LendingClub Blog

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3 Ways Marketplace Loans Are Different from Alternative Lending Products

By Armen Meyer, Vice President for Regulatory Strategy and Public Policy at LendingClub Consumer spending comprises two-thirds of the…

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8 Common Teen Money Mistakes

Ever notice lessons about personal finance are often missing from your teen’s class schedule? Of the 3.7 million high…

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Advance-Fee Loan Fraud and Other Scams to Avoid in 2020

From advance-fee loan scams to phishing scams and social security scams, the number of ways scam artists are trying…

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Save Money on Your Health and Wellness: 10 Simple Tips

Every year, Americans spend over $28.6 billion on health club memberships, $30 billion on dietary supplements and more than…

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Marketplace Loans And Institutional Investors: A Match Made in Heaven?

In this issue of Marketplace Insights, we focus on the dynamics driving institutional investors to marketplace loans. As the…

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Q2 2019 LendingClub Platform Update

To ensure balance in our marketplace, we make periodic adjustments based on investor feedback, marketplace demand, loan performance, and…

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8 Creative Ways to Pay Off Debt Fast

Nobody wants to hold onto credit card, medical, or student loan debt forever. So it’s not surprising that we…

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Best Summer Staycation Ideas When You’re on a Budget

A recent LendingClub survey revealed nearly 20% of our members are still paying off last year’s summer vacation expenses.…

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2019 Trends for Baby Boomers in Business

LendingClub surveyed more than 2,700 small business owners with our partner, Guidant Financial, to discover how boomer small business…

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What We Mean When We Talk About Responsible Lending

By Louis Caditz-Peck, Director of Public Policy at LendingClub Responsible lending is not optional. Why would the largest U.S.…

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