Looks like Grupeer is going the same way as Envestio. P2P is finally being tested by a crash. How will it emerge from the current crisis?
For your bank accounts you probably have a two-factor identification to protect your personal data and money. But what about alternative investments like crowdlending, cryptos and peer-to-peer lending? Nick from Total Balance tested some of these platforms on their security.
Funding Secure Enters Administration: What’s the Future for P2P Lending? | Gentleman’s Family Finances
GFF gives us a warning about the risks of P2P lending, something that isn’t talked about enough in our opinion.
New Features on FIREhub.eu In the last few weeks and months we’ve been busy adding new features to FIREhub. Did you notice that you can comment on the Bloggers on FIRE interviews, the Blog Post of the Month and other articles here on FIREhub? Check it out and let us know what you think! We also added a Resources section where you can find European FI podcasts, the Bloggers on FIRE interviews and our newly-created category European Investing Blogs. We…
Peter from MyInvestment.Blog has put together a beginner’s guide to crowdlending.
Podcast: Picking the Right Countries for Early Retirement | Max| by FI Europe| FI Europe interview a Brit who retired (FIREd) in Portugal. An episode about investing (bonds, P2P lending, broker, strategies…) and the Portugese way of life. You can read the transcript and show notes here. Podcast created by financial-independence.eu
That Guy at Total Balance classifies crowdlending in various buckets, then suggests strategies we can use to diversify our portfolio based on risk and risk appetite.
The Obvious Investor explains why P2P lender Lendy went under and offers some words of caution.