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    How I Got to Love Crowdlending

    A friend of mine is currently trying to raise a not insignificant sum through a crowdfunding website – for what will, hopefully, turn out to be a very...

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How I Got to Love Crowdlending

A friend of mine is currently trying to raise a not insignificant sum through a crowdfunding website – for what will, hopefully, turn out to be a very profitable venture. With this in mind, I realized that this is at least partly, exactly why I never liked crowdfunding websites; there’s very little in it for…