We’re here to help students be financially ready in college
Our platform has empowered over 250,000 students with financial literacy,
smart savings and opportunities to build a credit history.
Because students should be able to manage their finances before they graduate,
not years later.
The company was created
to help international students studying in the U.S.
get access to
so they could get cars on campus.
We were a hit with international students, and won a start-up pitch competition at
The mobile app was launched, introducing
BoroCash for the first time.
We launched a ton of freefinancial tools in the app. (Even while working from home)
Boro changed its name to Kora.
We want you to get the most out of your college experience by having access to stress-free financing.
We protect you from hidden fees, high interest rates and lenders that don’t have your back.
We want you to grow more confident in your finances through education, resources and credit-building products.
* The Kora Visa® Prepaid Card is issued by MetaBank®, N.A., Member FDIC, pursuant to a license from Visa U.S.A. Inc. Card can be used everywhere Visa debit cards are accepted. No ATM Access.
Your funds are FDIC insured up to $250,000 through MetaBank, Member FDIC. Register your Card for FDIC insurance eligibility and other protections.
1 This optional offer is not a MetaBank product or service. All loans are originated by Kora’s lending partner Westbon Inc. (formerly Boro) and is not affiliated with MetaBank.
2 While this specific feature is available for free, certain other transaction fees and costs, terms, and conditions are associated with the use of this Card. See the Cardholder Agreement in the Kora app under KoraCard settings for more details.
3 These testimonials are not reflective of any MetaBank products or services.
Michigan Regulatory Loan License (RL-0020249), effective February 12, 2016,
issued by Department of Insurance and Financial Services.
Contact info: Office of Consumer Finance, 530 W. Allegan Street, 7th Fl., Lansing, MI 48933-1521