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Prosper Peer to Peer Lending as a method of boosting returns beyond money markets or should I be cashing out

I have been a lender on Prosper since June 2006. Prosper itself has been around since about October of 2005. When I started, there were about 48,000 members. Today, there are almost 700,000. I think my joining when I did would probably qualify me as an early adopter. During this time, there were few accurate …

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Yodlee Moneycenter for tracking your personal finances vs. Mint or Geezeo or Wesabe or Mvelopes or Quicken

There’s been several articles recently about tracking your personal finances online (article 1, article 2). They mention a wide variety of personal finance tracking sites including: http://www.quickenonline.com/ (which charges)http://www.mvelopes.com/ (which charges)http://www.geezeo.com/http://www.wesabe.com/ (SHUT DOWN)http://www.mint.com/ (BOUGHT BY INTUIT) However, none of the articles I’ve seen have mentioned Yodlee Moneycenter, which I’ve been using for almost a year …

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A Review of the Pentagon Federal Credit Union Platinum Cash Rewards Credit Card

Meet my new credit card:  PenFed VISA Platinum Gas / Cash Rewards Card. The rewards: 5% back on gas, 2% 1% on groceries, and 1.25% 1% on all other purchases. Wow, just wow. I'm very pleased. Not only this, but if you want your account set up for autopay, they will automatically pull the cash …

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