PeerBerry review July 2022 – Widely trusted platform, slightly deceiving performance

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List of PeerBerry loans showing the loan originator, loan kind, interest rate, term and available amount.
Available loans list
List of PeerBerry loans showing the loan originator, loan kind, interest rate, term and available amount.

PeerBerry's overview PeerBerry allows to invest in a large array of loans, from short-term consumer loans to real-estate or business loans. Interest rates tend to fluctuate frequently, but commonly range from 10% to 13%. These loans are secured by a buyback guarantee. My opinion on PeerBerry If it weren’t for the slightly lower returns than … Read more

Iuvo review

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Part of Iuvo's loans list

Iuvo’s overview Iuvo is a marketplace for peer-to-peer loans. It focuses on investments safety, as the loan originators A loan originator is the firm that originally provides the loan to the borrower. They usually lend a small percent of the amount using their own funds, while the remaining is put on sale on loans marketplaces. … Read more

EstateGuru review

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Collateral for one of EstateGuru's bridge loans
Collateral for one of EstateGuru's bridge loans
Collateral for one of EstateGuru's bridge loans

EstateGuru's overview focuses on real-estate loans. The projects are rather conservative, usually yielding around 10% for durations of one year or more. My opinion on EstateGuru While the interest rates offered by EstateGuru‘s projects are lower than at or , this platform provides great investment opportunities for those who want a more conservative portfolio. It’s … Read more

Why I use neither Bondora’s Go & Grow nor Mintos Strategies

A very quick overview of Bondora’s Go & Grow and Mintos Strategies Both Go & Grow and Strategies are designed to make investing easier. By itself, it’s a very laudable goal. I mean, which investor in his right mind enjoys configuring Mintos’ auto-invest ? There’s no denying that using a Mintos strategy is much, much … Read more

Real-estate and business crowdfunding platforms

An much reduced number of P2B platforms In early 2020, many platforms offering P2B (peer-to-business) loans proved to be scams : Kuetzal disappeared first in January, shortly followed by Envestio. The bad news weren’t over for investors as in April, Monethera announced its wind-down. Finally, Grupeer proved to be at least partly a scam, as … Read more

Default risk : what if the borrower doesn’t pay ?

The #1 risk when investing in loans A borrower who doesn’t reimburse the loans is obviously the greatest risk when investing in loans. Unfortunately, individual borrowers may be unable to reimburse their loans, real-estate projects may fail, and businesses may go bankrupt. Overall, all loans kinds are likely to default. In this article, we’ll examine … Read more

Investing mistakes that may harm your crowdlending portfolio

Crowdlending is a risky investment Like other investment forms, crowdlending come with associated risks. This post will introduce you with several classical investing mistakes that beginner and even advanced investors may make. Basically, it boils down to being patient, diversifying your portfolio, being on the lookout for red flags, and having realistic performance expectations – … Read more

Crowdestor review

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Key borrower metrics on Crowdestor's project description

Crowdestor's overview offers real-estate and business loans. Their interest rates are usually in the 14%-26% range, for durations varying from one to two years. My opinion on Crowdestor Since Summer 2020, many improvements were unveiled at . It started with the enhanced projects descriptions and borrower’s credit report, which are a huge step forward in … Read more