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Peer-to-Peer Lending (Page One Economics, Focus on Finance)

Where can borrowers get loans when banks and credit unions aren't an option? Maybe a low credit score, lack of collateral, or small loan amount don't fit with large lending sources. The November 2015 issue of Page One Economics: Focus on Finance describes a growing trend—peer-to-peer lending—as an alternative for borrowers and potential investment opportunity for lenders.

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Audience:   High School, Consumers, College
Language:   English
Subjects:   Personal Finance
Resource Types:   Publications, Lessons, Newsletter
Concepts:   Credit, Lenders/Borrowers, Interest