SmartAsset (Ofer Abarbanel online library)

SmartAsset is a personal finance technology company headquartered in New York, New York[1] that uses financial modeling to provide advice on major financial decisions. [2] [3][4] SmartAsset also provides credit scores and credit monitoring. They have provided research studies featuring data analysis on topics like best cities for women in tech[5] and most affordable places to live.[6]

SmartAsset launched in July 2012 by CEO Michael Carvin and CTO Philip Camilleri as a Y Combinator startup company.[7]

Investment and Finances

SmartAsset has raised $22.5 million in funding. Investors include Y Combinator, Javelin Venture Partners, North Bridge Venture Partners, Denis Grosz, SV Angel, Brendan Wallace, Quotidian Ventures, IA Capital Group and others.[8][9]


SmartAsset launched a free mobile application[10] available for iPhone and Android in April 2014 at Finovate.[11]


  1. ^Karnie, Annie. “A Tech Migration Downtown”. Crain’s New York Business. Retrieved 17 February 2013.
  2. ^Hogan, Mike. “Online Financial Calculators From BankRate, SmartAsset”. Barron’s. Retrieved 14 October 2013.
  3. ^Colao, J.J. “Buying A Home? Get Your Finances Straight With SmartAsset”. Forbes. Retrieved 8 November 2012.
  4. ^West, Adam (16 August 2017). “SmartAsset™ Leverages Technology to Bring Transparency to Personal Finance Decisions”. Retrieved 30 November 2017.
  5. ^Dishman, Lydia. “These Are The Best Cities For Women In Tech”. Fast Company. Retrieved 24 February 2016.
  6. ^Casey, Michael. “If you want an affordable home, head to these states”. CBS News. Retrieved 13 January 2015.
  7. ^Ha, Anthony. “Y Combinator-Backed Financial Decision Making Startup SmartAsset Raises $900K”. TechCrunch. Retrieved 15 August 2012.
  8. ^Grant, Rebecca. “Funding Daily: ‘Tis almost the witching hour”. VentureBeat. Retrieved 30 October2012.
  9. ^Ruth, João-Pierre S. “SmartAsset Gets $5.2M to Deliver Answers to Financial Questions”. Xconomy. Retrieved 26 March 2014.
  10. ^Sorokanich, Robert. “Our Favorite Android, iOS, and Windows Phone Apps of the Week”. Gizmodo. Retrieved 2 May 2014.
  11. ^McGarvey, Robert. “5 Things You Missed at Finovate”. Credit Union Times. Retrieved 2 May 2014.
  12. ^Ryan, Philip. “PayPal,, American Express and PNC Bank Nominated for Webby Awards”. Retrieved 25 April 2013.
  13. ^“2014 Webby Awards”. Retrieved 19 May2014.
  14. ^“Take the HELM 1.0 Winners”. Take the HELM NYC. Retrieved 19 May 2014.

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