Press Archive

TechCrunch

October 26, 2017

Apple, Salesforce and PayPal join LGBT cause in Supreme Court wedding cake case

TechCrunch

October 23, 2017

Affirm launches app to break purchases into monthly payments

The Verge

October 23, 2017

Affirm’s new mobile app lets you borrow money for almost any online purchase

PYMNTS.com

October 23, 2017

Affirm Mobile App Takes Honest Finance To All Online Merchants

Bank Innovation

October 23, 2017

POS Lender Affirm Launches New Mobile App

The Wall Street Journal

October 18, 2017

Affirm Wants To Move Beyond Simple Lending to Provide Financial Advice

PYMNTS.com

October 12, 2017

Affirm’s Plan To “AMP” Retailer Margins And Conversions

TechCrunch

July 20, 2017

Affirm now has 1,000 retail partners

Inverse

June 29, 2017

Microlender Affirm Offers a Way to Buy Pricey Gadgets on Credit

Forbes

June 25, 2017

Can You Make Payments on Plane Tickets?

Politico

June 13, 2017

Allstate, Marketplace Lending Association and others fly in

Business Insider

June 8, 2017

These people are turning the payments industry on its head

Inc

June 1, 2017

Mark Cuban's Best Personal Finance Advice, in 1 Sentence

Fox Business

May 24, 2017

PayPal co-founder – You can't trust banks

Forbes

May 5, 2017

Is PayPal Co-Founder Max Levchin Making The Next Credit Card Killer?

Retail Tech Podcast

April 28, 2017

What is Honest Finance? Interview with Affirm SVP Len Eschweiler

Nanalyze

April 28, 2017

AI Fintech Startups Offer Loans on New Credit

San Francisco Business Times

April 27, 2017

Here are the fastest-growing tech employers in San Francisco

Credit Land

April 26, 2017

Affirm – A ‘Friendly’ Credit Alternative

PYMTS

April 12, 2017

Max Levchin And Building Truly Honest Finance Products

San Francisco Business Times

April 12, 2017

Pay Pal co-founder's fintech firm inks big lease in San Francisco

PYMNTS

February 28, 2017

Affirm Now Integrated Into Oracle, NetSuite SuiteCommerce

GOBankingRates

February 20, 2017

15 Startups to Watch in 2017

Bloomberg

February 14, 2017

Full Show - Bloomberg Technology

USA Today

February 6, 2017

The 127 companies on the immigration amicus brief

Forbes

February 5, 2017

Millennials, Do You Fear Snakes, Sharks Or Credit?

Quartz

January 28, 2017

Our personal data is never going to be private again. We can work with that

Inc.

January 26, 2017

How Max Levchin Is Coping With a Teenage Startup and Donald Trump

Lifehacker

January 25, 2017

I'm Max Levchin, CEO of Affirm and Co-Founder of PayPal, and This Is How I Work

Crowdfund Insider

January 20, 2017

Consumer Financial Data Rights Group Formed by Fintech Companies including Kabbage, Affirm & More

American Banker

January 19, 2017

Fintech companies form lobbying group focused on data sharing

CheatSheet

January 6, 2017

7 Ways Credit Cards and Debt Are Making People Miserable

Credit Land

January 3, 2017

Consumers Worry about Credit Card Debt and are Open to Alternatives

Yahoo

December 27, 2016

5 startups to watch in 2017

Fast Company

December 26, 2016

5 Fintech Startups to Watch in 2017

Consumer Affairs

December 14, 2016

Rising concern about credit card debt

New York Times

December 9, 2016

Max Levchin of Affirm - Seeking the Endurance Athletes of Business

AP

December 8, 2016

Banking on change - Tech startups target financial services

Banking Exchange

December 1, 2016

Online lenders talk partnerships

PYMNTS

November 30, 2016

Affirm Supports Four More eCommerce Platforms

New York Times

November 12, 2016

A 10-Digit Key Code to Your Private Life - Your Cellphone Number

American Banker

November 11, 2016

One Alternative Lender's Endgame—Become a Bank

National Retail Federation

October 25, 2016

Break it Down for Me

Wall Street Journal

October 13, 2016

Morgan Stanley Makes $100-Million Move on Fintech Startup Affirm Inc.

