How sustainable are p2p investments?

A friend and I recently chatted about p2p investments and about how to invest into something sustainable. By sustainability she meant mostly the ethical and ecological aspirations of sustainable investments. This got me thinking about how sustainable – both as in having long term stability and a positive ethical and/or ecological effect – crowdlending and crowdinvesting can be.

Basically, I think there are three layers of sutainability to be considered.

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Mintos Invest&Access: their answer to Bondora Go&Grow

Mintos Invest&Access

Mintos created a new investment product that will come online on June 10th. It caters to investors who don’t want to deal with setting investment strategies or with the p2p loan market in general. In this way, it can be seen as a direct competitor to Bondora’s Go&Grow. It’s not only the name that bears some resemblance….

So, what does Invest&Access do? Instead of reading a lengthy article, just lean back and let me explain in a video:

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Profit versus Effort: 3 investment strategies

Many people are quite hesitant or even annoyed when it comes to thinking about what to do with their savings. I get it: most of us already spend a lot of time in our respective jobs to earn money. As a consequence, we are not really willing to spend even more time to consider what to do with that money. Gathering information about investment opportunities takes a lot of time and numbers are boring anyway.

I suppose this is why blogs like this one exist. To provide condensed information, to show how the investments work and, most importantly, that they return a profit.

In the spirit of passive income the time spent for making investments should be minimized. The money that we spent so much time on earning is supposed to work for us with minimal effort from our side.

As with most things there is a certain relationship between the effort that we take and the profit that we make. Of course, this is also true for financial matters. So, here are my thoughts about 3 possible investment strategies that can give you a certain revenue based on the effort you’re willing to make.

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