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March 16, 2021

In 2020, I Added Unit Trusts To My Investments, Here’s Why

In 2020, I Added Unit Trusts To My Investments, Here's Why By definition, a unit trust is a collective investment fund that is priced, bought, and sold in units that…
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March 16, 2021

Why You Should Care About CareShield Life

Why You Should Care About CareShield Life If you are a Singaporean or PR born in the year 1980 or later, CareShield Life is mandatory for you. The first thing…
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March 16, 2021

30% of My Monthly Income Goes to Investments, Here’s Why

30% of My Monthly Income Goes to Investments, Here’s Why The Potential of $1000 Think about the recent pay cheque or allowance that you’ve received, or for my non-married friends,…
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March 16, 2021

A Simple Introduction to Taxes

A Simple Introduction to Taxes Ever wondered how do you reduce your income tax? Well, the size of your tax bill is dependent on your income, expenditure, and deductions from…
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February 20, 2021

Why CI Coverage Was The First Insurance I Bought For Myself

Why CI Coverage Was The First Insurance I Bought For Myself Having Critical Illness (CI) coverage is one of the most important coverage to me because of the huge financial…
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February 20, 2021

The A.R.T of Risk Management

The A.R.T of Risk Management Risk comes in many different forms. Be it slipping on a wet surface or having the risk of contracting an unknown disease. In order to…
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February 20, 2021

Building Healthy Financial Habits As A Student

Building Healthy Financial Habits As A Student Managing your financial assets well as a student is a good habit to begin with as you ease into the adult life. Without…
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February 20, 2021

I Recommend Getting ECI Coverage For Yourself Early, Here’s Why

I Recommend Getting ECI Coverage For Yourself Early, Here’s Why “You should be covered for critical illness!”, they all say, and there is good reason for that. What if you…
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February 20, 2021

How My Personal Accident Coverage Saved Me Almost A Thousand Dollars

How My Personal Accident Coverage Saved Me Almost A Thousand Dollars In the early weeks of January 2021, I found myself at the TCM clinic nursing an injured finger. The…
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February 20, 2021

The Fresh Grad Starter Pack

The Fresh Grad Starter Pack You just graduated and got your first payslip. So, what do you do next? I always like to ask my peers this question, “Do you…
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February 20, 2021

From Cadet Pilot to Financial Consultant

From Cadet Pilot to Financial Consultant: How I Still Bring My “Passengers” to Their Dream Destination In September 2018, I received an email. An email that I’ve dreamt of since…
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November 19, 2020

Our Ascend Internship Experience

"Courage isn't about knowing the path, it's about taking the first step." In the same way, internship is the first step of a career journey. Hear from three Ascend Summer…