savings

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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10 tips for all newlyweds to be financially savvy

10 tips for all newlyweds to be financially savvy

Aviva June 20, 2016 0

If you’re reading this you’re probably a newlywed, or are getting married in the near future. Firstly, congratulations! Finding the right person with whom you truly want to spend the rest of your life

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Starting your first job: 10 financial tips you need to know

Starting your first job: 10 financial tips you need to know

Aviva May 9, 2016 0

It’s every self-respecting 20-something’s rite of passage into the adult world to be well-acquainted with the F word – dare we say it – FINANCES. So you’re finally bringing home the bacon. Step 1:

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8 steps to help you plan your family budget now

8 steps to help you plan your family budget now

Aviva April 7, 2016 0

This article was first published by The Sunday Times on 1 May 2016 © Singapore Press Holdings Limited When Invest Editor Lorna Tan asked me to write a personal column about how my husband

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