With the recent release of the Central Provident Fund (CPF) Advisory Committee proposals on the CPF Life Escalating Plan and CPF Lifetime Retirement Investment Scheme, CPF has now become the trending topic in Singapore.

There are a number of good news articles and analysis by personal finance bloggers and you should read them for a better understanding on these proposals. I was already planning to have a post about our views on CPF before their release and this seems like a good time to do so.

One interesting point I have noted the more I write on my blog is how my style of writing has developed over such a short period of time. I like writing about how we manage our personal finances and analyse issues from our perspective based on personal experiences. I don’t like writing about generic actions that you can take as a reader to improve your personal …