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Crowdfunding: A look at 2015 and Beyond!

With it just turning 2016 and all, what better time to reflect on all the advancements made this year and to look ahead to all those still to come in 2016. If you follow this industry at all you know that … Continue reading

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Patch Of Land Raises The Bar By Releasing New Truly “Secured” Investment Structure

As you may remember, in an earlier post entitled “Investor Protection Issue – Why You May Want To Reconsider How “Secure” You Feel About Your Real Estate Crowdfunding Investment,” I took issue with the fact that the majority, if not … Continue reading

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P2P Lending – Taking The Fear Out Of “Shadow Banking”

For years now, big bank lenders have warned the public about the dangers of dealing with “shadow” (i.e. non-bank) lending institutions. The term itself conjures up images of shady back-room deals where someone is handed money in a paper bag and told … Continue reading

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P2P LENDING – Big Money Investors Looking For Piece Of The Pie

It is clear that peer-to-peer (P2P) lending is here to stay but long gone are the days of actual “peers” lending to “peers.” Today Wall Street firms, hedge funds and other “big money investors”, make up the overwhelming bulk of … Continue reading

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P2F2P?? – Facebook Releases “P2P” Payment Service

Earlier this week Facebook announced the release of a new “P2P” payment feature to its messenger service which will allow users to send (and receive) money to each other. While still in beta testing, the service is expected to be … Continue reading

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