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The Best Way to Spend $1,000 in Your 20’s
You’ve probably seen this kind of article before. The best way to invest $1,000 is to put it in your CPF, ...
2 October 2014
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What a Used Can Collector Can Teach You About Investing
Lessons on investing don’t just have to be learnt from complicated market reports and expert tips. Very ...
29 September 2014
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Why Investors Should be Rejoicing Over SGX’s New Trading Rules
We thought the day would never come, but SGX has finally decided to do something about some of their most ...
4 September 2014
Here’s Why The Stock Market Is The World’s Biggest Casino
Here’s Why The Stock Market Is The World’s Biggest Casino
With casinos in Singapore raking in more money than the whole of Las Vegas, it’s clear we Asians have a ...
28 August 2014
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5 Things You Learn from Losing $5,000 in the Stock Market
Sometime in my mid – 20’s, I got tired of living on corn flakes and ketchup packets. So using what time ...
27 August 2014
When Should You Sell Stock? 3 Key Situations When Selling Might be Your Best Option
When Should You Sell Stock? 3 Key Situations When Selling Might be Your Best Option
When should you sell a stock? That’s a key question that many investors find harder to figure out than ...
12 August 2014
3 Lessons On Investing, As Taught By Confucius
3 Lessons On Investing, As Taught By Confucius
If you’re expecting some “Know your enemy and know yourself and you can fight a hundred battles without ...
7 August 2014
Why Your Pride Is Keeping You From Growing Rich
Why Your Pride Is Keeping You From Growing Rich
The 2014 World Cup will long stay imprinted in our memories for it’s countless highlight-reel moments. ...
24 July 2014
What You Really Should Be Paying Attention To When Reading Financial News
What You Really Should Be Paying Attention To When Reading Financial News
In some circles, reading the financial news is the best cure for insomnia. No one would blame you for falling ...
23 July 2014
Grow Rich, Singapore Style
Grow Rich, Singapore Style
Every now and then, you come across a shared article on your news feed that tells of a heart warming, tear ...
19 July 2014
Buying a landed property in Singapore
How Two Teachers With Four Children Managed to Buy a Landed Property in Singapore
If we had to raise a child, we’d be able to afford a landed property in about 60 years. If we had to raise ...
18 July 2014
Here’s The Most Honest (and Biased) Review of 5 Major Investing Strategies You Will Ever Read
Here’s The Most Honest (and Biased) Review of 5 Major Investing Strategies You Will Ever Read
There are a myriad of places that you can get an in -depth analysis of various investing strategies that ...
16 July 2014
7 Signs You’re Financially Successful and Don’t Know It Yet
7 Signs You’re Financially Successful and Don’t Know It Yet
You know why Singaporeans aren’t happy? It’s because we’re always pushed to get the biggest house. The ...
15 July 2014
This Counterintuitive Principle Is What Could Really Be The Key To Making Money
This Counterintuitive Principle Is What Could Really Be The Key To Making Money
It’s easy to see why people get turned off by investing, or can’t be bothered to start in the first place. ...
10 July 2014
The 5 Hottest Luxury Timepieces to Invest In (2014)
The 5 Hottest Luxury Timepieces to Invest In (2014)
Timepieces are attractive “alternative” investments because they are a good hedge against inflation. In ...
2 July 2014
2 Important Factors of Investing “House of Cards” Teaches You
2 Important Factors of Investing “House of Cards” Teaches You
When it comes to learning about investing your own money, our guest writer Lionel Yeo has some thoughts ...
1 July 2014
Lease a hotel room for profit
Here’s an Unlikely Property Investment Alternative That Involves Hotel Rooms (You Read That Right).
Is property investment dead in Singapore? Well, I wouldn’t really call it dead – more like paralyzed because ...
11 June 2014
5 Better Things You Should Be Doing With Your NS Pay (Rather Than Getting Drunk)
5 Better Things You Should Be Doing With Your NS Pay (Rather Than Getting Drunk)
National Service is a pain in the keister, we get that. But here’s the kicker: while you’re busy defending ...
23 May 2014
Who Would Have Thought Buying a Watch Could Be an Inflation-Beating Investment?
Who Would Have Thought Buying a Watch Could Be an Inflation-Beating Investment?
You’ve probably heard the saying “time is money” at least a hundred times right? Maybe your boss has used ...
5 February 2014
What Beginners Should Look For in an Annual Report or Prospectus
What Beginners Should Look For in an Annual Report or Prospectus
So you want to buy some shares, and you’ve decided to try reading an annual report or prospectus. I’m glad ...
27 September 2013
Why You Need to Diversify Your Investments
Why You Need to Diversify Your Investments
The first mistake of first time investors is not diversifying. This is what happens when a newbie gets ...
17 September 2013
Passive Investing: Why It Rocks When You’re Young
Passive Investing: Why It Rocks When You’re Young
There’s investing, and then there’s trading. The latter’s fine if you’re in a rush, and have wadfuls of ...
15 August 2013
The Beginner’s Guide to Investment Products (Part 3: REITs & CPF Investments)
The Beginner’s Guide to Investment Products (Part 3: REITs & CPF Investments)
In our previous article, we delved into the world of Unit Funds and ETFs. In the final part of our 3-part ...
29 July 2013
The Beginner’s Guide to Investment Products (Part 2: Unit Funds and ETFs)
The Beginner’s Guide to Investment Products (Part 2: Unit Funds and ETFs)
In the first part of our beginner’s guide, we explored the two fundamental investment products everyone ...
15 July 2013
The Beginner’s Guide to Investment Products (Part 1: Bonds and Shares)
The Beginner’s Guide to Investment Products (Part 1: Bonds and Shares)
Finance experts have a lot of special talents. Key among these are re-inventing words, and using them in ...
10 July 2013