Vouch, a San Francisco, California-based social network for credit, raised $6M in Series A funding.
Backers included Core Innovation Capital, Data Collective, Stanford StartX Fund and Cooley and existing investors First Round Capital, Greylock, IDG Ventures and AngelList.
The company, which has now raised $9.6m, intends to use the funds to accelerate growth of the Vouch network.
Led by Yee Lee, CEO, Vouch is a social network for credit that allows borrowers to proactively build their creditworthiness to get better rates on loans, larger loans, or both. It analyzes the network of people who know users to make more informed decisions about creditworthiness.
It was officially launched in April 2015 and is available on https://vouch.com and mobile for iOS and Android.