If you count building wealth for the long term among your investment objectives, a portion of your portfolio is likely dedicated to assets focused on capital appreciation/growth (like stocks). After all, assets like these have historically offered healthy returns, and for many investors have served as the foundation to long-term financial goals like saving for… Continue reading How LendingClub Notes May Help You Generate Long-Term Wealth
Create a financial plan for your first year in business. Set up a sales forecast and a target expense budget. These are essentially your best guesses, and you should have a “plan B” in case things don’t work out as you expected. Don’t know where to start? No problem. The SBA provides a great guide… Continue reading Top 10 Tips for New Small Businesses
You may have heard that checking your rate for a personal loan through Lending Club won’t impact your credit score. But traditionally, credit inquiries do impact credit scores. So, how does it all work? Soft credit inquiries We use something called a soft credit inquiry when you check your rate. A soft credit inquiry is… Continue reading Soft vs. Hard Credit Inquiries
What is APR Anyway? Why is it important? Most of us have heard the term dozens of times, whether it’s the fast talker on the radio ad or the car commercial selling an introductory rate, and many of us just glaze over. Who wants to do math gymnastics while they’re trying to relax and watch… Continue reading What is APR?
Most small businesses need to obtain financing at some point, but there can be an overwhelming number of options out there. We know as a business owner you’re busy and don’t have a lot of time to spare. To help you better understand your options, we’ve put together a quick guide to shed some light… Continue reading Guide to Business Financing
What are your investment objectives? If “generate income” is high on your list, you might be surprised to learn that LendingClub Notes could be an advantageous addition to your overall investment strategy. In their search for yield, some investors have shifted their allocations away from traditional fixed income tools like Treasurys or broad bond funds… Continue reading Seeking Investment Income? See How LendingClub Notes Can Help
During the week of 2Q 2017 earnings in August, CEO Scott Sanborn was featured on Bloomberg TV and Bloomberg Radio, discussing the firm’s focus on growth over the last year and what the future holds for the company. After focusing on fine-tuning LendingClub’s internal processes in 2016, LendingClub is back to growing in 2017 with… Continue reading Back and Better Positioned than Ever—CEO Scott Sanborn Interviews with Bloomberg