When you are physically unwell When you feel unwell, you have two options. You can either see a doctor; or You can self-medicate In the first case, you are assured of the right diagnosis and are prescribed proper medication, follow-ups, and an MC. In the second case, you would most likely take medicine to reduce […]
The Market Always Recovers Over the past century, we have seen numerous bear markets and recessions. In recent decades we had gone through the Asian Financial Crisis in 1997, dot.com bubble in 2000 and Global Financial Crisis in 2008. Yet markets have always recovered, just as it will for the current COVID-19 crisis, and rewarded […]
When you think about the span of your life, you can easily break it up into three parts. We spend a third of our lives growing up, another third maturing into various responsibilities and the final third of our lives in retirement. Given that Singapore has one of the world’s longest life expectancy at 84.8 […]
Have you ever experienced travelling overseas without a plan, and ended up not visiting the attractions you had wanted to go? While going on a holiday without a plan may result in wasted time and a few missed attractions at best, investing without a plan could mean forgoing the things that matter most to you […]
What is a bond? Bond is a debt security or I.O.U. issued by a government or corporation to raise funds. By investing in a bond, investors (aka. bondholders) are essentially lending money to the bond issuers. If you take up a bank loan today, you know that you will need to make regular interest payments […]
Although it helps you capture the returns from the stock market, here are some things that you should take note of and not follow blindly.