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How financing works

How our stock option exercise financing works

Non-recourse financing is a low-risk way for startup employees to exercise and own their stock options.*

Own your options

Six simple steps:

  • 1

    You request financing

    Create your Secfi account with your equity details.

  • 2

    We review your request

    We assess your company and whether it’s the right time for you and Secfi to work together.

  • 3

    We discuss the proposal

    After you’re approved, we put together your personal equity proposal, including rates and potential gains.

  • 4

    You receive the cash

    You receive the cash to cover all your exercising costs, including any taxes and fees.

  • 5

    You exercise your options

    You buy your options and pay applicable taxes and fees.

  • 6

    Congrats!

    You're now a shareholder in your company and you didn't have to risk your own money or take on debt.

Exercise financing with Secfi

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What our clients say
Secfi felt like the safest option. There is upside and almost no downside, and I might as well play it safe.
Victor
Engineering leader at a pre-IPO startup

It’s easy to get started

  • Tools to help you understand your equity
  • Personalized 1:1 guidance from equity strategists
  • Low-risk financing to buy your options
  • No need to pay back until your company exits
  • Tools to help you understand your equity
  • Personalized 1:1 guidance from equity strategists
  • Low-risk financing to buy your options
  • No need to pay back until your company exits