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Gustav, Hanna, and Finance – Prosper Roundup

by RateLadder on 08/30/08

StormsKeep your eye on the horizon looks like another storm or two is brewing. Be prepared and stay safe as hurricanes are blowing. Well they’re not listed at hurricanes right now, they’re still tropical storms, but damage can still be severe. Check weather updates at www.weather.com.

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RateLadder is a Prosper lender and has been since July, 2006. He has a passion for p2p lending. He owns RateLadder — My Prosper.com Journey and other P2P Lending Adventures, P2P No Bank the P2P Blog Aggregate, and ProProsper — Professional Tools for Prosper Lenders featuring SQL access to Prosper data.

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One Response

Patrick | August 30th, 2008 at 9:13 am

I don’t live on the Gulf Coast any longer, but I know from experience that the damage can be catastrophic. I wish the best for those in the path of the storms.

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