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Peer Lending Scams and other Business Loan Dangers

Watch for these four clues to peer lending scams and avoid high-interest small business loans. So you need money and the banks just aren’t lending. As if someone is listening, you get an email offering loans of up to $50,000 with no credit check. Is it a lifeline from above or one of those too-good-to-be-true […]

Are Peer Lending Risks the Wild West of Online Loans?

Is perception of peer lending risks scaring people from the revolution in American finance? The old west analogy is used way too often in my opinion. You don’t have to listen to the news for long before someone makes the comparison between a local neighborhood and the American west of the nineteenth century. So when […]

Forget Peer Lending, Get Crowdfunding Instead!

Crowdfunding can be a great alternative to a peer loan for people that need money for a project or business idea Peer lending has had a record year and is on its way to becoming a mainstream form of financing for many Americans. Interest rates have come down, making it possible for many to escape […]