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Forget the scammy ‘systems’ and promises of becoming an overnight millionaire with little starting capital. But you can earn attractive passive income. First thing first, there is no such thing as a free lunch. If anyone tells you that you can make a fortune from a few hundred or even a few thousand pounds with little time or effort involved, it’s a scam. There is a reason why few people earn big money and consider themselves to...
Forget the scammy ‘systems’ and promises of becoming an overnight millionaire with little starting capital. But you can earn attractive passive income.
In the past few years crowdfunding became very popular among those looking for capital for their project. Here is how to do it right.
The terms saving and investing tend to go hand in hand, but the two activities are actually very different and we believe it is important to understand the difference.
Commercial Property P2P Lending offers greater capital protection from the property and longer tenancies, making one of the most secure forms of p2p lending.
Wine appears to have always been part of human history, although it was not until 500 BC that the Romans brought wine to France.
In our Buy-to-Let series, ‘Buy-to-Let: time to let go?’ we have explored the various challenges currently facing private landlords and put forward alternatives for property backed investment, Proplend, of course being one!
Some peer-to-peer lending investors seem to take great comfort from the existence of a Provision Fund, so what exactly is it? And why might it be important to check if P2P Lending platforms have one or something similar?
The government is set to hand the Bank of England the power to restrict a property investors’ ability to borrow, on buy-to-let properties, by limiting the LTV at which lenders can lend.
All bad news for those looking for property backed investments? Not necessarily…in fact it’s good news for the emerging P2P Lending sector.
A look at the Innovative Finance ISA, related to Peer-to-Peer Lending (P2P), coming April 2016. Get the headlines of the changes in ISA regulation, and find out more about how it will affect the P2P lending industry.
Wine is an improving asset in diminishing supply, says Vin-x
Award-winning property crowdfunding platform, The House Crowd, is celebrating a year of growth as turnover hits £1.1M for 2015 – an increase of over 140% from 2014.
US and UK interests sold to Australian vintner for $552m
However, it has only been within the last few years that fine wine investment has come to be seen as a viable alternative investment asset.
Company launching new fund focused on financial technology firms
Though analysts believe buyer numbers will fall
Wine has appreciated at double the rate of the second-best asset class, says Vin-X Wine Investment
Distiller agrees distribution partnership with buyer Grupo Peñaflor
Food and online businesses offset struggling clothing division
Italian vintages see robust demand
Spirits maker considers sale of California vineyard
Treasury Wine Estates buys US and UK wine interests