Imagine grabbing brunch with your girls. Giggling over mimosas, catching up on the love life situation (or lack thereof…sigh), getting the scoop on the latest shopping deals and…whether you should pull your money out of your 401k plan to invest elsewhere.
Home ownership is a big part of the American Dream for many families. But, owning a home comes with the possibility of major unexpected expenses when big-ticket items break — and there is no landlord to turn to for repairs.
Today Prosper announced a $50 million investment from an investment fund co-managed by FinEX Asia. The Series G investment, which brings Prosper’s total equity raised to $410 million to date, will be used to make strategic investments in the company’s platform and products. “This investment is a strong signal of confidence in our business fundamentals […]
Today we’re sharing the performance update from the Prosper portfolio for August 2017. This month we saw credit tightening in the higher risk segments continues to slowly shift the portfolio to a higher concentration of lower risk assets (41.9% of assets were rated AA-B in August compared with 39.1% in July).
Do you have a nagging travel itch that just won’t go away? Perhaps you daydream of sitting poolside in Fiji, but your bank account jolts you awake with another staycation in mind. Many of us love traveling, or at least love thinking about it when financial responsibilities get in the way.
While there are a lot of good reasons to ditch the 9-to-5 grind for freelance work, there are also some traps that could cost first-time freelancers a lot of money. These important financial tips can help freelancers avoid expensive mistakes.