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Tuition.io Raises $1 Million With $250 Million Under Management

The outstanding national student loan debt is high in America at over $1 trillion.  Around $864 billion of that amount is backed by the federal government.  A majority of these loans have an interest rate that is higher than 6%.  Formerly known as Binksty, Tuition.io wants to help college students by help with student loans.

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Chromatik Raises $2 Million In Funding From Bruno Mars, Learn Capital, Kapor Capital, Others

Chromatik is a digital music platform company that has recently launched a web and iPad applications to help users learn how to practice, record, and collaborate on music with friends.  Chromatik raised $2 million in funding from pop artist Bruno Mars, Learn Capital, Kapor Capital, 500 Startups, Launchpad LA, MuckerLab and several other angel investors.  Some of the angel investors that participated in this round are in the music industry like Jeff Ayeroff, Dr. Jennifer Snow, Ari Levine, Philip Lawrence, Stephano Kim, Brandon Creed, and Josh Levine.

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