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Here’s Why You Should Consider Investing in Overseas Markets and What to Look Out For
Whoever said, “Don’t put all your eggs in one basket” clearly did not anticipate how grocery shopping would ...
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Here’s Why Location Won’t Matter As Much in The Future When Buying a Home in Singapore
Location, location, location. It’s no secret that Singaporeans prioritise convenience, especially when ...
4 September 2017
Temasek Review 2017 – Here’s How It Impacts You
Temasek Review 2017 – Here’s How It Impacts You
As Singaporeans, we’re often encouraged to plan for our future. I’ve been planning for my wedding since ...
27 July 2017
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How Does The Straits Times Index Work and How Do You Gain Exposure to It?
This post was written in collaboration with IG. While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless ...
16 June 2017
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3 Key Finance Tips for Singaporeans From Budget 2017
It’s no secret that we’ve got a fiscally prudent government. Love ‘em or hate ‘em, this is not a government ...
27 March 2017
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Is This The Direction Investing is Heading Towards? Here’s Why You Should Pay Attention
This post was written in collaboration with IG. While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless ...
21 March 2017
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Here’s an Easy Way You Can Be Rewarded Even More Than Just Getting Rebates and Interest
For many young working Singaporeans, starting work and managing their own cash flow can be a daunting task. ...
3 March 2017
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Here’s What Singaporean Investors Need to Know About Commission Fees and How They Affect Investing
With Singaporeans very much focused on the cost of living these days, many people want to make sure that ...
16 November 2016
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Here’s What Singaporeans Should Know About the Revamped CPF Investment Scheme
We all like Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam. According to a recent Yahoo! poll, some 69% of ...
29 September 2016
Why is Gold a “Safe Haven” Investment and Should Singaporeans Consider These Two New Gold Options?
Why is Gold a “Safe Haven” Investment and Should Singaporeans Consider These Two New Gold Options?
Let’s forget about gold buyback scams like Suisse International for a minute and consider the fact that ...
28 September 2016
3 Critical Things That Investing Beginners Should Figure Out Before They Even Put Their Money In
3 Critical Things That Investing Beginners Should Figure Out Before They Even Put Their Money In
This post was written in collaboration with IG. While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless ...
23 September 2016
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What Lessons Can Singapore Investors Learn from Temasek’s $24b Drop in Net Portfolio Value?
No one likes a bad reputation, and often they react to controversy in unexpected and sometimes extreme ...
5 August 2016
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Want to Make The Most of Short Term Market Movements But Worried About the Risk? Here’s a Simple Product You Can Consider
This post was written in collaboration with IG. While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless ...
29 July 2016
4 Mistakes Singaporeans Make When They Feel Broke
4 Mistakes Singaporeans Make When They Feel Broke
Being broke in Singapore sucks, and that’s not just because everyone here judges people based on the amount ...
25 July 2016
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Think That Investing is Like Gambling? This System of Trading Might Change the Game For Investors Forever
This post was written in collaboration with IG. While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless ...
12 July 2016
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Singaporeans Who Are Afraid of Investing Should Consider This Before Writing it Off Completely
This post was written in collaboration with IG. While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless ...
10 June 2016
Here’s How Dividend-Yielding Funds Can Help To Bolster Your Investment Portfolio
Here’s How Dividend-Yielding Funds Can Help To Bolster Your Investment Portfolio
As a kid, my decision on which snacks to eat more often than not depended on what toy was included in the ...
30 May 2016
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3 Common Myths and Misconceptions Singaporeans Have About Trading CFDs
This post was written in collaboration with IG. While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless ...
Singaporeans Must Do These 3 Things Before Jumping into Investing
Singaporeans Must Do These 3 Things Before Jumping into Investing
It’s no secret that we’re big fans of investing here at MoneySmart. It’s not something that’s “nice to ...
12 May 2016
3 Huge Reasons Young Singaporeans Need to Start Investing ASAP
3 Huge Reasons Young Singaporeans Need to Start Investing ASAP
Your parents always wished you were a child prodigy, but all those violin/abacus/ballet classes were wasted ...
15 March 2016
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Compound Interest: How You Can Make Your Money Make Money
Have you heard of the adjective quomodocunquizing? It’s a rarely used English word that means “making money ...
24 February 2016
3 Situations Where Singaporeans Should Not be Stupidly Jumping into Investing
3 Situations Where Singaporeans Should Not be Stupidly Jumping into Investing
There’s a whole lot of bandwagons to jump on in Singapore. Whether you’re joining a 10 km long queue thanks ...
19 February 2016
7 Catchphrases Singaporeans Use to Sound Knowledgeable About Investing
7 Catchphrases Singaporeans Use to Sound Knowledgeable About Investing
If there’s one thing Singaporeans—especially Singaporeans of the uncle persuasion—like to boast about, ...
17 February 2016
Here’s the Real Reason Why 1 in 3 Singapore Investors are in Debt
Here’s the Real Reason Why 1 in 3 Singapore Investors are in Debt
So there are two kinds of people in this world, right? The people who know about money and financial products ...
15 February 2016
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The 3 Biggest Excuses Singaporeans Make for Not Starting to Invest
Recently, a good friend of mine declared that he wanted to start investing. As a lawyer earning a five ...
8 January 2016