Will 1-year T-Bills yields stay at 3.6%? Auction on 25 July – Must buy with CPF-OA?

  Weaker inflation numbers and recent comments from Jerome Powell have led to the market pricing in a lot of interest rate cuts over the...

Netlink Trust pays a 6.4% dividend yield – Better buy than Astrea 8 Bonds? Will I buy this Business Trust / REIT?

  With all the talk about interest rate cuts going forward, this is probably as good a time to think about yield plays. Take Netlink Trust...

Astrea 8 Bonds Balloting Results – $9,000 allotment per investor for SGD Bonds, $4,000 per investor for USD Bonds

  Astrea 8 Bonds Balloting Results are out! The full balloting announcement is here. But the results are interesting enough that I wanted to do a quick...

6-month T-Bills yields drop to 3.64% – Demand for T-Bills continues to go up (18 July 2024 Auction Results)

  In my weekend article, I anticipated a further drop in T-Bills yields due to high demand and market expectations on interest rate cuts. My target...

Is AI taking our jobs? How to Stay Ahead in an AI World

In 2023, the world discovered Generative AI. In 2024, organisations put this technology into practice and delivered value. According to a McKinsey report on the state...

6-month T-Bills Auction on 18 July – Will interest rates cross 3.8% or drop again? Buy Fixed Deposit, Money Market Funds or T-Bills for...

  The next 6-month T-Bills auction is on 18 July 2024. Unfortunately T-Bills yields have been on a clear downtrend of late. From 3.76% 3 auctions ago,...

Top News this Week (14 July)

Rounding up top investing articles from around the web, including articles shared on Twitter. 37,000 people collect free ez-link, Nets FlashPay cards after SimplyGo plan shelved...

Astrea 8 PE Bonds Review – Why I am buying these 6.35% yielding Bonds? Better buy than T-Bills or SSBs? (Astrea 8 Bonds IPO)

  Unless you’ve been living under a rock the past week. You’ll probably have heard that the Astrea PE bonds are back – with Astrea 8...

How do High Net Worth Investors in Singapore Grow their Money? (2024 Private Wealth Insights)

How do high net worth (HNW) investors in Singapore invest?  Endowus recently released a report on HNW individuals in Singapore, based on a comprehensive survey...

Best Fixed Deposit Rates in Singapore yield 3.80% today – Where to put your cash for high yield? Buy T-Bills or Singapore Savings Bonds...

  We’re now at the point in the interest rate cycle where it’s fairly clear interest rate cuts are coming. The only question is when exactly,...

Top News this Week (7 July)

Rounding up top investing articles from around the web, including articles shared on Twitter. Enhanced anti-money laundering laws proposed; Govt agencies to share more data with...

Chocolate Finance Review – 4.2% yield, better buy than T-Bills and Fixed Deposits? (Chocolate Finance Referral Code)

  I’ve seen a lot of discussion about Chocolate Finance of late – which has just reopened for new sign ups. What is Chocolate Finance? “Chocolate Finance...

How I may invest $100,000 in REITs in 2024? Are REITs still a good investment? (as a Singapore Investor)

  After last week’s article on how to get $6000 a month in passive dividend income. It turned out the option that attracted the most discussion...

6-month T-Bills yields drop to 3.70% – Demand for T-Bills continue to go up (4 July 2024 Auction Results)

  In my weekend article, I estimated a yield of 3.70% - 3.80% for the upcoming 6-month T-Bills auction. The auction results are out at 3.70%...

Top 5 Savings Tips to Grow Your Nest Egg Fast

With economic uncertainty on the horizon, it's always a good time to ramp up your savings.  What are some big moves you can make to...

6-month T-Bills Auction on 4 July – Will interest rates break 3.8% or fall again? Should you buy Fixed Deposit, Money Market Funds or...

  The next 6-month T-Bills auction is on 4 July 2024. Generally speaking - T-Bills yields have been steadily declining of late, due to market expectations...

Top News this Week (30 June)

Rounding up top investing articles from around the web, including articles shared on Twitter. Singapore factory output beats forecasts with 2.9% rise in May on electronics...

How to earn $6000+ a month in passive dividend income? Buy REITs, dividend stocks, or investment property? (as a Singapore Investor in 2024)

  So I received this great question from a reader: Hi FH, I am looking to retire soon, so I want to build up some passive income. I...

Do you need home insurance in Singapore? What are the different types of home insurance? (2024)

In Singapore, your home is likely to be an important asset.  How should you protect your home?  Not only can you protect your home from major...

Singapore Savings Bonds yield 3.26% first year – Must buy this month? What is the expected allotment for each investor? (July 2024 SSBs)

  In case you missed it - this month’s Singapore Savings Bonds are pretty attractive. They yield 3.26% for the first 6 years. Going up to 3.30%...

Top News this Week (23 June)

Rounding up top investing articles from around the web, including articles shared on Twitter. S’pore reclaims top spot in world competitiveness ranking after three years (Straits...

DBS Bank pays a 6.1% dividend yield – Best Singapore stock to buy? Better than OCBC and UOB Bank?

  I’ve been getting a lot of comments from readers on how DBS Bank is the best Singapore stock to buy. With some even going so...

6-month T-Bills yields stabilise at 3.74% – But demand for T-Bills jumps (20 June 2024 Auction Results)

  In my weekend article, I estimated a yield of 3.65% - 3.80% for the upcoming 6-month T-Bills auction. The auction results are out at 3.74%...

5 Money Lessons he learnt from his Wedding (as a Singapore Investor in 2024)

Following the earlier piece on How this Singapore investor budgeted and saved for his Wedding (in 2024), these are the 5 money lessons this...

Is it a good time to buy Gold? (as a Singapore Investor in 2024)

  For those who have been following – the big story last week was the depreciation in the Yen. The yen has depreciated sharply above the...