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Chime is smarter banking for the mobile generation. Chime helps people lead healthier financial lives and automate their savings. With Chime, members get a Chime Visa Debit Card, an FDIC-insured deposit account, and a savings account that helps people save money without thinking about it. Chime has created a new approach to banking that doesn’t rely on fees, doesn’t profit from members’ misfortune or mistakes, and helps members get ahead financially.
OhmConnect’s mission is to increase the efficiency of a most precious resource—energy. The company enables consumers to respond to energy shortages a few hours weekly by reducing energy usage. Customers can get paid simply by turning off the lights during energy shortages—or, for the tech savvy, by connecting smart devices like WiFi thermostats and smart plugs to automatically earn money. OhmConnect has been used as a platform for schools, nonprofits, and more.
Crew is a free app you that lots of people can use at work. As a streamlined communication tool, the Crew app helps managers and employees alike communicate with one another by replacing text messages and email with one simple-to-use app. The software includes the ability to contact co-workers without giving out a personal phone number, sending tasks and goals to keep everyone on the same page with a group schedule.
SelfScore connects an underserved but deserving population of international students with U.S. credit markets through credit cards and other financial products. Using an innovative algorithm, the company assesses ability to repay without a SSN or credit history—both major obstacles for new international students seeking credit. The screening process analyzes signals—including education, source of funding, and future employability—to identify promising and responsible candidates, empowering them to build financial independence.
mode.ai is an AI-powered fashion chatbot. The organization's mission is to make shopping a visual and conversational experience. At mode.ai, the team consists of experts in the fields of computer vision, AI, and other engineering disciplines, together with strong business leaders. The organization is seeking stellar talent to join the early-stage startup—especially individuals with a passion for revolutionizing shopping.
Troops’ mission is to make work easier by bridging the gap between the systems that people use at work every day and the messaging platforms where teams are spending their time. For teams that use state-of-the-art tools like Salesforce, Slack, and the Google Apps suite, Troops’ most applicable product is a Slackbot AI that makes it easier to use a company's CRM and to configure intelligence, which helps employees to stay on top of their most precious business relationships and top customers.