investments

Dollar-cost averaging: How you can use a regular investment plan to grow your long-term wealth

Dollar-cost averaging: How you can use a regular investment plan to grow your long-term wealth

Aviva May 18, 2018 0

By regularly investing a fixed amount, investors can gain market exposure while limiting their downside risk and market volatility to build long-term wealth. In recent years, the term dollar-cost averaging (DCA) has become increasingly

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Current US scenario: a case of history repeating itself?

Current US scenario: a case of history repeating itself?

Aviva February 7, 2018 0

Last time I wrote, I compared the US Administration’s economic policy as “throwing the kitchen sink” at the US economic malaise. In fact, the US has done just that. A tax package that benefits

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Singapore: 2018 Macroeconomic Outlook

Singapore: 2018 Macroeconomic Outlook

Aviva January 19, 2018 0

The global economy has been on an uptick for close to 10 years now, will 2018 continue to be a good year for investors? As we begin 2018, it feels like the Singapore economy

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How much spending power will you have during your retirement? Here are 7 factors that will determine this

How much spending power will you have during your retirement? Here are 7 factors that will determine this

Aviva December 21, 2017 0

A lot can happen between now and when you finally retire. To bolster your spending power in retirement, here are 7 things you should pay particular attention to. For many, retirement can feel like

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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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