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We help college students pay down their debt by allocating funds towards their student loans whenever they shop with our partner vendors.

  • Stage Product In Development
  • Industry Internet / Web Services
  • Location New York City, NY, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded October 2013
  • Employees 6

Company Summary

Pinch is a website started by students for students. We operate on the whole premise that students are better at spending money than saving. The idea is to create a system where retailers can entice students to shop at their stores in exchange for a nominal payment on their student loans.


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    Andrew Black
    Chief Financial Officer/ Treasurer/ Co-Founder

    NYU Stern Executive MBA, 2015

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    Gudbergur Geir Erlendsson
    Chief Technology Officer/ Co-Founder

    NYU Master's in Computer Science, 2015

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    Wendy Yang
    Chief Marketing Officer/ Secretary/ Co-Founder

    NYU Stern MBA, 2016

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    Kenneth Villa
    Chief Executive Officer / President/ Co-Founder

    NYU School of Law, 2014

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    Santhosh Naikar
    Chief Technology Officer / Co-Founder

    NYU Poly Master's in Computer Science, 2015