Complete Guide to Singapore Savings Bonds (SSB) (Updated December 2023)

Achieving financial freedom and securing your retirement largely depends on building a portfolio of income-generating assets that provide a steady stream of passive income. A low-cost income investment

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3 Financial Freedom Lessons From My Recent New Zealand Trip

Saint Augustine, a revered Christian theologian and philosopher, once said, “The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page.” True to his

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Will Singapore REITs Shine Again? Time to Look at Alternative Property Investment for Passive Income

Singaporeans love properties but what’s surprising is that many people still believe that physical property is the only way to invest in real estate. Especially with the new

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Get Rich or Die Playing: What is the CASHFLOW Game and How to Play it

Are you someone who dreams of becoming financially free and retiring early, but feel overwhelmed by financial jargon and complicated investing strategies? What if I told you that

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Stock Market Crash: 3 Things You Can Do Now

The financial market had a turbulent start in 2022. From the stock market to cryptocurrencies, everything seems to be falling. What should investors do now? If this is

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“FIRE Your Retirement” 11.11 Flash Book Sale

You may know that I am the author of the book “FIRE Your Retirement: 3 Simple Steps to Financial Independence and Retire Early”. I want to give you

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Fixed Maturity Plan – Income Solution for Low Risk Investors in a Yield-Starved World

If you are investing for retirement, you need passive income to cover your expenses. But safe and consistent income is hard to come by nowadays. The ugly truth

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We Have Not Lived Long Enough – Ivan’s Reflection in April 2020

Every month, I publish an investment note called “Ivan’s Reflection”. The purpose is to document my thought process so I can review if they are right and wrong

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How to Build a Low-Cost Income Investment Portfolio in Singapore with Little Capital

A low-cost income investment portfolio is crucial for retirement planning. Without a portfolio of income-generating assets for passive income, you will never achieve financial freedom. But there are

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REITs to Riches – How to learn about REITs investing

Many people bought Real Estate Investment Trusts as a safe haven with a stable income. But professionals know REIT is just like any other instruments, you should invest

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