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The Top Players in the Peer-to-Peer Lending Market

Peer-to-peer lending is one of the newest forms of alternative finance. As an investor, one stands to make money on a loan’s interest, while borrowers have the advantage on not going through the long process of applying via a bank. The arena has changed, however, since its birth in the early 2000s. In 2009, lots …


How to Make a Wise Peer to Peer Lending Investment

A few months ago, Kriss talked about the rapid growth of the peer to peer lending industry. He pointed out that there are a number of reasons that P2P lending is exploding. He is absolutely right – demand is growing as consumers struggle to secure loans and returns for lenders are great since they get …


Sal Buscemi On Making 10% Per Month with Passive Real Estate Investing

I had the pleasure of interviewing Sal Buscemi on hard money lending and passive real estate investing.  The conversation was enlightening.  Sal came from Wall Street and his now focusing his efforts on real estate.  Check out our interview below and leave a comment. Here’s Sal’s website: And his book on Amazon: Making the Yield; Real Estate …