Step announces plans for a new crypto & stock investment product

Enables teens and young adults to invest, trade and accrue crypto and stock rewards directly through the Step App

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PALO ALTO, Calif. –– April 12, 2022 –– Step, the all-in-one financial solution for the next generation, today announced a waitlist and unveiled plans for its new crypto and stock investment product, becoming the first financial app that will allow both teens under 18 and young adults to buy, sell, hold and receive crypto. With this new product offering, Step customers will soon be able to invest, trade and accrue rewards in both crypto (with access to a wide library of vetted crypto tokens) and stocks.

“Over the past year and a half, we’ve been able to help more than 3 million customers establish a strong financial foundation and begin to think about their long-term goals,” said CJ MacDonald, Founder and CEO at Step. “As a natural next step in their financial journeys, we’re thrilled to be able to offer teens the ability to budget, spend, save, build credit and now invest for their financial futures directly within the Step App.”

As a natural next step in their financial journeys, we’re thrilled to be able to offer teens the ability to budget, spend, save, build credit and now invest for their financial futures directly within the Step App.”
CJ MacDonald, Founder & CEO at Step

At the end of the day, our goal at Step is to help improve the financial future of the next generation by providing them with access to affordable, modern financial tools and education in a truly Gen Z way."
CJ MacDonald

We are excited to be partnering with Step to expand access to crypto by making it available to younger customers who want to get a jump start on their financial futures."
Edward Woodford, Founder & CEO at Zero Hash

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