Freedom Tech are a key player in the education financing sector in the UK. The company was co-founded in 2012 by two finance specialists and more recently were taken over by CSI Leasing – a large equipment leasing specialist. They work closely with businesses and the Education sector in offering technology financing solutions.
There are not many organisations in the education financing industry. However, the few that there is, they all have a great amount of extensive knowledge and experience. Freedom Tech offer a number of funding options:
- Leasing – a financing option which enables you to spread the capital cost of an asset.
- Digital 1:1 Schemes – a programme where parents make contributions towards their child’s digital learning device.
- Salary programme – Managing cash flow neutral salary programme.
edde education are purely independent and offer very similar funding options, to ensure all schools can bring technology for their pupils. At edde, we pride ourselves in specialising only in the education sector, allowing us to call upon our extensive knowledge and experience within this unique sector. Whereas Freedom Tech work with businesses too.
When considering a 1-1 digital learning scheme having choice is positive, it helps us all to keep focused on offering the best level of customer service and at edde this is where we excel. edde offer a bespoke administration package, which can be tailored to suit your school’s needs. edde provide an all-encompassing pre and post ordering portal solution, in particular email packages prior to ordering giving parents all the information they require for the options available, therefore reducing the traffic flow of queries to the school. Post order support includes our school view portal, secure disbursal payment collections and our insurance and warranty handling administration. All in all, reducing the administration of running a digital 1-1 scheme.
get in touch
If you are a school looking to lease technology or rolling out a 1:1 scheme into your school, get in touch with us. We never have a problem offering a quote to schools even if you have sourced quotes from another provider. Please give the edde education team a call on 01494 611 465.