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Goldman Sachs’ Marcus Focus: Online Savings Accounts & Personal Lending

Jason Moser: Goldman Sachs Marcus. Apparently, they are looking to try to help consumers and/ or businesses manage debt a little bit more wisely. You had a chance to take a look at this is Marcus offering that they have, learn more about it. Tell me your takeaways with Goldman Sachs and Marcus. Matt Frankel: […]

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Consumer Goods: How Retailers Manage their Inventory *** INDUSTRY FOCUS ***

Sean O’Reilly: This episode of Industry Focus is brought to you by Rocket Mortgage by Quicken Loans. Rocket Mortgage brings the mortgage process into the 21st century with a fast, easy and completely online process. Check out Rocket Mortgage today at quickenloans.com/fool. Welcome to Industry Focus, the podcast that dives into a different sector of […]

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Here’s How LendingClub Stock Could Go From Bad to Worse

Gaby Lapera: Besides the economics and regulatory issues that these people potentially face, the other thing is a lot of these companies started in 2007, 2008, and they’re very, very small and their growth has been huge since then. You wouldn’t expect them to grow a lot during the middle of the financial crisis. Jay […]

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An Introduction to Peer-to-Peer Lending

Gaby Lapera: Levi asked, “What’s your take on peer-to-peer lending?” He says, “I’m returning 11% on the platform of Lending Club, but I’m down around 40% on the stock. Would you talk about peer-to-peer lending and what hurdles/regulations are needed to clear before these companies can do well?” Do you want to give a basic […]

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Disrupting the Banking Industry Starts With Embracing This Reality

Gaby Lapera: There are some people who need access to loans but, you’re right, they have low credit ratings or they have other risk factors associated with them. They can’t get loans from a bank. A lot of these people turn to payday lenders, which a lot of the time, I’m going to say most […]

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When Should I Start Investing?

Dan Kline: Hey,there! I’m Motley Fool contributor Dan Kline, and on this episode of FAQ, we’re talking about when you should start investing, and how starting as soon as you can will help with all your long-term financial goals. In most cases, the best time to start investing is now, but there’s one big caveat: you […]

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