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Investing for the future doesn’t need to be complicated! | Bondora Heroes: Ep 2

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Welcome to the second episode in our exciting Bondora Heroes series. Bondora is approaching 90,000 investors and we want to continue getting closer to our vibrant community, showing how some of you live and invest. In today’s episode you will meet Claudia, an investor from Estonia. Claudia shares her goals for the future, talks about…

When is the best time to start investing? | Bondora Heroes: Ep 1

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Welcome to the first episode in our exciting Bondora Heroes series. As we approach 80,000 Bondora investors, this series is a perfect way to showcase the stories of our investors – and what they do in their everyday lives. Meet Joao, a Portuguese entrepreneur living in Estonia. If you’ve ever thought to yourself ‘When should…

Meet Dirkjan – An entrepreneur from the Netherlands

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Dirkjan started investing with Bondora out of curiosity, and to compare his returns to what he could get in the Netherlands. But now, Dirkjan’s curiosity has turned into filling up a nice piggy bank. Read more below! Tell us about yourself I started my own web design agency during my study Commercial Economics at the…

Lernen Sie Thomas, den Investor aus der Schweiz kennen

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1. Erzählen Sie uns etwas über sich und was bereitet Ihnen besonders Spaß. Meine Name ist Thomas Kovacs, ich bin 22 Jahre jung und investiere Geld seit ich 17 bin. Ich bin geboren in der Schweiz und Lebe in Zürich. Früh habe ich mich für die Börse und andere Investments wie Rohstoffe oder auch P2P-Kredite…

Bondora stories: Meet Uwe, an Event Manager from Germany

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1. Tell us about yourself and what you do for fun. My name is Uwe Vinzelberg. I am 47 years old and a father of two sons, I work as an Event Manager and as a hobby I like to ride my bike, play table tennis and travel. 2. What made you start investing with…

Meet Thomas Larch – an entrepreneur and a sound engineer who lives in Italy

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Tell us about yourself and what you do for fun. My name is Tom I live in the beautiful South Tyrol/Italy. I’m an Entrepreneur and run a local youth service, I’m Calisthenics coach and occasionally work as an audio engineer for various music groups and live festivals. In my free time, I love to educate…

From friend to foe? Digital banks to start competing with peer-to-peer lenders

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As part of a new series on the popular Bondora blog, here is our first guest post from an expert in the world of Peer-to-Peer lending – Ryan Weeks. Ryan is the editor of AltFi News, the go-to news and analysis service for alternative finance. He is also the founder and host of the Millennial…

Meet Marcin, an entrepreneur and Bondora investor from Poland

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1. Tell us about yourself and what you do for fun. I am an entrepreneur. A few years ago I was deeply involved in alternative investments (fine wine), right now I co-own an esthetic medicine clinic and run an educational foundation devoted to helping people with alopecia. In my free time, I like to cycle…

Meet Elena, an engineer from Bulgaria

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1. Tell us about yourself and what you do for fun. I am born and I live in Sofia, the capital of Bulgaria. I have a Master degree in Communication technologies Engineering but this didn’t become my profession. I work as a Software Quality Assurance Engineer for the last decade or so. I dedicated nearly…

Investor Visits – Exclusive insights from Martin

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Last month, our German investors Martin and Ulrike visited the Bondora HQ in Tallinn, Estonia. Martin has been investing with Bondora for over 5 years and is an avid user of the API, find out more below. 1. Tell us a bit about yourself. 52 years old, living in the south of Germany in a…