Coming to the U.S. for the first time, co-founders Warren and Justin discovered a badly broken financial services industry in the U.S.--one that encourages consumers to overspend, incur debt, and funnel a lot in profit to traditional brick-and-mortar banks. So they set out to change that with Empower, a mobile-first app that offers a smart financial assistant along with mobile banking accounts with unmatched rewards. Our mission is to reimagine consumers’ relationships with financial services by bringing the best financial tools and products to the average consumers. You can read more here.
We’re one of America’s fastest growing mobile banks backed by the best investors on the planet (Sequoia & Initialized). With nearly half a million customers and a small, diverse team, we’re here to build something that truly stands the test of time.