True Link

Fraud protection service for the vulnerable elderly

HEADQUARTER San Francisco, CA

COMPANY SIZE Between 10 and 25

# OF ENGINEERS Less than 5

FUNDING $5M - $10M

TAGS Finance, Payments, YC Summer 2013

EXTENDED EXERCISE WINDOW? No

Our press coverage

Forbes: http://www.forbes.com/sites/moneybuilder/2014/05/22/protect-the-elderly-from-scams-with-a-prepaid-debit-card/
New York Times: http://newoldage.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/02/21/a-better-credit-card/
Fast Company: http://www.fastcoexist.com/1682708/this-new-credit-card-for-the-elderly-will-prevent-your-grandma-from-getting-scammed
VentureBeat: http://venturebeat.com/2013/08/01/senior-security-new-credit-card-protects-your-grandma-from-online-fraud/
TIME: https://www.dropbox.com/s/cz85asoz2ohui74/True%20Link%20-%20TIME.jpg?dl=0
Arkansas Democrat: https://www.dropbox.com/s/uah9rs6eohn5dmb/True%20Link%20Arkansas%20Democrat.pdf?dl=0
Sacramento Bee: http://www.sacbee.com/news/business/personal-finance/claudia-buck/article2610400.html
Wall Street Journal: http://www.wsj.com/articles/the-best-online-tools-for-retirement-planning-and-living-1421726470
TODAY: http://www.today.com/health/long-distance-caregiving-tech-fills-gaps-far-flung-families-1D80385366
AllThingsD: http://allthingsd.com/20130802/true-link-financial-aims-to-fight-senior-credit-scams/
TechCrunch: http://techcrunch.com/2015/01/21/yc-backed-true-link-raises-3-4m-in-funding-to-expand-debit-card-financial-services-to-the-elderly/
Dallas Morning News: https://www.dropbox.com/s/exwg5nx0xboc0k2/True%20Link%20Dallas%20Morning%20News.pdf?dl=0
Albuquerque Journal: http://www.abqjournal.com/537979/opinion/stop-elder-financial-abuse-epidemic-now.html
SF Chronicle: http://www.sfgate.com/news/article/Young-tech-entrepreneurs-develop-products-for-5070029.php
Houston Chronicle: http://www.chron.com/life/gallery/Red-flags-could-mean-your-elderly-relative-is-98818.php
All Things Considered: http://www.npr.org/2014/12/22/372511329/services-offer-a-means-to-foil-widespread-elder-fraud
Forbes: http://www.forbes.com/sites/sungardas/2014/09/10/how-to-protect-your-parents-grandparents-from-financial-crimes-against-the-elderly/
U.S. News: http://money.usnews.com/money/personal-finance/articles/2014/09/26/5-mistakes-to-avoid-when-hiring-a-caregiver-for-your-parent?page=2

Our tech stack

  • Ruby on Rails

Our investors

  • Kapor Capital
  • Collaborative Fund
  • Cambia