Personal Finance

Investment and Savings

Asia property market 'to pick up in 2015'

Asia property market 'to pick up in 2015'

Institutional investors who are under-invested in Asia will seek to "rebalance their allocations". -ST
More CPF flexibility under study: Minister

More CPF flexibility under study: Minister

Option of varying savings, payouts raised ahead of review panel's report. -ST
CPF returns attractive versus risk: Institute of Policy Studies

CPF returns attractive versus risk: Institute of Policy Studies

20-year returns of 5.7 per cent per annum similar to portfolio of 60 per cent equities and 40 per cent bonds, but with lower risk. -BT
S Korea reforms FEZs to take on HK, Singapore

S Korea reforms FEZs to take on HK, Singapore

South Korea is restructuring its free economic zones (FEZs) through deregulation and reform, and is poised to surpass Hong Kong and Singapore in terms of FDI attraction. -China Daily/ANN

Credits and Loans

Single mom spent $7k on $4k pay

Single mom spent $7k on $4k pay

During the festive season from Christmas through to Chinese New Year, her monthly borrowings could top $10,000. -ST
The business of retirement

The business of retirement

Online, microsites have been created to give people simple frameworks to plan for retirement around, such as estimating their retirement expenses and figuring out how much income their current savings will provide. -BT
How much is your net worth?

How much is your net worth?

You can quantify your net worth or the true state of your finances with a tried-and-tested formula. -The Star/ANN
Enhanced report to help consumers understand credit status

Enhanced report to help consumers understand credit status

The revamped credit report will make it easier for people to track their debt and credit limits. -My Paper

Insurance

The business of retirement

The business of retirement

Online, microsites have been created to give people simple frameworks to plan for retirement around, such as estimating their retirement expenses and figuring out how much income their current savings will provide. -BT
How much is your net worth?

How much is your net worth?

You can quantify your net worth or the true state of your finances with a tried-and-tested formula. -The Star/ANN
Majority unprepared for retirement: Survey

Majority unprepared for retirement: Survey

Many hope to retire comfortably but only a minority are actually taking tangible steps to meet that goal, the survey of 1,000 Singaporeans and permanent residents. -ST
Give us your passwords

Give us your passwords

Rental flat residents asked to type SingPass details into insurance agent’s iPad to buy policies. - TNP

Investor Profiles

Secrets for SME success

Secrets for SME success

They can improve growth through continuous learning and innovation. -tabla!
At 23, NSF is already a stock market veteran

At 23, NSF is already a stock market veteran

Self-taught investor admits to mistakes but is driven by passion. -ST
When the fish smells of money, invest in it

When the fish smells of money, invest in it

Interior design firm owner's passion in rearing fish reaps monetary gains. -ST
High-flier cherishes her childhood dream

High-flier cherishes her childhood dream

Ex-bonds trader aims to buy one property a year and hopes to retire early so she can go volunteering. - ST