Tag Archives: income

Alternative Investments: How to Get 12% Returns (Or More) Through Peer-to-Peer Lending

I recently stumbled across this type of investment on another financial blog site. The site is called Lending Club. Lending Club is headquartered in San Francisco to help give borrowers lowered borrowing costs while giving lenders a preferred rate of return. Lending Club was founded in 2006 by Renaud Laplanche. Renaud got the idea for this business… Read More »

Key Financials When Investing in Real Estate

Key Financials when looking at real estate: Valuing a real estate investment is similar to valuing a business or a stock. For stocks, brokers use ratios such as P/E to see how expensive a stock is relative to the earnings the company produces. Much like this, rental property (especially commercial property), is valued solely on… Read More »

Welcome! The First Post

Hello and welcome to my new blog. I will write about sources of passive income and why everyone needs to increase their financial intelligence. This is the first post in a series of posts to keep you informed about personal finance, the importance of cash flow, and myths about investing or starting a new business.… Read More »