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ReadyForZero

ReadyForZero is a company building online financial software to automate debt management and credit protection. It participated in the S10 cohort of Y Combinator.

ReadyForZero is a company that builds online financial software and tools for automatically managing debt. ReadyForZero's users create plans, make payments, monitor credit and track their own progress through the web or mobile.

ReadyForZero aims to address the problem of debt by giving consumers a single place to discover legitimate options, receive trustworthy guidance and education and manage credit reputations. ReadyforZero offers a centralized approach for automating debt payment plan. A free ReadyForZero account connects all users' loans, credit, and checking accounts, and lets users access their payments in one place.

The company was co-founded by Rod Ebrahimi and Ignacio Thayer as part of Y Combinator in the Summer of 2010. ReadyForZero has a venture-backed technical product team that is based in San Francisco. ReadyForZero has been acquired by Avant.

Timeline

June 1, 2011
ReadyForZero raises a $4,500,000 series A round from Citi Growth Ventures & Innovation Group, Citi Ventures and Polaris Partners.
June 1, 2010
ReadyForZero raises a $17,000 seed round from Y Combinator.

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Ignacio Thayer

co-founder

Benjamin Ling

Investor

Chaz Giles

Advisor

Christine Tsai

Investor

Claire Murdough

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Dave McClure

Investor

Emily F. Peters

Advisor

Hiro Maeda

Investor

Loren Baxter

Employee

Maneesh Arora

Investor

Matt Olson

Employee

Nils Johnson

Investor

Rod Ebrahimi

co-founder

Ryan Spoon

Investor

Steve Chen

Investor

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