Fortune

October 13, 2016

Morgan Stanley Backs PayPal Co-Founder's Lending Startup Affirm

CNBC

October 13, 2016

PayPal co-founder secures $100 million credit line for start-up Affirm

Retail TouchPoints

October 10, 2016

Luxury E-Tailer Boosts AOV 200% With Monthly Payment Option

Retail Info Systems News

August 29, 2016

JomaShop's Sales Skyrocket Thanks to New E-Com Platform and Unique Credit Offering

Financial Review

June 6, 2016

Max Levchin says banks can't innovate, tips Affirm to be as big as PayPal

VentureBeat

May 17, 2016

Affirm teams with Eventbrite and Expedia to offer monthly payments for events and travel

Buzzfeed

May 17, 2016

Expedia users can now pay for travel via monthly installments

Yahoo! Finance

May 17, 2016

The unstoppable trends that will impact retailers

World Crunchblog

May 15, 2016

Big data will change how we borrow money

PYMTS

May 5, 2016

Affirm taps eBay exec to go beyond POS payments

VentureBeat

May 4, 2016

Affirm hires former eBay executive as first CMO

Virtual Strategy Magazine

May 4, 2016

Affirm appoints eBay executive Carl Gish as first chief marketing officer

Fortune

April 27, 2016

Lending company Affirm wants to help you better manage your cash

TechCrunch

April 27, 2016

Affirm acquires bugeting app Sweep to expand into personal finance

Recode

April 27, 2016

Online lender Affirm acquires Sweep in a play for financial planning

Fortune

April 13, 2016

PayPal's co-founder's Affirm raises $100M to reinvent credit

Reuters

April 13, 2016

Affirm, Max Levchin's consumer lending startup, raises $100M

Inc.

April 13, 2016

How to raise $100M over dinner

NYTimes

April 13, 2016

Affirm raises $100M bucking the down round trend

Bloomberg

April 13, 2016

PayPal founders team up again with $100M round for Affirm

TechCrunch

April 13, 2016

Affirm secures $100M in series D funding to expand beyone loans

CNBC

April 13, 2016

Securing $100M still easy for this CEO

Yahoo! Finance

April 6, 2016

Max Levchin wants to revolutionize the $2.6 trillion consumer credit market

CNET

March 10, 2016

What is instant online credit everything you need to know

Creditcards.com

February 25, 2016

New lenders shun FICO, create their own scores

Bloomberg

January 20, 2016

PayPal Targets Millennials With 'Easy Payment' Plans

New York Times

January 19, 2016

At New Digital Lenders, Math Rules

Recode

January 18, 2016

Banks Are Ripping You Off, Says Affirm CEO Max Levchin

Retail Touch Points

January 8, 2016

BCBG Offers Microfinance Payment Option To Entice Millennial Shoppers

Internet Retailer

December 15, 2015

BCBG adds virtual payments to draw more millennial holiday shoppers

Fast Company

October 27, 2015

With Affirm, PayPal Co-founder Has a New Way for You to Buy Thing Without Credit Cards

Fortune

October 27, 2015

Lending company Affirm takes on bricks and mortar shopping

Internet Retailer

October 27, 2015

Affirm Announces Omni-Channel Installment Payment Products for Telesales and Physical Stores

CNBC

October 21, 2015

Money2020: Where tech aims to reshape banking

Inc Magazine

October 17, 2015

Why Fintech Is One of the Most Promising Industries of 2015

nprEd

October 14, 2015

Federal Student Loans Expand To Cover Some Coding Boot Camps

Bloomberg

September 2, 2015

Four Entrepreneurs Talk About the Fintech Revolution

econoTimes

August 21, 2015

Shopify partners with Affirm

Mobile Payments Today

August 21, 2015

Affirm financing now available to Shopify merchants

Internet Retailer

August 20, 2015

Shopify merchants give consumers a new way to pay

TechCrunch

August 20, 2015

Affirm Partners With Shopify, Will Now Let All Merchants Offer Financing Options

Fortune

August 5, 2015

Affirm acquires LendLayer to bolster education loans

TechCrunch

August 5, 2015

Affirm Acquires Coding Bootcamp Lending Startup LendLayer

VentureBeat

August 4, 2015

Max Levchin’s Affirm wants to finance your way through Hack Reactor’s code school

TechCrunch

July 14, 2015

Paypal Co-founder New Lending Startup Affirm Gets Into Student Loans For Coding Bootcamps

Quartz

July 14, 2015

Alternative lenders swoop into booming coding school market

Inc.

