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Crowdfunding, peer to peer investing, and passive income

When I started this blog a few months ago one of the things I wanted to experiment with was generating income from sources other than my job. 1,015 more words

Passive Income

Negotiation Skills

I took a course in school on Personal Development, in the specialized area of Negotiation skills, and I must say that it was an eye opening course. 1,738 more words


Will Customer Expectations Drive Fintech Faster?

I have written several thoughts about the growth in importance of Fintech in recent months and especially how it is set to transform the entire retail banking industry. 632 more words

Current Affairs

J.P. Morgan, OnDeck And The Future of Alternative Lending

Earlier this month, J.P. Morgan announced a strategic partnership with OnDeck Capital to originate, underwrite, and distribute loans targeted specifically at small businesses.

As evidenced by a 28% single-day spike in OnDeck’s share price, this announcement clearly is a big deal to one of the leading FinTech companies today, and has major implications for the future of alternative lending. 1,364 more words


230 Entrepreneurs Rebuke UK Gov Plans To Curb Migration For Tech Talent

Plans by the UK government to curtail the number of skilled tech workers allowed into the country have received a stinging rebuke from over 200 of the UK’s most successful technology entrepreneurs. 2,253 more words