Savings & Investments

The savings prison

The savings prison

Aviva October 26, 2017 0

When there’s no end in sight to putting money aside – it’s a drag. We’ve all been there.  We get a sudden surge of motivation to plan for the future and start checking out

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But my life is the one I’m living now!

But my life is the one I’m living now!

Aviva October 25, 2017 0

It’s hard to plan for a faraway future when the best times to be had are in the present moment   Many people don’t like to think about the future. This can be due

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The magic of compound interest

The magic of compound interest

Aviva October 24, 2017 0

Because you don’t need save S$1 million to get S$1 million   The notion of having a million dollars has always ignited people’s imaginations. It used to be because it signified something rare of

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Don’t lock it up until you’re grey

Don’t lock it up until you’re grey

Aviva October 24, 2017 0

Yes, you can withdraw your money from some retirement plans!   Many people have the misconception that retirement insurance plans means locking away your money until it’s time to retire. Of course, there are

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3 important reasons why you should include bonds in your investment portfolio

3 important reasons why you should include bonds in your investment portfolio

Aviva October 6, 2017 0

When it comes to investing, most people immediately think about stocks. The reason for this is simple – stocks are one of the most alluring investments with their profile in the media and potential

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A mum’s financial advice to her daughter who just graduated

A mum’s financial advice to her daughter who just graduated

Aviva August 25, 2017 0

What kind of financial destiny awaits fresh graduates? As a mum of two young adults, I hope they will be financially savvy and lead meaningful lives. Here’s a letter that I wrote to my

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4 investing quotes from Warren Buffett, and how you should apply it to your portfolio

4 investing quotes from Warren Buffett, and how you should apply it to your portfolio

Aviva July 28, 2017 0

When it comes to finance and investing, maverick investor Warren Buffett is one of the most respected names there is. Every year, over 40,000 shareholders flock to the annual general meeting (AGM) of his

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If Game of Thrones characters could have insurance…

If Game of Thrones characters could have insurance…

Aviva July 17, 2017 3

With all the unexpected deaths, blindness, loss of limbs, and general misfortune that seem to befall Game of Thrones (GoT) characters, we can’t help but think this is one lot that could benefit from

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How your personality impacts the way you invest

How your personality impacts the way you invest

Aviva July 7, 2017 0

Knowing yourself is important when it comes to investing your money. People are inherently different and their personalities will affect the way they invest. This is why it is important for everyone to understand

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Here’s how 4 popular country indexes performed in 2016

Here’s how 4 popular country indexes performed in 2016

Aviva April 13, 2017 0

Country indexes serve as important indicators for the health of the countries’ economies. In Singapore, you would logically look to the Straits Times Index (STI) as a gauge of how well the state of

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