Fund a loan. Change a life. Discover Kiva.

Founded in 2005, Kiva is an international non profit based out of San Francisco on a mission to connect people through lending to alleviate poverty. By connecting borrowers and lenders, Kiva is able to help entrepreneurs in the poorest countries launch their own businesses, provide resources to students in under-resourced regions, and give communities in rural areas access to clean energy. Anyone can help a borrower with as little as $25. And 100% of every dollar goes directly to funding loans, thanks to donations Kiva receives from grants, sponsors, and people like you. Continue reading “Fund a loan. Change a life. Discover Kiva.”


MPOWERing Students To Achieve More

Over 3 million students on US college campuses struggle financially to get into or through college. Up to 15% of students drop out because of financials, while others downgrade their education to find a more affordable option. Continue reading “MPOWERing Students To Achieve More”

Rocket Mortgage Alleviates Headaches For First-Time Home Buyers

Millennials are getting to the age where they may want to start thinking about homebuying. For many folks, that means a lot of questions and a lot of headaches. What home can I afford? Am I getting a good deal? What is the difference between a fixed rate and variable rate mortgage? Thankfully, Quicken Loans has launched Rocket Mortgage to help answer many of these questions and more in the blink of an eye. We’ve liked seen the commercials: ‘Push button, get mortgage.’ Sounds simple, but how does it work? Continue reading “Rocket Mortgage Alleviates Headaches For First-Time Home Buyers”