Posted by runted on in P2P Lending

Best P2P Lending Platforms in Europe

The concept of peer-to-peer lending in Europe is quite simple. On the one hand, an investor would like to lend through P2P lending platforms, on the other hand, a borrower.

...

Posted by kentemad on in P2P Lending

p2p lending safe

Anyone who has lent a friend 20 dollars because they forgot their wallet has given a peer-to-peer loan. Peer-to-peer lending is simply a way that people with money can lend it to people who need money without going through the traditional process of depositing the money in the bank, earning interest from the bank, then having the bank lend the deposit money out at a higher rate of interest.

...

Posted by runted on in P2P Lending

Anyone who first hears about peer to peer lending and its amazing high-netting return potential is incredulous about all of its claims…I was…you were….everyone was! It just sounds like a scam.

After the initial skepticism was overcome (through research and a bit of trial and error) You got hooked but still found it hard to explain to others how it all works. How and why peer-to-peer lending platforms are capable of generating annual return rates between 8% and 10%….those numbers just sound too crazy to be true….

...

Posted by kentemad on in Impact Investing

What is Social Lending

Social lending is a type of borrowing, quite different to the normal personal loans and credit cards offered by financial institutions. Although it does involve a loan, it is not monitored by a traditional financial institution. It sounds like it could be a loan from someone you know and in a sense it is similar to that.

...

Posted by sedgerhy10 on in P2P Lending

What is P2P lending

Peer-to-peer lending, sometimes abbreviated to P2P lending, is the practice of lending money between individuals. The act of lending from one individual to another has existed for many years, and often done through informal agreements.

...

How Does Crowdfunding Real Estate Work?

Making investments in real estate is like having a permanent life insurance policy that you do not pay premiums for.

...

Internet has made peer lending a possibility for almost everyone, but is it a good idea? Here's what you need to know before borrowing or lending.

There are two ways to approach peer lending (P2P): as a borrower or as a lender. But no matter who you are, there are a number of distinct benefits you can take to strengthen your current financial situation and future that will help you Saving money and getting out of debt.

...

Posted by kentemad on in P2P Lending

Online P2P Lending for Bad Credit

Are you in dire need of urgent capital to embark on a highly promising business endeavor, but all traditional banks and even the leading peer-to-peer lending platforms are not willing to offer you a loan because of your bad credit score?

...

Posted by kentemad on in P2P Lending

Best Peer to Peer Sites In The US

More and more consumers want to cut out Banks and credit card companies and lend directly to each other. Peer-topeer lending is one form of crowd financing and investment used to finance loans that are repaid with interest.

...

How to Lend Through P2P Lending Platforms (Europe)

Everyone has ever dreamed of having high income from work or business, a secure family and money aside. If you look around and look for an investment to help you achieve long-term financial health, investing in P2P loans can be an interesting way for young and middle-aged European investors.

...

Posted by runted on in P2P Lending

Best UK Peer to Peer Lending Platforms for Investors

The UK is renowned for its robust economic muscle. However, this has not been the case all through. A barrage of disappointing financial reports proved one of the most recent UK Recession in 2008-2009. This economic recession in the UK affected many areas including banking and investment firms.

...

Posted by runted on in P2P Lending

Peer to Peer Lending for International Investors

Peer-to-peer lending is a contemporary name for an old practice. People (peer lenders) lending funds directly to family, friends, and acquaintances. The modern p2p website utilizes the internet to introduce borrowers and lenders investing in p2p loans worldwide.

...

Real estate investments should be at the top of the priorities when it comes to investing money. Real estate is one of the safest ways to invest money, and it helps fight inflation. Real estate can also provide passive monthly income by investing in rental properties.

In addition, the risks associated with real estate are quite small compared to equities or bonds. However, this business niche also has its cons. the main disadvantage is that investing in real estate requires big capital.

...

With the bull market beginning to show signs of fatigue and markets starting to discount the risk of a slowdown across major economies in 2019, here we'll explain what that means for peer-to-peer (P2P) markets and how lenders can position themselves to hedge.

Typically, periods of equity sell-off and market volatility tend to see a flight to safety in bonds and more traditional vanilla products. This time though, after more than two years of steadily rising interest rates, we believe that 2019 could mark the peak in US treasury yields for the current business cycle meaning that the road ahead is likely to be bumpy.

...

Posted by canythould43 on in Personal Finance

Dodge these Early Retirement Pitfalls

In order to retire early, our intention is to find a high-paying job where we can work hard. Working hard for hours on end can be constraining. Most working individuals feel that they do not own their time because they need to report on the job 8 hours every single day, sometimes even longer.

...