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Q & A with NoteX360 – Execution Services for the Alternative Lending Market

I reached out to Simon Hermiz who is the co-founder and CEO of NoteX360 to learn more about their offerings.   The easiest way to understand NoteX360 […]

Investing in Lending Club’s IPO

On November 17th, investors received the below email from Lending Club stating that the IPO shares of Lending Club (ticker: LC) are to be offered […]

Introduction to Peer to Peer Lending for Small Business

This is a guest post from Rob Misheloff from SmarterFinanceUSA.  Rob specializes in helping small businesses get access to loans – some of which he […]

The History of Peer to Peer Lending

This is a guest post from Suretize.  Suretize is about making money from money. For individuals, it provides ‘starter’ information about how to maximize the […]

My Peer to Peer Lending Returns – Q3 2014

Q3 of 2014 continued the trend of returns over 10% in both Prosper and Lending Club.  I now have nearly $22,000 invested between Lending Club […]

From the Peer And Social Lending Mailbox – #2

As the blog continues to gain readership, I often get questions from the contact form. We all know that there is no such thing as a stupid […]

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The History of Peer to Peer Lending

This is a guest post from Suretize.  Suretize is about making money from money. For individuals, it provides ‘starter’ information about how to maximize the money they already have.  They have created the below timeline and post to outline the history of peer to peer lending.

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Investing in Lending Club’s IPO

On November 17th, investors received the below email from Lending Club stating that the IPO shares of Lending Club (ticker: LC) are to be offered through Fidelity.  Keep in mind it was recently reported that Lending Club may be seeking a buyer. If you are a Lending Club investor as of September 2014, you should […]

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Top Peer to Peer Lending Complaints

I have been reading a lot of gloomy remarks about peer to peer lending around the web.  Some of them are valid concerns and complaints, but most in my opinion simply show a lack of understanding and education. I have a feeling that many people jumped on the bandwagon of investing in peer to peer […]

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Introduction to Peer to Peer Lending for Small Business

This is a guest post from Rob Misheloff from SmarterFinanceUSA.  Rob specializes in helping small businesses get access to loans – some of which he refers to peer to peer small business loan sites.  I invited Rob to do a post since small business lending is something I don’t know much about.  As you may […]