Squirrel Money Investor Reviews

About this Company

Squirrel is not a tech start-up. We’ve been in the business of helping Kiwis borrow money since 2008.

 

Squirrel was born during the Global Financial Crisis so we’ve got a natural cynicism about the economy and being prudent. We’ve worked hard for our clients and built a strong and trusted brand in the Auckland housing market, arranging over $2 billion in mortgages. And along the way we’ve also won a heap of awards.

Our business is all about helping Kiwis make better financial decisions.

Peer-to-peer – or as we like to call it, person-to-person lending, was an obvious next step for us. It gives everyday investors better returns at the same time as saving borrowers their hard-earned money. By putting Reserve Funds in place and building a world class IT platform (the Squirrel P2P Marketplace) we also take looking after our investors’ money seriously.

Squirrel Investing is about us challenging lending traditions to create more value for our clients. It’s not revolutionary or scary, it’s just personal lending, done better. We believe in total transparency and you’ll find we’re honest and open about how we work, where our funding comes from and what’s happening with your money.

 

 

Visit squirrel.co.nz/invest

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4.0

Overall Star
Rating

5 Shopper Approved - Review Star
34
(34%)
4 Shopper Approved - Review Star
40
(40%)
3 Shopper Approved - Review Star
19
(19%)
2 Shopper Approved - Review Star
4
(4%)
1 Shopper Approved - Review Star
3
(3%)

Would Invest Again
4.4
5 Shopper Approved - Review Star
63
4 Shopper Approved - Review Star
22
3 Shopper Approved - Review Star
6
2 Shopper Approved - Review Star
5
1 Shopper Approved - Review Star
4
Price Satisfaction
4.1
5 Shopper Approved - Review Star
35
4 Shopper Approved - Review Star
46
3 Shopper Approved - Review Star
16
2 Shopper Approved - Review Star
1
1 Shopper Approved - Review Star
2
Would Recommend
4.1
5 Shopper Approved - Review Star
43
4 Shopper Approved - Review Star
31
3 Shopper Approved - Review Star
18
2 Shopper Approved - Review Star
5
1 Shopper Approved - Review Star
3
Customer Service
4.0
5 Shopper Approved - Review Star
21
4 Shopper Approved - Review Star
10
3 Shopper Approved - Review Star
6
2 Shopper Approved - Review Star
2
1 Shopper Approved - Review Star
4
Investing Process
3.7
5 Shopper Approved - Review Star
33
4 Shopper Approved - Review Star
28
3 Shopper Approved - Review Star
19
2 Shopper Approved - Review Star
12
1 Shopper Approved - Review Star
8

About This Company

Squirrel is not a tech start-up. We’ve been in the business of helping Kiwis borrow money since 2008.

 

Squirrel was born during the Global Financial Crisis so we’ve got a natural cynicism about the economy and being prudent. We’ve worked hard for our clients and built a strong and trusted brand in the Auckland housing market, arranging over $2 billion in mortgages. And along the way we’ve also won a heap of awards.

Our business is all about helping Kiwis make better financial decisions.

Peer-to-peer – or as we like to call it, person-to-person lending, was an obvious next step for us. It gives everyday investors better returns at the same time as saving borrowers their hard-earned money. By putting Reserve Funds in place and building a world class IT platform (the Squirrel P2P Marketplace) we also take looking after our investors’ money seriously.

Squirrel Investing is about us challenging lending traditions to create more value for our clients. It’s not revolutionary or scary, it’s just personal lending, done better. We believe in total transparency and you’ll find we’re honest and open about how we work, where our funding comes from and what’s happening with your money.

 

 

Visit squirrel.co.nz/invest

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Hayden H.
11/09/2018 , Pukekohe

I do like the platform but I think investors should be able to choose their appropriate interest rate for their account. I would like some feedback on this please.

Thanks

Hayden

Would Recommend
4/5
Price
3/5
Investing Process
4/5
Would Invest Again
4/5

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Mark P.
11/05/2018 , Wellington

As I'm a new investor I was a little unsure about how long it would take for my order/s to be picked up. Some guiding information on this may be useful, just to have some idea of the likely timing from order placement to loan investment.

Would Recommend
3/5
Price
4/5
Investing Process
2/5
Would Invest Again
4/5

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Not A.
10/31/2018 , Wellington

Clean app and smooth process to get set up. Needs to be quicker on the allocation of funds, guessing they need more borrowers. Took too long for the investment to start. Overall good experience so far.

Would Recommend
3/5
Price
4/5
Customer Service
2/5
Investing Process
4/5
Would Invest Again
2/5

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Tane C.
10/02/2018 , Christchurch

Annoying to have to accept loans through email. Flicking back and forth from the app. Should all be on the app.

Would Recommend
2/5
Price
1/5
Customer Service
3/5
Investing Process
1/5
Would Invest Again
2/5

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Richard B.
08/13/2018 , Christchurch

Very difficult to work out how things work. Spent ages trying to get an investment to actually work out. have found other peer-to-peer sites much easier to use. You have no basic guidelines easily found, if any at all.

Would Recommend
2/5
Price
3/5
Investing Process
2/5
Would Invest Again
3/5

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