What is Passive Investing and the Benefits?

This article explains what exactly is passive investing, the benefits of passive investing and why it might be suitable for you. What is Passive Investing? Passive investing refers to buying securities or financial assets and holding them for the long term (at least 10 years or preferably longer) to make money from the investments. At the […]

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How to Protect Yourself from Investment Scams in Singapore

In recent years alone, there have been numerous reports of (financially uneducated) investors who have fallen prey to various investment scams or exceptionally high-risk investment opportunities. Investment Scams in Singapore  Some infamous cases include: Suisse International’s convoluted gold buy-back scheme that involved buying gold bars from investors and in return giving them a percentage as […]

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3 Myths of Investing that are Actually True

If you do not invest your money or are just starting to make the leap from being a saver to become an investor, you might be hesitating based what you have read or heard about investing. Here are 3 myths of investing that are actually true! Myth #1: Investing is Not Easy It is true. Financial institutions […]

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How to Create a Passive Investment Portfolio

If you have read books and articles on investing, you will have no doubt read about the need for creating a diversified portfolio. This article discusses how one could hypothetically construct a passive investment portfolio in Singapore. A portfolio is basically your collection of invested financial assets and securities, also known as your holdings. Passive investing […]

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Asset Allocation Dinner Party Analogy

An important investment strategy is asset allocation and in this article, I share my Asset Allocation Dinner Party Analogy to explain the concept of asset allocation and how anyone can do it intuitively. What is Asset Allocation? Here is the academic definition of asset allocation. Asset allocation is an investment strategy that aims to balance risk […]

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3 Secrets to Growing Wealth for Passive Investors

This article explores 3 keys to growing wealth for passive investors. Time Time is the most powerful tool available to the passive investor. It is the one portfolio growth tool that cannot be replicated or falsified. Investing for the long term (ideally ten years or more) ensures that you will not be affected by short […]

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