My wife had to go in to work on Mon, which is a public holiday in Singapore. Good thing is that she gets a day off-in-lieu for about half day of work. Bad thing is that it sucks having to work when everyone else is off. Anyway, I took the opportunity to go out for lunch with my family and spend some time with them before picking up my wife and heading home.

I’m not sure what triggered this post but it might have to do with the conversation I had with my mum after lunch. It had to do with selling the shares my dad held in his CPF Investment Account. These shares were bought many years ago and they basically lost track of them.

What’s surprising is that the shares were in unrealised loss positions of about S$30,000 in total. I knew of their existence but was not …