We have decided to invest more money (from $500 to $1,000 monthly) through StashAway since January 2018 and I blogged about it here – Automating Capital Growth Through StashAway.

On a side note, we have changed the way we are investing our money from monthly $1000 (25th of the month) to every 2 weeks $500 (14th and 28th of the month). Technically there is no difference in the amount of SGD invested but there will be some minor difference in the USD that is being exchanged. Just “diversifying” further…

1. ACCOUNT SUMMARY (as of the last day of the month)

Based on the statement (30 June 2018), we gain $203.59.
As of 4 July 2018, we gain $0.19 from investment returns with a huge currency impact of  $195.30. Not good! In our last monthly update, I said that I would have preferred the USD to be weaker because we will be going to the US for our honeymoon. Weaker USD …