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Need Money? Ask A Peer

In this video, a Lending Club borrower explains what it is like to get a personal loan at a lower rate. An Investor also shares his experience investing in hundreds of borrowers and getting a better return while helping them.

Originally aired on WUSA-TV in Washington, DC on September 29, 2010: “Need Money? Ask A Peer“.

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Thursday, September 30th, 2010 at 6:22 am

Comments (4)

  1. […] (via LC Blog) […]

    September 30th, 2010 at 9:20 am

  2. BF:

    Awesome. Rich Dad, Poor Dad recommends having a “separate” career
    and having money working for you even when you sleep. This seems to
    be a great way to have your money working for you, while borrowers
    get a decent rate, am I getting this right? If so, I’m in.

    October 2nd, 2010 at 11:22 pm

  3. Mr.X:

    Wow, so I don’t have to borrow from the banks any more? Great idea.

    October 2nd, 2010 at 11:42 pm

  4. Martin:

    I was looking for a loan, and could not find any other way (except
    for going through a bank) to get a decent loan. The only option
    people have is bothering family members or falling on the trap of
    pay day loans. Peer loans is now an alternative to consumers! Great
    job guys.

    October 7th, 2010 at 12:18 pm


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