Estimating Lending Club's ROI (a survival food interlude)|
Aug 11, 2010, 11:56p - Investing
Some of you may be surprised that my mind is working at all given my limited diet. Since so few have actually undertaken my survival food experiment, I think expecting your mind to give way may be an unrealistic expectation. I believe that most people would recover to some decent level of performance even though they'd only be eating ~1500 ... more »
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P2P Lending + SVM = $$$?
Jul 7, 2010, 1:20p - Investing
Since 2004, I've been intrigued by microfinance. It all started when I read Mohammed Yunus' book "Banker for the Poor". In it, Yunus describes how he was able to improve the lives of poor women in Bangladesh by providing them with small loans (as little as $50 or less). Not only did the lenders get a reliable return, the borrowers ... more »
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