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VIDEO: Alternative Lenders Are So Hot Right Now

VIDEO: Alternative Lenders Are So Hot Right Now

by April 10, 2014 at 11:48 am 0 comments

If you need to borrow money, you picked a great time. New “alternative” –meaning nonbank — lenders are popping up every day. Within the past week, Kabbage, a small business lender, and SoFi, which helps refinance student loans, received large votes of votes of confidence from investors. More recently, person-to-personRead More

Two Startups Ask Users to Lend Money to Friends

Two Startups Ask Users to Lend Money to Friends

by May 22, 2013 at 10:35 am 2 comments

Two new startups promise to ease the pain of borrowing money by making the lenders into your friends rather than banks. One is called Lendstar, based in Germany, and the other is Puddle. Lendstar launched last March, and unveiled more marketing last week. Puddle launched in April 2012, but the companyRead More