Category: Singaporean Stocks Investor

Prudent retirement funding strategy for elderly parents.

Reader:
Hi AK, apologies for the multiple questions from me. 🙂 I am looking to help my parents with their retirement planning and hope you could shed some light.

For convenience of calculation and discussion, assuming the following hypothetical…

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Borrow $100,000 to buy a car in Singapore?

Hi AK, 

When I get back to Sg next year, i’m planning on getting a car (depreciating asset boohoo!)

Now, on my previous car purchase, I felt i made a mistake of buying too early and had to take a full car loan. It ate up a lot of my monthly…

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Free money from the government is good.

Reader:

I don’t know if this is the correct avenue to ask you a question. I’m hoping that you can give your insights if you’re faced with this situation.

I bought a HDB flat and took a bank loan plus used a bit of my OA to pay for it. I have…

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The best insurance in life revisited.

Reader:
I like your view on how to see term insurance as paying a sum of money for the protection from the accidents in life. Also how passive income is an alternative to paying for disability insurance. 

I like to seek your views, since it take…

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Old Chang Kee and AK the chef.

A reader complains that I no longer blog about my cooking. When I told her I share in Facebook, she says that she does not follow me on Facebook. 

So, this is a special blog for her.

I found an Old Chang Kee curry puff in my fridge. Don’t ask me…

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Choosing a primary school for your child.

Reader:
i need your self talk about my situation. My only child, a girl, will be P3 next year, likely she will have a chance to attend the good primary school like RGPS or NYPS…after GEP selection by the end next year. 

However she feels dizzy…

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