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Is it a Good Time to Borrow Money Now?

Is it a Good Time to Borrow Money Now?

With interest rates in Singapore close to their all-time lows, it may feel like a good time to go out and borrow money. Certainly the buoyant housing market can be at least partially attributed to low mortgage rates which increase the affordability of a property...

top concerns for singapore insurers

top concerns for singapore insurers

top concerns for singapore insurers - new regulations, shortage of talent in a latest survey conducted by Pwc and the centre for the study of financial innovation, singapore insurers cited regulation as the top risk concern over the time horizon for the next 2 to 3...

US economic data continues to weaken

US economic data continues to weaken

US economic data continues to weaken and we saw the Dow sliding more than 300 points the last two days. You might need to read the previous article on 'Sell in May and go away' before proceeding. Below in an extract of the US economic data in May and extended to...

The lost art of selling insurance

The lost art of selling insurance

Written by Wilfred Ling Thursday, 02 June 2011 Read this interesting article written obviously by a financial adviser: Advisers should 'sell, sell, sell' The author said, “We need to remember that people do not queue up outside our offices to buy life insurance and...

Stock Chart: Capitaland!

Stock Chart: Capitaland!

On Thursday, Capitaland broke the support at $3.09 and closed at $3.07 with LOW volume of 9.89 million shares traded. A black candle sticks with short upper shadow indicates that bulls attempt to recover back above the critical support of $3.09 but failed. Both RSI...

Book Review – Real Estate Riches

Book Review – Real Estate Riches

If you’re looking to get a deeper understanding of the Singapore property market, Real Estate Riches – Understanding Singapore’s property market in a volatile economy is a great guide to help you do so. The book is mainly a collection of articles by Ku Swee Yong, CEO...

S&P500’s bearish move today

S&P500’s bearish move today

This morning there was a 2.3% drawdown on the S&P 500. For the past month, prices have been drifting lower in a consolidation pattern. The breakout last few days looks bullish. But this was followed by today’s drawdown. It seems the price action is telling us that...

Changes to CPF and Medisave

Changes to CPF and Medisave

CPF Board recently announced changes to CPF Minimum Sum, Medisave Minimum Sum and Medisave Contribution Ceiling to be effective from 1st July. The press release as follows: CPF Minimum Sum The Ministry of Manpower announced in August 2003 that the CPF Minimum Sum (MS)...

May 2011 Portfolio Updates/Summary

May 2011 Portfolio Updates/Summary

May 2011 was yet another uneventful month for me, as I count the months left till university starts (3). Have been working as a temporary staff in one of the banks at CBD area.Used my iPhone to buy a stock for the first time.Also received many dividends this month,...

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