Complete Guide to Financing Medical Expenses

Disclaimer: Upstart is not a financial advisor, the following content is for informational purposes only. Medical debt continues… Read More

Real Borrower Story: How Upstart Helped Ahmed Dig Himself Out of a Debt Hole After a Cross-Country Move

Ahmed Brooks worked hard on his career as a design engineer after college and landed a great-paying job for himself, which prompted him… Read More

Celebrating Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month at Upstart

By Miya Stewart  Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Month, enacted in 1978, was created to recognize and celebrate the contributions… Read More

How much is a typical wedding and how can a wedding loan help?

Perhaps your wedding was postponed in 2020 due to the pandemic and you’re ready to start planning again. The cost of a wedding… Read More

Upstart Post-COVID – Digital First

Upstart CEO Dave Girouard recently sent employees an updated approach of returning to work, and is now “Digital First” where most Upstarters can… Read More

What Can Personal Loans Be Used For?

Personal loans are used for many major life purchases, such as home renovations,… Read More

Top 8 Tips for Saving Money This Summer

Summer is a nostalgic time for travel, fun, hot weather, and of course, no better time to think about money-saving tips. It’s also… Read More

Upstart Borrower Story: How Holly Paid Off $13,000 Worth of Credit Card Debt

After beginning a career in advertising and living in San Francisco with an entry-level salary at age 22, Holly… Read More

What Type of Loan is Best for Home Improvements?

If you have home renovation plans on the horizon but don’t necessarily have the cash in your savings to pay for it in… Read More

4 Types of Bank Loans for Personal Use

Personal loans can help cover you in the case of an unexpected or large expense, such as medical bills or… Read More

Balance Transfer on a Credit Card vs. Personal Loan: Which Makes More Sense?

Disclaimer: Upstart is not a financial advisor, the following content is for informational purposes only. Having high-interest credit card debt looming… Read More

How to Get All of Your Credit Card Debt into One Payment

Disclaimer: Upstart is not a financial advisor, the following content is for informational purposes only. Debt consolidation is… Read More

Balancing Work From Home as a Pet Parent

In addition to our hiring surge in 2020, our pet family grew as many Upstarters brought home furry friends during the pandemic. Read More

Upstart Post-COVID

Updated: In June, Upstart CEO Dave Girouard sent employees an updated approach of returning to work, and plans to move to a “Digital… Read More

Reflecting on Black History Month at Upstart

By Tiffany Thompson and Miya Stewart  Black History Month is not just a time to celebrate Black Americans who have paved… Read More

What Are The Risks Associated with Debt Consolidation?

Disclaimer: Upstart is not a financial advisor, the following content is for informational purposes only. Debt consolidation is… Read More

The Four Levels of Digital Lending

by Jeff Keltner, SVP of Business Development I’ve been thinking for a while now about trends I see… Read More

Real Borrower Story: How Upstart Helped Amanda Pay Off $20,000 Worth of Credit Card Debt Before Starting Her Own Business

Amanda racked up credit card debt in her early 20s without giving too much thought about how she’d pay it off… Read More

5 Tips to Decompress from the Stress of the Holidays 

This year’s holiday season arrives after a year filled with transitions and challenges. The stresses of the holidays may be greater this year,… Read More

Q&A with Upstart Data Scientist and Navy Veteran: Michael Quan

Join us in this blog series where we are shining a light on one of our Upstarters. Come take a closer look at… Read More

5 Smart Ways to Save Money on Your Car

Disclaimer: Upstart is not a financial advisor, the following content is for informational purposes only. Car payments are typically the most… Read More