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Escaping CNY 2017, Bye Bye!

Following the precedence that I have set last year, I have once again decide that I am going to escape CNY! I seriously dislike the whole CNY period.The ONLY thing that I like is that I get to hear that song, but that’s about it.Anyway, I’ll be gone fo…

Which Air Miles Card Should You Get First?

Note: This is NOT a sponsored post. Sometimes I like writing about the specific tools and resources that I use. Email me to let me know if you’d like more posts like these! Last year, I blogged about how I redeemed a Singapore Airlines Suites ticket to Zurich. Since then, I’ve been getting requests to blog […]

A Tale of Two AGMs ( Fraser Commercial REIT vs Fraser Hospitality Trust )

<Image credit to Vitoriaminis.com>

Attended
Fraser Commercial Reit AGM this morning (in spite of heavy downpour , the turn
up was quite good ) and also Fraser Hospitality Trust AGM on last Thursday.

From time to
time I did attend company’s AGM and try to get some insight of what’s going on in the company, especially if there is any particular issues which I think there
might be important

A Prediction About Properties 13 Years Ago

Before I became a blogger in 2012, I contributed to the Straits Times (ST) Forum Page once in a blue moon. My first letter was written in Dec 2004 and discussed the issue of whether downgrading homes was a viable means of providing for retirement. I wa…

Do you have a plan for early retirement?

Achieving financial independence (FI) is the dream of many working adults. We dream of lying on the bahamas beach sipping watermelon juice. We plan to devote our time to charitable acts. We want to chase our passion, to do the things we love, instead o…

What is your investment goals and target ?

When you invest your hard earned
money, how much of a return do you expect to get from your investment ? Those
who are new to investing will often say, “I want to earn a return of 20% to 50%
on my investment—every year.” But is this realistic?…

Upscale Property Cracks Emerging?

Just saw this interesting article on the Straits Times: Banker buys out 45 of the 55 units of an upscale FH condo in town.45 out of 55 is kind of absurd, isn’t it? Since it was a bulk deal, he managed to get in at $2300psf, or an 18% discount. For a FH…

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…