July 14, 2015

Max Levchin's Lending Startup Takes On Student Loans

WIRED

July 13, 2015

Now You Can Pay for Code Boot Camp With Student Loans

BuzzFeed

July 13, 2015

Online Lender Affirm Will Do Loans For Tech Bootcamps

Internet Retailer

July 6, 2015

Installment pay option resonates with Reverb.com

Banking Exchange

June 15, 2015

Max Levchin updates Affirm

Chicago Tribune

June 8, 2015

Reverb teams with Affirm to offer alternative loans for music gear

Fox - Broadcast

June 1, 2015

Why Max Levchin Is Banking on Millennials

NBC - Broadcast

May 11, 2015

PayPal Founder Wants to Revolutionize Credit with Startup Affirm

CNBC

May 6, 2015

Max Levchin’s Affirm Raises $275M

Internet Retailer

May 6, 2015

Online payment service Affirm raises $275 million

New York Times

May 6, 2015

Lending start up Affirm raises $275 million

Fortune

May 6, 2015

PayPal co-founder raises $275 million to reinvent credit

Bloomberg

May 6, 2015

PayPal founders lending start up, Affirm, raises $275 million

Recode

May 6, 2015

Max Levchin’s Affirm raises $275 million to make loans

TechCrunch

May 6, 2015

Max Levchin’s lending start up, Affirm, raises $275 million in equity and debt

BusinessInsider

May 6, 2015

This PayPal ‘mafia’ member wants to replace credit cards - and he just raised another $275 million do it

Fast Company

May 6, 2015

Max Levchin's PayPal Encore Just Raised $275 Million In Funding

Mashable

May 6, 2015

How PayPal co-founder finally got his groove back

NBC.com

May 6, 2015

PayPal co-founder raises $275 million for Affirm

Quartz

May 6, 2015

This PayPal offshoot thinks millennials will be the generation to break America’s addiction to credit cards

Finextra

May 6, 2015

PayPal founder Levchin raises $275 million for lending start up

PYMNTS

September 30, 2014

Max Levchin Opens Up about Affirm

TIME Magazine

September 27, 2014

PayPal Co-Founder Takes Aim at Credit Card Industry With New Startup

Internet Retailer

September 23, 2014

E-retailers using alternative financing service Affirm raise order values

TechCrunch

September 8, 2014

On the Road with Max Levchin

The Seattle Times

September 7, 2014

PayPal co-founder Max Levchin on a quest to outdo his own success

GigaOm

August 14, 2014

Max Levchin on data, sensors and building the future of finance

USA Today

August 5, 2014

PayPal co-founder Levchin, Affirm want to disrupt credit biz

TechCrunch

July 30, 2014

PayPal Co-Founder Max Levchin To Speak At Disrupt SF 2014 About His Latest Startup, Affirm

San Francisco Business Journal

July 22, 2014

S.F. financial startup Affirm pulls in star power

WIRED

July 8, 2014

Startup’s Plan to Remake Banks and Replace Credit Cards Just Might Work

Fortune

June 25, 2014

Affirm Pays the Online Retailer the Full Amount of the Customer’s Purchase

Inc.

June 25, 2014

Max Levchin's Plans to Reinvent Consumer Finance

BloombergBusinessWeek

June 18, 2014

Affirm is Seeking JPMorgan-Style Longevity

Fox Business

June 17, 2014

Yelp Chairman and PayPal Co-Founder Max Levchin Talks Tech Valuations

Digital Transactions

June 10, 2014

Beyond Credit Scores: Affirm Launches Deferred And Installment Credit for Online Sales

PYMNTS

June 10, 2014

PayPal Founder Launches New Service (That competes with PayPal)

TechCrunch

June 10, 2014

How Max Levchin Plans To Reinvent Consumer Finance Again, With His New Company Affirm

VentureBeat

June 9, 2014

Levchin’s Second Take on Online Commerce — and It Just Raised $45M

Internet Retailer

June 9, 2014

PayPal Founder Launched New Way to Pay for Cash- Strapped Web Shoppers

Wall Street Journal

June 9, 2014

PayPal Co-Founder Max Levchin Raises $45 million for Start up Affirm

BusinessInsider

June 9, 2014

PayPal Cofounder Max Levchin is the New CEO of a Finance Startup That has Quietly Raised $45 million

Bloomberg

June 9, 2014

Levchin's Payments Startup Affirm has Raised $45 million

CNET

June 9, 2014

PayPal Co-Founder Levchin Scratches CEO Itch in Latest Role

Silicon Beat

June 9, 2014

PayPal Co-Founder Max Levchin Raises $45 million for Affirm