How I run my WordPress site for (almost) free
I received an email last month telling me my hosting subscription is due to expire and I’ll need to renew it. Of course, my hosting provider also told me they’ll be nice and auto-renew my subscription, so I don’t lose my websites.
An initial review on BitOfProperty
BitOfProperty is a blockchain-based real estate crowdfunding platform that lets you invest in international rental properties starting with 50 EUR.
Swaper p2p lending site – first impressions
Swaper is a Latvian p2p lending marketplace offering short-term consumer loans to its investors with a 12% interest rate. For investors that put more than 5000 EUR into their account, they offer an extra 2% interest rate on their investments.
15 books to read when you travel around the world
I’ve been travelling a lot for the past 6 months. One of the perks of travelling is that you spend a good chunk of your time in transit. Good use of this time for me is to read. This long vacation has been good for me. I’ve experienced for the first time in many years […]
July update on my p2p lending portfolio (Update 7)
This is the 7th month I keep detailed track of my p2p lending portfolio. While it does provide value to me, I’m not sure it does the same for you. So I’ll try to keep this light and short.
July update on my real estate crowdfunding portfolio (Update 7)
I have a small real estate crowdfunding portfolio that I keep track of every month. It’s separated from my p2p lending portfolio primarily because these are not quite p2p investments. My investments here are in platforms that focus on 2 types of investments: buy-to-sell and rental properties.
20 proven real estate crowdfunding platforms from Europe that I like
Real estate crowdfunding is a way in which you can directly invest in a real estate property without having the capital to buy the full property. Here are some of the platforms I’ve invested in.
A short review on Brickstarter
Brickstarter is the place to go if you want to invest in Spanish vacation rental properties. This real estate crowdfunding platform buys tourist rental properties, renovates them and then sells them back at an increased value.
WiseAlpha corporate bonds – a safer alternative to p2p lending?
WiseAlpha is an online platform that offers individual investors senior secured and high yield corporate bonds and loans from UK companies.
Mintos Review: 2 years since I started investing
Mintos is the biggest p2p lending platform in Europe, with 5+ billion € in funded loans. I’ve been investing in Mintos for the past 2 years with great results.