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Report from Finovate 2007: Next Generation Financial Services

Lending Club was privileged to present this week at Finovate, a one-day conference focused on innovative companies that are…

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Super-anxious because of small changes in the market?

That might be a symptom of being human. It’s a very strange feeling when you start investing—any small change…

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Debt Discomfort Doesn’t Prevent Borrowing

In the past, we’ve discussed how nearly half of Americans are concerned about their outstanding credit card debt. With…

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What Tim Ferriss has to say about going broke

In any investment decision, it is important to understand your risk tolerance. Each time you create a P2P loan…

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Prepaying Your Mortgage

In my recent post about amortization, I discussed the different categories of repayment. I also mentioned that prepayment, when…

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Deferred Gratification – Would you pass the marshmallow test?

Can you delay your gratification? Or do you need to see results right now? One experiment, done in the…

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P2P Lending: How Affiliations Are Mutually Beneficial

One of the most unique features of Lending Club is the way it connects lenders and borrowers together with…

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Failing at enveloping—what went wrong

Remember enveloping? Enveloping is a method of tracking your finances and creating a budget by putting all your money…

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How Lending Club Can Give Better Rates to Borrowers AND Lenders

It may seem strange that Lending Club can offer better rates to both borrower and lenders. You might expect…

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Money Saving Tips – Buy Generic

Earlier, I wrote about the benefits of buying used items. Now let’s look at buying generic. The Simple Dollar…

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