Benny Lands $1 Million Pre-Seed Round To Help Employees Build Wealth With Their Benefits

“It was tough, but eventually I was lucky enough to have just enough leeway in my financial life to be able to start enjoying my ESPP… I wish I could have done this years ago, but no company was only looking out for me and my best interests which is why Benny was created I believe there is a huge opportunity in the area of ​​employee benefits especially wealth building benefits like purchase plans of action for employees. I’m not just talking about education, but the reality of financial products designed for people who are going through this pain. That’s what we’re building at Benny. – Andy KalmonCEO and Founder of Benny.

Benny’s first customer reception is impressive, attracting customers from Microsoft, Salesforce, Alaska Airlines, T-Mobile and more.

“Employers are currently looking for new ways to attract and retain talent, it’s no secret. What we love about Benny is that he takes existing advantages and increases participation by removing financial hurdles to make them more inclusive Add to that growing pressure on employee paychecks and you can’t help but be excited for a product that really helps employees earn more and increase engagement for employers A solid win-win. Ryan BrosharPartner at Matchstick Ventures.

Natty Zola & Ryan Broshar at Matchstick Ventures believe in Benny’s mission and market opportunity, investing $1 million in Benny’s pre-selection round. The $1 million The pre-seed cycle will be used to accelerate Benny’s customer acquisition, product development and recruitment efforts.

About Benny
Benny is a financial wellness platform that offers innovative training and lending solutions to democratize participation in ESPPs, empowering employees to take advantage of their company’s programs and build wealth.

About Matchstick Ventures
Matchstick is an impactful early-stage technology investor in the North and the Rockies. They invest where innovative ideas, huge markets, and most importantly, ambitious and diverse founders strike. Matchstick exists to serve as a catalyst for their founders, partners, and startup communities.


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