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Our Story

Founded in 1999 in Austin, Texas with a goal to impact the financial lives of our customers, rateGenius connects people, products, and technology to find consumers the best auto loan rate. We do this by using our innovative origination platform together with our network of over 160 lending institutions nationwide to shop multiple offers and present the best option for the customer.

 

rateGenius has been featured in:

     

    

2018

PR – $1 Billion in 2017

Mergermarket

CreditKarma – Refinancing with bad credit

Reviews.com – Warranties

Highya.com – RateGenius

Tritium Investment and Recapitalization

2017

RateGenius Named Top Workplace – Austin American Statesman

RateGenius Named Top 3 in Customer Service by LendingTree

RateGenius Awarded Top 3 in Customer Satisfaction

RateGenius Reached Milestone of Over 334K Unique Auto Loans

RateGenius Exceeds Goal of $7 Billion In Auto Refinance Loans

RateGenius Insurance Agency Assets Acquired by Seeman Holtz Property & Casualty as Strategic Partnership

RateGenius Awarded Top 3 in Auto Customer Satisfaction by LendingTree for 6th Consecutive Quarter

RateGenius Exceeds Charitable Goals for 2017

RateGenius Projected Growth

Recovering from Financial Mistakes

Austin American Statesman Top Workplaces 2017

YouTube: CommonCentsMike

2016

Roger Douville Joins rateGenius as Director of Underwriting

2013

Jack Jordan Named SVP

2012

RateGenius is Austin’s Fourth Fastest Growing Company

2010

RateGenius Partners with Sponge

2009

Indirect Lending Technologies, L.L.C and RateGenius, Inc. Integrate Systems

2008

RateGenius Helps Families

2007

RateGenius Offers Auto Refinance

 

Executive Team:

Chris Brown, CEO
Jud Maxwell, CFO
Scott Markland, VP of Marketing
Jim Potts, VP of Counsel and Compliance
John Kenny, VP of Technology
Roger Douville, VP of Lender Services
Dianne McCarthy, VP of Human Resources

 

Facts and Stats

Why we’re different:

  • Only lending platform that has no cost to the consumer with no hidden fees
  • Available in all 50 states
  • Refinancing as fast as one business day
  • Largest lender network; over 160 different lenders to provide the best rates possible
  • Walk customers through every step of the process

Stats

  • Over 260 employees
  • 570% growth in the last 5 years
  • Average of 49k site visitors per month
  • 45K applications per month
  • Average interest rate lowered by 5.27%* 2014-2017
  • Over $7 Billion in funded loans, and counting

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Style Guide:

If using our full company name, the “r” is capitalized and the name is followed by “, Inc.” – RateGenius, Inc.

Example: Austin-based refinance platform, RateGenius, Inc., saves people money on their auto loans.

When simply using rateGenius, the “r” is always lowercase unless used at the beginning of a sentence.

Example: RateGenius is an online refinancing platform based out of Austin, Texas.
Example: Based out of Austin, Texas, rateGenius is an online refinancing platform.