Back in September I opened my PeerStreet account, funded it, and made my first investment. In this post I will provide an update on how the investments are performing and share what I’ve learned about PeerStreet’s automated investing tool, plus the birthday gift they recently sent me. Continue reading “My Birthday Gift From PeerStreet”
This is the third post in a series about my PeerStreet account.
In the previous post I showed you what the process looks like to fund an individual account at PeerStreet, so now it’s time to get busy investing the $10,000 I deposited. Investors can pick individual property loans to invest in or use PeerStreet’s automated investing tool. Here’s what each of those look like. Continue reading “My First Investment at PeerStreet”
This is the second post in a series on my PeerStreet investment account
Progress to First Investment
The first post in this series shared my experience setting up an individual investor account at PeerStreet. In this post I will show you what’s involved with funding the account. It took several days to get my account funded, but not because PeerStreet is slow. My local bank was the slow link in the chain, which I’ll explain below. Continue reading “I Funded My PeerStreet Account”
This is the first post in a series on my PeerStreet investment account
What is PeerStreet?
The day after I setup my account I received an email and a phone call from Ethan at PeerStreet. He asked me if I had any questions. I said, “yes, how do I explain to my wife what I’m about to invest in?” The fact that I asked this question should be a red flag, because it’s a good indicator I haven’t done enough research yet. As a general rule I don’t invest in things that I can’t explain to Mrs. R., but I got around it this time by telling her I’m only going to start with $10,000 and see how it goes. Continue reading “I Opened A PeerStreet Account”