Innovation Leaders

OppLoans

OppLoans PNG LogoAs the highest-rated online lender in the non-prime customer market, OppLoans provides non-prime borrowers a lower APR alternative to payday loans, title loans, and overdraft fees while offering fast funding, total transparency, and unmatched customer service. OppLoans offers financial inclusion to underbanked borrowers by providing long-term, fully amortizing bridge financing at significantly lower rates than many of its short-term lending competitors.

With OppLoans, approved borrowers benefit from installment repayment plans designed to fit their budget. Customers are never charged prepayment fees—giving the borrower the flexibility to repay in a manner to reduce the cost of borrowing. OppLoans holds an “A+” rating from the Better Business Bureau, an average customer rating of 4.9/5 stars on Google, and a 95-percent approval rate on LendingTree. The firm strives to evolve its customers out of the subprime space by reporting on-time payments to all three credit bureaus and providing free, standards-based financial education tools.

BankMobile

BankMobile is America’s largest mobile-first bank, offering fee-free checking and savings accounts. It provides target customers – millennials, the underbanked and middle income households with a digital, effortless, and financially empowering experience. BankMobile Bold offers checking, savings, lines of credit, joint accounts and access to over 55,000 surcharge-free ATMs nationwide (BankMobile Bold VIP customers have free access to every ATM in the country, which is more than 400,000 ATMs), a guaranteed higher savings rate than the top four banks in the nation, a personal banker for all customers, and a free financial advisor for Bold VIP customers. BankMobile is operating as the digital banking division of Customers Bank, which is a Federal Reserve regulated and FDIC-insured commercial bank. For more information, please visit www.bankmobile.com. To sign up for a BankMobile Bold account, please visit https://join.bankmobile.com.

Revolution Credit

Experienced and Forward-Thinking Industry Leaders. RevolutionCredit’s unique engagement platform AND database of unique consumer behavioral economic data transforms the credit decisioning process for both lenders and consumers.

RevolutionCredit was founded in 2012 by Zaydoon Munir, a veteran of Experian and the credit and financial services industry. The company is backed by an impressive group of financial services entrepreneurs including the former CEO of FICO and current Board Fellow, the founders of FreeCreditReport.com, LowerMyBills.com, PriceGrabber.com, and GeoCities.com. The company is headquartered in Irvine, California. Click here for more information regarding Revolution Credit

Southern Christian Leadership Conference – SCLC

The SCLC is an African American civil rights organization based in Atlanta, GA whose very beginnings can be traced back to the Montgomery Bus Boycott. Further organizing was done at a meeting in New Orleans, Louisiana on February 14, 1957. The organization shortened its name to Southern Leadership Conference, established an Executive Board of Directors, and elected officers, including Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. as President, Dr. Ralph David Abernathy as Financial Secretary-Treasurer, Rev. C. K. Steele of Tallahassee, Florida as Vice President, Rev. T. J. Jemison of Baton Rouge, Louisiana as Secretary, and Attorney I. M. Augustine of New Orleans, Louisiana as General Counsel.

SCLC is a nation wide organization made up of chapters and affiliates with programs that affect the lives of all Americans: north, south, east and west. Its sphere of influence and interests has become international in scope because the human rights movement transcends national boundaries including a rejuvenation of Dr. Kings Poor People Campaign. Click here for more information regarding the SCLC.

Money Answers with Jordan Goodman

Jordan is is a nationally-recognized expert on personal finance who delivers practical and cutting-edge information to help Americans face the ever-changing challenge of getting and keeping their financial acts together. Click here for more information regarding America’s Money Answers Man, Jordan Goodman.

Rainbow Push Coalition

The Rainbow PUSH Coalition (RPC) is a multi-racial, multi-issue, progressive, international membership organization fighting for social change.

RPC was formed in December 1996 by Reverend Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. through the merging of two organizations he founded earlier, People United to Serve Humanity (PUSH, 1971) and the Rainbow Coalition (1984). With headquarters in Chicago and offices in Washington, D.C., Atlanta, Detroit, Houston, Los Angeles,  New York, and Oakland, we work to make the American Dream a reality for all our citizens and advocate for peace and justice around the world. We are dedicated to improving the lives of all people by serving as a voice for the voiceless.

Our mission is to protect, defend, and gain civil rights by leveling the economic and educational playing fields, and to promote peace and justice around the world. Click here for more information regarding Rainbow Push Coalition.


60Plus Association

Founded in 1992, the 60 Plus Association is a non-partisan seniors advocacy group with a free enterprise, less government, less taxes approach to seniors issues.  60 Plus is often viewed as the conservative alternative to the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP). Click here for more information regarding 60Plus Association.

International Business Kids

International Business Kids, formerly known as B.A.D. Kids, operates a Youth Entrepreneur Academy that teaches children ages 6 – 18 to start, market and expand their very own business. Students use their profits to open a bank account, reinvest in product for business, donate to a social cause, and best of all, to purchase items their parents are not able to afford. The Academy offers in-school, after-school, weekend and summer training on-line and mobile phone training sessions. Click here for more information regarding International Business Kids.