Lenders

Payday Loans by the Numbers 0

Payday Loans by The Numbers

Payday loans, online loans and similar short-term lending products provide an important and valuable service not offered by traditional lenders. According to the American Bankers Association (ABA), only one percent of all loans made...

personal loans replacing credit cards 0

Personal Loans Replacing Credit Cards

Personal loans existed as a way for consumers to access short term credit long before credit cards were even invented. When they first became available, credit cards were actually charge cards which required the...

Avant Credit 0

Avant Credit

Avant Credit is a private financial services and consumer finance company. It was founded in 2012 by Al Goldstein and John Sun. From its headquarters in Chicago Avant Credit’s staff of 600 works diligently...

Prosper Marketplace 0

Prosper: Peer-to-Peer Lending

When consumers seek personal loans for things like bill consolidation, auto purchases, home down payments, business ventures and home repairs, the path of traditional lenders may seem hopeless, especially for consumers with less than...

Secured Loans vs Unsecured Loans 0

Secured Loans vs Unsecured Loans

In today’s confusing world of finance and banking institutions, it can be easy to get lost in all the terminology. When it comes to loans, financial rules separate these into two categories: secured and...

Kabbage 0

Kabbage

Kabbage, Inc. is a financial services company based in Atlanta, Georgia, and formed for the purpose of financing technology and data online. One of the unique aspects of Kabbage is that it streamlined the...