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SAN CARLOS, Calif., August 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Oportun (Nasdaq: OPRT) today announced that it has been named Best Place to Work for 2021 by the Bay Area News Group for the third year in a row. Oportun has been named a premier workplace by regional or national publications in each of the past seven years.

The Bay Area Top Workplaces list is based solely on employee feedback collected as part of a survey that measures several aspects of workplace culture, including alignment, execution, and connection. Opportunity employees at its Bay Area offices and retail stores participated in the survey.

“Being named Top Workplace for the third year in a row is a strong validation of our efforts to create a diverse, fair and inclusive work culture where our employees have a real sense of belonging,” said Raul Vazquez, CEO of Opportunity. “Maintaining an innovative culture with a strong sense of purpose requires continuous and deliberate work. We are proud to see our vision reflected in the feedback our employees have provided to Bay Area Top Workplaces. “

As an AI-driven, inclusive and affordable financial services provider, Oportun is guided by a mission to provide affordable and responsible credit to people with low and moderate incomes. Since 2006, Oportun has loaned more than $ 10.5 billion through more than 4.3 million affordable loans that have saved clients an estimated $ 1.9 billion in interest and fees, according to a study commissioned by Timely and led by the Financial Health Network, a leading not-for-profit authority on consumer financial services. health. About Oportun Oportun (Nasdaq: OPRT) is a financial services company that leverages its digital platform to deliver responsible consumer credit to hardworking people. Using AI-powered models that are built on 15 years of proprietary customer information and billions of unique data points, Oportun has granted over 4 million loans and over $ 10 billion in affordable credit, providing its customers alternatives to payday loans and auto titles. In recognition of its responsibly designed products that help consumers build their credit history, Oportun has been certified as a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) since 2009.

Media Contact George Gonzalez 650-769-0441 [email protected]

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