Tags: p2pmoney

P2P cashback site launched

December 14th, 2011
P2P Money
P2P Money have launched a cashback site that will allow new users to be rewarded for using peer-lending.  Currently Funding Circle and Zopa are featuring with rewards of £25 gift vouchers.  The Funding Circle offer will expire at the end of December so… more »

Quakle post-mortem

December 8th, 2011
Quakle
There have been articles over the last few days in the Daily Mail and This is Money entilted "Savings fears as loan firm Quakle goes bust" and today in the FT entilted "Peer-to-peer loans company closes" about the demise of Quakle.  This was bound to ca… more »

Zopa tweaks borrower fee structure

December 4th, 2011
Zopa has confirmed today that it has tweaked the fee structure it charges borrowers.  Previously Zopa charged all successful borrowers a fixed fee of £130, however it has raised this fee in the B, and C and Y markets to £150 and £200 respectively.  In a… more »

Earn £25 with Zopa

November 27th, 2011
Zopa
P2P Money can exclusively offer of a £25 Amazon Gift Voucher for anyone taking out their first loan with Zopa, or successfully lending out £2000 over the next year, when they sign-up to Zopa via P2P Money.  Further information and terms and conditions a… more »

Predicted vs. actual bad debts

November 17th, 2011
Most peer-lenders give predictions on what bad debt a lender should expect either annually or over the lifetime of a loan.  Unfortunately the occurence of a bad debt isn't spread uniformly over the period of a loan.  For several years Zopa was reporting… more »