Category: Featured

  • ICO (Initial Coin Offering) – Best way to raise funds?

    If you’re looking forward to one of the biggest trends in today’s cryptocurrency world, then you can surely pick Initial Coin Offering aka ICO. It is also regarded as the future of the fundraising amidst global level. A small tech company with the aid of ICO raised over $150 million USD in just three hours. […]

  • What is Bitcoin and why it’s going to be the future of currency

    Our world is going through massive changes at an unprecedented rate. You know everything is going topsy-turvy when you hear that there’s a new currency in town conjured out of thin air. You must have heard of Bitcoin and if you haven’t it’s a cryptocurrency founded to eliminate the problems of the existing financial system. […]

  • Top 10 Jobs that are High Demand According to Linkedin

    There’s so much talk about Startups and Entrepreneurship, people keep forgetting that a very good way to advance their careers is through a job. There are so many opportunities for a job seeker right now. Linkedin, every year, religiously send out a report on the status of jobs. According to them, in the end of […]

  • Essential things to know when Buying a BTO flat in Singapore

    Booking a BTO flat with your fiance/fiancee 1. Book a BTO with your fiance/fiancee. You will need to pay the option fee, a portion of the purchase price (10% for HDB loan & 20% for a bank loan), stamp duty and legal fees, all of which can be paid via your CPF or cash. The rest of […]

  • The Next Billion Dollar Industries to Tap Into

    The next big thing is always sought after. Managers are looking for the next biggest basketball player or the football player who will bring millions in value to the team. Stock Market Investors are looking for the next big company to invest in that will give them unimaginable returns. People are always looking for that […]

  • How to become an Financial Influencer and Make Money in Singapore

    Is there a person in your life, who you take advice from and listen to intently? Everybody has a person like this in his or her life. They can be parents, siblings, friends, colleagues etc. It is safe to say that this person has an Influence in your life. Scale this relationship to thousands of […]

  • Warren Buffet’s Early Investment Strategy

    The Oracle of Omaha they call Warren Buffet because of his almost unwavering skills in predicting the stocks that will grow. Bill Gates very recently celebrated 25 years of his friendship with Warren Buffet and had this to say about the latter. Warren earned a reputation as the “Oracle of Omaha” for his shrewd approach […]

  • Advice from Jack Ma to Young People on how to Live your Life

    Advice from Jack Ma to Young People on how to Live your Life

    If you set out to make a list of one of the greatest entrepreneurs of the current generation and list it based on humble background, struggle, hard work and ultimate growth, then your list will have Jack Ma’s name on the top. The epitome of the entrepreneurship spirit, Jack Ma has truly lived an inspiring […]

  • Things you MUST know about using CPF for Housing Loan

    Things you MUST know about using CPF for Housing Loan

    Repayment of CPF Housing Loan’s Accrued Interest How your Housing Loan work? You decided to buy a home for $500,000. As you do not have the full $500,000, you decided to take on a $400,000 loan from CPF (CPF Board) to buy the house (80% loan quantum). The remaining $100,000 you will pay with your […]

  • 5 Things You Need to Start Doing to Improve your Financial Standing

    5 Things You Need to Start Doing to Improve your Financial Standing

    If you are in your early 20s, you might want to start planning your finances – you do not really have a long way till retirement. Early financial planning can help you in the long run, particularly due to what we call the “power of compounding”.   5 THINGS YOU NEED TO START DOING now! […]

  • CPF Schemes Singaporeans should be aware of

    The Central Provident Funds (CPF), is a “social security system that enables working Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents to set aside funds for retirement. It also addresses healthcare, home ownership, family protection and asset enhancement.” “CPF Overview”. Cpf.gov.sg. N.p., 2016. Web. 29 Mar. 2016. While most people believe that CPF is only meant for the […]

  • Advice to the young from Hong Kong’s richest man – Li Ka Shing

    Advice to the young from Hong Kong’s richest man – Li Ka Shing. He talks about splitting our income into 5 parts. 30% – Living expenses. (i.e Food, transport) 20% – Social expenses. (i.e Phone bills, socialising) 15% – Education & Self-improvement. 10% – Travelling abroad. 25% – Investments, for savings or for starting a business. […]