Tags: p2pmoney

Lies, damn lies and statistics

July 20th, 2012
We have all seen the advertisements “8.8% gross yield”, “earn 8.6% AER", "average gross rate was 10.4%", "returns typically above 8%", "average interest... 10.49%".  One of the reasons the P2P Money website came into existence was to provide a level com… more »

Cashback still available

June 26th, 2012
Cashback offers are still running on Zopa, Funding Circle and RateSetter for new lenders and borrowers.  These range from £10 for lending a mere £100 on RateSetter to £250 for borrowing a £100k on Funding Circle. These offers (subject to terms and cond… more »

P2P Money celebrates its first birthday

June 16th, 2012
P2P Money
Today the P2P Money website celebrates its first birthday.  The website was started life as the only independent source of information on peer-to-peer lending and borrowing in the UK, and today it still remains unique.  The site has grown to include int… more »

Funding Circle cashback offer

May 15th, 2012
Funding Circle
There are now no less than 31 loan requests on Funding Circle for just under £2million.  Rates up to 11.3% (as of today) are available for loans than close within the next 2 days.  There is an amazing £40 cashback offer to new lenders if they lend £1000… more »

Download P2P lending guide

May 9th, 2012
You can download a very informative peer-to-peer lending guide from MarketViews, written by Jenifer Hill, which covers background on P2P lending with some detailed information on Zopa, Funding Circle and RateSetter.  This is a very good introduction to… more »