Savings: Is ‘peer to peer’ lending the answer to beating inflation?

Savings: Is ‘peer to peer’ lending the answer to beating inflation?With inflation outstripping interest rates it is hard, if almost impossible, for most UK savers to get a return on their savings accounts above inflation. Furthermore, with the extension of the Funding for Lending Scheme (FLS), inflation predicted to rise and more Quantitative Easing (QE) on the horizon, things are likely get worse for savers before they get better. What rate of interest do you need to beat inflation? Inflation is ...