back Back

Greenlight introduces Greenlight Max, an educational investing platform for kids

By Pavithra R

January 15, 2021

  • America
  • Greenlight

Greenlight introduces Greenlight Max, an educational investing platform for kids
Tim Sheehan, co-founder and CEO of Greenlight

Greenlight Financial Technology, the FinTech company aiming to help parents raise financially-smart kids, has announced the launch of Greenlight Max, an educational investing platform designed for kids.

Investing is key to building long-term wealth, but it is not inclusive or accessible to many. With the launch, the firm is now shining a light on the world of investing for parents and kids alike. The platform launch is the result of 4 years of customer feedback and expertise in family FinTech and education. 

The new platform enables kids to:

  • research stocks with analysis powered by Morningstar,
  • learn from a library of in-app educational content,
  • propose investments with parental approval and track portfolio performance. 

Greenlight Max plan also includes upgraded safety features like cell phone, purchase and identity theft protection and the Greenlight Black Card, along with its suite of core financial tools for earning, saving, spending and giving.

“At Greenlight, we know that financially-smart kids will have happier and healthier lives. Investing is one of the most important pieces of the personal-finance puzzle. That’s why we launched Greenlight Max — so parents can lay the foundation for building generational wealth,” said Tim Sheehan, co-founder and CEO of Greenlight. 

Founded in 2014, Greenlight Financial Technology is a FinTech company that empowers parents to raise financially smart kids. Its family finance product, Greenlight, is a debit card for kids that parents manage via a SaaS application. In 2017, the company launched a parent-managed debit card and app for kids to teach money management skills. According to company data, the FinTech serves more than 2 mn parents and kids, who have collectively saved $90 mn. Recently, the firm raised $215 mn in Series C at $1.2 bn valuation. The new platform is available for $9.98 per month for the whole family, with no transaction fees for investing.

Previous Article

January 15, 2021

PSCU extends payments processing partnership with Fiserv

Read More
Next Article

January 15, 2021

Permanent TSB selects Experian’s banking categorisation tech

Read More

IBSi Daily News Analysis

digital wallets

March 01, 2024


Banking Sector and regulatory framework: addressing India’s growing demand for secure lockers

Read More

IBSi FinTech Journal

  • Most trusted FinTech journal since 1991
  • Digital monthly issue
  • 60+ pages of research, analysis, interviews, opinions, and rankings
  • Global coverage
Subscribe Now

Other Related News


Hecto Financial eases cross-border transactions with new solution

Read More


additiv expands Middle East presence with new office in Dubai

Read More


FinTech Fello launches Fello 2.0 to boost savings & rewards ecosystem

Read More

Related Reports

Sales League Table Report 2023
Know More
Global Digital Banking Vendor & Landscape Report Q4 2023
Know More
Wealth Management & Private Banking Systems Report Q4 2023
Know More
IBSi Spectrum Report: Supply Chain Finance Platforms Q4 2023
Know More
Treasury & Capital Markets Systems Report Q4 2023
Know More

IBSi Sales League Table

The industry acknowledged barometer of global banking technology vendor performance!
Get your copy now!
Get your copy now! IBSi Sales League Table 2023