Rent is due: Domuso covers cash-strapped tenants' backs for a price

Rent-collection service takes on a renter's housing costs if they agree to pay it back with interest

Many landlords won’t offer any flexibility to cash-strapped renters who can expect late fees and eviction notices when they miss payment deadlines. Domuso, a rent-collection platform for landlords and property managers, has found an innovative way to offer tenants some breathing room: It will cover their rent if they agree to pay Domuso back — with interest.