Jun 3, 2020

Apathy is Dangerous

The below message was originally sent to Credit Karma employees on May 31, 2020. Fellow Karmanauts, Like many of you, I was horrified over the senseless killing of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor and the countless others before them. I understand the rage. From the disgusting abuse of human beings, the fear of reprisal […]

Jun 3, 2020

Unlock your home buying power

Begin the journey to your dream home Homeownership is often considered the key to achieving the American Dream, and is often regarded as a measure of adulthood. Yet many Credit Karma members are either not qualified or don’t think they’ll ever be able to afford a home. In fact, more than 65 million of our […]

Nov 4, 2018

Credit Karma Expands to U.K.

Ken, Ryan and I founded Credit Karma over 10 years ago with the goal of helping people make financial progress. Now, we’re providing identity monitoring, DIY tax filing and even showing our members the financial health of their car from recalls to refinancing — all completely free. For us, progress means making small steps toward […]

Oct 22, 2018

Credit Karma launches new personalized shopping experience

The new marketplace aims to bring certainty, transparency & simplicity to today’s financial product shopping process Today, the process of getting a credit card or loan has room for improvement. The lack of certainty, transparency, and simplicity make it difficult for consumers to shop for financial products that fit their individual needs. How do you […]

Oct 5, 2018

Credit Karma Cares for Your Car On- and Offline

Credit Karma Auto cruises past major milestones; offers free car washes to Los Angelenos Less than a year ago, Credit Karma launched an experience around the idea that people should have one central place to access information about their car. Since launch, more than 8 million members have synced their cars to the platform. To […]

Oct 2, 2018

Credit Karma is attacking the nearly $21 billion pricing gap in car insurance

Last November, we launched Credit Karma Auto. It quickly became obvious that our members wanted to understand their vehicles better. We built the entire auto experience around this insight, giving our members free access to this DMV, loan and vehicle data, directly within a new surface on Credit Karma. By adding car and driver data […]

Sep 19, 2018

Penny: Powering the future of conversations at Credit Karma

In March, Credit Karma acquired a three year old company by the name of Penny. For those of you not already familiar, Penny was a personal finance app that served hundreds of thousands of people primarily by having conversations about your finances. The acquisition aligns with Credit Karma’s bigger vision—a vision that we’re betting conversation […]

Sep 5, 2018

Unmasking the Dark Web

Everyone deserves to feel confident about their finances. We believe that confidence shouldn’t cost money. Fraud is a huge problem that can undermine your financial confidence and cost you a lot of money. In 2017 alone, there were 1.1 million fraud reports costing Americans more than $900 million. Just as understanding credit scores can be […]

Aug 17, 2018

Welcome to the Credit Karma family, Approved!

At Credit Karma, we’re on a mission to help our 80+ million members make financial progress. Whether it’s filing your taxes for free with Credit Karma Tax or getting the best deal on an auto loan, we have the scale and technology to help you through every step of your financial journey — and that […]

Oct 17, 2017

Why Haven’t Mobile Payments Taken Off (Yet)?

October 17, 2016 We’re approaching a decade since Apple launched the first iPhone in 2007, a massive leap in the evolution of smartphones that led to handheld, internet-connected computers ending up in the pockets of more than 200 million Americans. After the launch of the iPhone, the promise of smartphones as a mobile wallet was widely […]