Nate Matherson

Nate Matherson is a Co-Founder at CEO at LendEDU.

LendEDU is a marketplace for student loans and the student loan refinance. See a list of LendEDU's partners here. With one application, we allow borrowers to get up to 9 quotes from leading student loan providers in real-time. LendEDU is a free service for borrowers and does not affect borrower credit. LendEDU is paid by its lender partners including SoFi, DRB, LendKey, cuStudentLoans, Education Success Loans, iHelp Student Loans, U-fi by NelNet, CommonBond, and Upstart.


LendEDU was founded by Nate Matherson and Matt Lenhard in August 2014. LendEDU was born out of the Iowa Startup Accelerator. 

In Nate's spare time he is an active reader and writer of financial news. Over the next few months Nate is looking to start writing again!

Recent Articles By The Author

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Let's take a look at December's top 10 ETF redemptions.

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Turn Gift Cards Into Cash

Options consumers can take to capitalize on unwanted gift cards.

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Starbucks, Blackhawk Networks Benefit in $118B Gift Card Boom

Starbucks rings up $4 billion in worldwide gift cards sales this year.