, and manage their student debt on the go.


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Top 3 Problems solved:

  1. Student Loans are very confusing and complex
  2. 70% of borrowers do not know how interest works
  3. Consumers are overwhelmed by the complexity of student loans and debt.


Chipper Founder: Tony Aguilar

Tony Aguilar is founder & CEO of Chipper, the first payments and rewards app that allows borrowers to chip away their student debt through everyday transactions. He is also co-founder and former CEO of Student Loan Genius, where he invented the student loan benefit, a perk allowing companies to contribute to employees’ student debt.


Chipper go to Market Strategy:

Turn-key whitelabel the solution for credit unions and banks.


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