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Written by Blanche Evans on Wednesday, 18 March 2015 12:38 pm

The national average for the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage last week was 3.86 percent, according to… 612 more words

Lending Club Ave Loan $14K and More

Tom Green from Lending Club participated in a recent BreakingBanks podcast.  He is the VP of New Business Initiatives at Lending Club.

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Local Business Triumphs Over Hardships

Paul and Marilyn Langdon own a small diner based in Bloomfield, Connecticut. The diner was a community staple and afforded the couple a comfortable lifestyle. Unfortunately, Marilyn became ill in 2011 and was no longer able to work. 232 more words

5 Social Media Data Segments to Use in Credit Underwriting

Millions of Data Points!

In my previous post I highlighted 4 sources of Big Data as a starting point in building a commercial lending decision framework on top of your current standard processes.  860 more words


2 Low-Beta Finance Stocks for Steady Income

“Further TCP Capital’s shares movement is less dependent on the market’s proclivity, as visible in its beta of 0.38. Based on decent growth and steady dividends, shares of the company gained 9.5% in 2014, offering investors a source of regular income as well as the potential for long-term capital appreciation.” 12 more words

Credit Risk Modeling

Saving Carver Federal, NY's last black bank

By Aaron Elstein

Harlem’s renaissance is impossible to miss. Starbucks and Banana Republic line 125th Street. Whole Foods is coming. Marcus Samuelsson’s Red Rooster restaurant draws gourmands from everywhere, and busloads of tourists come to hear gospel choirs in the churches. 202 more words

News From The Soul Brother

4 Simple Steps to Prepare for Homebuying

Buying a home is a pretty big deal.  It’s likely the single largest purchase a person makes in his or her entire life.  Most people don’t wake up one day and think hmmm…I think I’ll buy a house today. 435 more words

Home Buying