College Abacus, the “Kayak of college financial aid,” lets students compare the total net price of attending college and generate up to 100 personalized estimates, before they fill out an application.
Piglt is an incentive-based crowdfunding platform for higher education expenses and student loan debt. Students offer their current abilities, skills, and products created in exchange for financial contributions.
Social Finance (SoFi) is a startup with a simple solution to the student debt crisis. The company taps college alumni as a funding source for students loans.
SoFi has received an additional $41 million from Bancorp for its private student lending solution.