Envestio – A very promising crowdfunding platform

Envestio’s overview is a newcomer in crowd-lending area, with a very promising platform. It features long-term real-estate and business loans, with interest rates usually between 15% and 20%. While there’s no buyback guarantee, new projects are at least 90% secured. Visit Envestio’s website My opinion on Envestio <div></div>   Detailed ratings Interests rate ​ ‘s … Read moreEnvestio – A very promising crowdfunding platform

Making money with Amazon Mechanical Turk

I discovered Amazon Mechanical Turk while searching for a way to make money online and work part-time. It’s one of the most famous crowdsourcing websites; it allows businesses to post online micro-tasks (at most a few minutes long), which will be completed by online workers. Due to their short durations, these tasks pay very little … Read moreMaking money with Amazon Mechanical Turk

P2P lending portfolio review for April 2018

Overview of the month April was another quiet month for my P2P lending portfolio. I withdrew some more funds from my Omaraha’s portfolio as it’s getting harder and harder to invest there, and managed to withdraw some money from Bondora. Website changes I didn’t have time to update many articles, but finally started Alternative Investment’s … Read moreP2P lending portfolio review for April 2018

P2P lending portfolio review for March 2018

Overview of the month It’s time for changes ! I finally decided to stop investing in Bondora, as I’m totally unsatisfied by the ever-decreasing returns. The two available options were either selling my portfolio, or stopping the portfolio manager. As I’m not in a hurry to get my funds back, I chose the latter option, … Read moreP2P lending portfolio review for March 2018

Three investing mistakes that may harm your P2P lending or real-estate crowdfunding portfolio

Like other investment forms, P2P lending and real-estate crowdfunding come with associated risks. This post will introduce you with three classical investing mistakes that beginners and even advanced investor may make. Investing mistake #1 : investing money you need Always consider your future financial needs before investing. Many P2P lending companies provide a secondary market, … Read moreThree investing mistakes that may harm your P2P lending or real-estate crowdfunding portfolio

My four favorite P2P lending and real-estate crowdfunding companies

Alternative investments already features a long guide comparing many peer-to-peer lending and real-estate crowdfunding companies. However, it’s a long read, and I understand it can be intimidating. So, here’s a much shorter list of my favorite companies. Keep in mind that limiting the number of entries is necessarily unfair, and doesn’t mean that the missing … Read moreMy four favorite P2P lending and real-estate crowdfunding companies

P2P lending portfolio review for February 2018

Overview of the month The most important change in my P2P lending portfolio was that I withdrew some cash from Omaraha. Also, in order to write Crowdestor‘s review, I invested a small sum in this firm’s first project. Current performance Omaraha In spite of offering a large bonus, I got nearly no new loan at … Read moreP2P lending portfolio review for February 2018

Crowdestor review : a new real-estate crowdfunding platform

Crowdestor’s overview offers real-estate and business loans. Their interest rates are usually above 15%, for durations shorter than one year. No buyback guarantee is provided, as is often the case with such loans.   Visit Crowdestor’s website My overall opinion on Crowdestor   Detailed ratings Interests rate The interest rates for the current projects are … Read moreCrowdestor review : a new real-estate crowdfunding platform

ICO portfolio review for January 2018

After a crazy rise in December, January was a very bad month for crypto-currencies. The most famous one, Bitcoin, lost about two third of its value. As a result, my ICO portfolio also suffered. I’m really happy I invested only a small sum as I’m not sure I could bear such volatility ! Portfolio structure … Read moreICO portfolio review for January 2018

P2P lending portfolio review for January 2018

Overview of the month The first month of 2018 looked suspiciously like the last month of 2017 ! I once again added money to CrowdEstate and BulkEstate. Returns were overall equivalent to last month, the exception being once again Bondora. Current performance Omaraha Omaraha is currently suffering from a large cash drag. It’s very hard … Read moreP2P lending portfolio review for January 2018