I have a girlfriend whom we know each other for over a decade. But I didn’t know that she is a savvy property investor until quite recently.

“Unlike men, we women seldom bring up topics about money, finance and investment. We talk about husbands and kids when we see each other.” She explained.

“As Asians, we are taught to be humble and not to show off our wealth. As women, we are taught to stay low profile about our capabilities.”

That is the reason why articles on money advice for women are about smart spending, personal saving, life protection and retirement planning. These are all defensive rather than active strategies.

That is also the reason why women end up focusing on shopping for discounts, saving money from their fixed income, signing up more insurance policies from agents, and buying even more banking products from the middleman.

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