How to Borrow Without Banks
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The best way to borrow used to be the only way to borrow: from a bank. These days, however, that may be the least attractive alternative.

Also known as marketplace lending, peer-to-peer lending means bypassing banks and their tight purse strings by getting a loan through online platforms that either dole out money themselves or from multiple individual personal lenders. This might be a good way to find a lower-rate loan without jumping through banking hoops.

Click on a couple of the lenders below, see how they work and how cheaply you could borrow!