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Articles by Joseph Gomez

An investing geek who’s tried it all—from Bogleheads to day trading to crypto—and lived to tell the tale.

Which Investment Brokerage in Singapore is Best? Here’s How to Decide
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Which Investment Brokerage in Singapore is Best? Here’s How to Decide
If you’re looking for a brokerage, congrats! It means you (hopefully) know how to start investing and are ready to enter the stock market and buy some shares. Before you...
13 February 2024
5 Best Regular Savings Plans in Singapore 2024: Invest With $100 a Month
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5 Best Regular Savings Plans in Singapore 2024: Invest With $100 a Month
If you promised yourself that you would finally start investing in 2024, good on you. Before you begin this journey, remember that investing is easier than you think. It’s more...
30 January 2024
Interactive Brokers Singapore Review (2024): How Does It Fare Against Saxo Markets and Tiger Brokers?
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Interactive Brokers Singapore Review (2024): How Does It Fare Against Saxo Markets and Tiger Brokers?
Whenever someone comes up with a list of the top 10 online brokers, you’re probably going to find Interactive Brokers (IBKR) up there at the top 3—and for good reason....
23 January 2024
GetGo Car Sharing Review (2023): Prices, Promos, and New EV Line-up
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GetGo Car Sharing Review (2023): Prices, Promos, and New EV Line-up
I’ve tried counting the number of times I’ve used GetGo over the past 2 years, but I gave up halfway—there were just too many in my booking history. Needless to...
Webull’s Wealth Management Tool and Regular Savings Plan—The Lazy Investor’s Dream Team?
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Webull’s Wealth Management Tool and Regular Savings Plan—The Lazy Investor’s Dream Team?
If you’re not investing, your savings are kind of doomed. According to Channel NewsAsia, the rate of inflation is currently 3.4%. With our cash earning just 0.05% p.a. (in a...
TD Ameritrade Shuts Doors to Retail Clients—How to Transition to a New Broker
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TD Ameritrade Shuts Doors to Retail Clients—How to Transition to a New Broker
We didn’t see that one coming. Seemingly out of nowhere, TD Ameritrade has decided to stop servicing retail clients in Singapore and focus on high-net-worth investors only. According to a...
23 October 2023
Our Writer Tested the CMC Markets Demo Account So You Don’t Have To. Here’s What He Thinks.
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Our Writer Tested the CMC Markets Demo Account So You Don’t Have To. Here’s What He Thinks.
As a lifelong CFD trader, I’ve tested my fair share of trading platforms. My trading journey started on—you guessed it—MT4. This trusted platform is used mainly for executing trades. No...
No Platform, Inactivity, Settlement, or Custody fees—Is This The Brokerage We’ve All Been Waiting For?
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No Platform, Inactivity, Settlement, or Custody fees—Is This The Brokerage We’ve All Been Waiting For?
I don’t know much about timing the market or complex chart patterns. But I know about brokerage fees. As a long-term, buy-and-hold type investor, I only focus on 2 things:...
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5 Steps to Try Your Hand at Options Trading (Without Getting Burnt)
Beyond just trading regular ol’ stocks and shares, you may have heard of other ways to generate gains quicker, albeit with more risk involved—even if the market seems to be...
Woman standing in the middle of a bouldering gym
Fitness & Beauty
The Ultimate Guide to Bouldering in Singapore
Shouts of “allez, allez, allez” ring in my ears. I’m up on the wall, just one dyno away from sending my first Flux 1. With most of my body weight...
23 May 2023