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Why Interactive Brokers is My Brokerage of Choice?

Stock or equity trading is one of my favorite topics that I love to exchange ideas with. For me, being in the stock markets can be an exciting or worrying experience.  Why? Because even if you know what you are doing, when the prices goes up, you can be happy like a bird or if […]

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Should You Pay for an Investing Course?

A recent chat with a group of friends initiated this debate about the value of paying for courses conducted by investment gurus seen all over the internet, facebook, youtube or udemy. I thought it was interesting enough to share my thoughts on the topic so that you could decide for yourself if you would pay […]

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Trading US Stocks, Which Brokerage Should Singaporeans Use?

Ok, so you know the importance of investing for your retirement or to beat inflation, had a hand or two with Poems, OCBC, or one of the local brokerages to buy into Singapore stock exchange (SGX), but feel that Singapore’s market doesnt really have liquidity or the ability to make good money through equities (the […]

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Will Chinese Companies Delist from US Exchanges?

On May 21st, the Senate overwhelmingly approved legislation Wednesday that could lead to Chinese companies such as Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. and Baidu Inc. being barred from listing on U.S. stock exchanges as reported by The Edge Singapore This is an interesting piece of news, as many have purchase stocks in Alibaba, Baidu or other […]

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Should We Wait the Next or Buy Shares Now?

In March 23rd, the market (S&P 500) tanked, bottomed up and bounced back to its current level. Many of my friends and articles that I read talked about the next stock dip coming soon, the dead cat bounce. This is reinforced with the fact that historically looking at the Vix there seems to show a […]

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Singaporean Cryptocurrency Investing 101, The What, Why and How Answered

In 2017, you might have read about the Bitcoin boom where prices shoot up from USD 900 to USD 20,000 and the crash in 2018. I know, it seems a bit late to jump into the blockchain, crypto currency bandwagon. But after doing periodic research from 2018 to 2020 and seeing how central governments are […]

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Daddy, Should I Buy or Rent a Home?

Here’s what I would advice my kids to buy or rent property in Singapore today

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3 Mistakes To Avoid When Buying Your First Home

It’s one of the biggest purchases you will ever make in your life: a first home. This is an accomplishment that a bulk of the working force is striving for, one that is extremely rewarding but more complex than most initially realize. It is a long process and obtaining your own property will have a […]

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Hey Kiddos Lets Buy Mcdonalds Today

Kids love Mcdonalds, I’m not sure why but Mcdonalds is always their first choice when you ask, what would you like to eat.  This is especially true for breakfast, maybe its the Happy Meal that comes with a toy or book which is irresistible to them.  One weekend, when my kids was asking me to […]

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How Much Money You Will Have for Retirement if You Save X Dollars Monthly Before Retirement

Everyone will have to retire someday, be it 100% not working or being semi retired, we all will reach that stage one day. However not many have thought about what is needed or how they would like their retirement days to be. Something that I find strange or maybe its way too far away for […]