Category: Investment Stab

Crowdfunding: Can it ever be secured?

Now you might be thinking we are hypocrites right now, with all the contrasting views on one topic. Well, that is precisely the reason why we setup this site. It is to provide our two cents on finance related topics so that you can have a more holist…

When Crowdfunding Fails

Before I proceed, let me make it absolutely clear that I have nothing against crowdfunding. I believe the basic principle behind crowdfunding is sound, and, in a perfect world, it would boost innovation and provide talented, creative people wit…

Singapore Budget 2017 – U-SAVE GST Vouchers

Announced on the 20th February 2017’s Singapore Budget, Singaporeans will receive their annual U-SAVE GST vouchers for year 2017.
The U-SAVE GST Voucher is used to help households reduce their utility bills.
This year, there will be an increase in the …

Singapore Budget 2017 – GST Vouchers

Announced on the 20th February 2017’s Singapore Budget, Singaporeans will receive their annual GST vouchers for year 2017.
In addition to the normal GST vouchers, this year (like last year), the Government will provide a one-time Special GST Voucher – …

Should You Invest in the Trump Presidency?

The stock market is down for the first year of a Republican President – excluding 

the first year he got re-election.

We looked back to data from ex-President George W. Bush in 2001 to 

ex-US President Dwight D. Eisenhower in 1953.

We show below the price of the S&P500 for the first year of a Republican President

Orange reflects the price at the start of the month

Blue reflects

Stock Market’s Performance in the First Year of a Republican President

The stock market is down for the first year of a Republican President – excluding 

the first year he got re-election.

We looked back to data from ex-President George W. Bush in 2001 to 

ex-US President Dwight D. Eisenhower in 1953.

We show below the price of the S&P500 for the first year of a Republican President

Orange reflects the price at the start of the month

Blue reflects the

CPF Home Loan or Bank Loan?

Buying a HDB flat for the first time can be an intimidating experience. It is probably the first big ticket purchase in your life that will take the next couple of decades to pay off, so you would definitely want to rake in as much savings as yo…

Genting Singapore: a possible rekindled flame?

Back in December 2016, the Japanese government has passed a law that allows casino gambling in integrated resorts which includes hotels and entertainment lodges. Despite the long-standing proposal of this bill, Mr Shinzo Abe was determined to be the on…