savings

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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12 financial planning tips for the self-employed

12 financial planning tips for the self-employed

Aviva April 21, 2017 0

Freelancers work in an environment of almost constant uncertainty – not knowing where the next gig is coming from. That means it is important for these workers to put in place at least some

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Discuss your finances before marriage

Discuss your finances before marriage

Aviva March 16, 2017 0

By making financial plans and taking steps to achieve them, couples can have peace of mind   Wedding planning is supposedly a breeding ground for arguments – my fiance and I are not exempt.

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A Singaporean’s guide to saving for retirement

A Singaporean’s guide to saving for retirement

Aviva September 28, 2016 0

We can’t all be Richard Branson but it’s certainly possible to make the most out of the tools that we already have to have a decent retirement lifestyle. Most Singaporeans are known for living

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6 money mistakes to avoid in your 30s

6 money mistakes to avoid in your 30s

Aviva August 30, 2016 0

While you can get away with a few bad financial decisions as a young adult, it’s time to get serious about your money now that you’ve hit the big 3-0. Here are six financial

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5 things from Pokemon Go that can apply to financial planning

5 things from Pokemon Go that can apply to financial planning

Aviva August 19, 2016 0

It’s been about 3 weeks now since Pokemon Go arrived in Singapore with a bang (car crash pun intended) and it looks like the craze is here to stay. We’ve seen naysayers and haters

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11 ways you’re in your 20s but already an old person

11 ways you’re in your 20s but already an old person

Aviva July 25, 2016 0

If you remember the existence of Bookworm Gang, Little Bobdog candy and an ancient relic called an OHP, congratulations. You should be in your 20s now. Also, props to you if you’ve ever held

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Of cupcakes and compound interest!

Of cupcakes and compound interest!

Aviva July 1, 2016 0

Once upon a time, there was a little girl called Mary who was given a dozen cupcakes. She was very happy with them and showed them off to her fairy godmother. “What lovely cupcakes!”

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