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10 08, 2019

Multiple Payout Critical Illness (CI) Policies: Do I Need It?

Multiple Payout Critical Illness (CI) policies: Do I need it? Back in December 2018, my mum was re-diagnosed with cancer. Of the three times, this one had the biggest imprint in my memory because I finally understood the implications physically and financially. Knowing that she had to then go through intensive chemotherapy, my first [...]

31 07, 2019

CPF Retirement Sum: How much should you choose to set aside in the Retirement Account? Should you do the pledge?

CPF Retirement Sum: How much should you choose to set aside in the Retirement Account? Should you do the pledge? Consider the following real life scenario : A couple, Husband age 61, Wife age 58 with no children and house loan has the following assets breakdown: Click above image to enlarge. *The [...]

19 06, 2019

Financial Planning for Millennials – Which Savings Plan Is Best For Me?

Financial Planning for Millennials – Which Savings Plan Is Best For Me? Millennials today are getting more proactive and recognise the importance of saving to attain their financial goals earlier. As a result, there have been an increasing popularity in savings plans among millennials as a way to grow their wealth. However, when choosing a [...]

12 06, 2019

Advice To Newly Weds : Cost Of Pregnancy And How Can I Prepare For It

Advice To Newly Weds : Cost Of Pregnancy And How Can I Prepare For It Housing checked! Wedding checked! Honeymoon checked! What a relief to have all that big expenses all over and done with. Now is finally the time when your lifestyle and finances are back to normal. So what is next? Many people [...]

30 05, 2019

Quarterly Client Newsletter Issue Thirty Four 2019

In this Issue... PIAS Investment Outlook Q2 2019 Asia Small Cap Equities: Capturing The First Mover Advantage In Asia Press Release Click here to read more...

29 05, 2019

Pre-Retirees – Is Your Money Working Hard For You?

Pre-Retirees – Is Your Money Working Hard For You? A conversation I had with a long-time friend: She: Hey, let me ask you: My husband and I have a sum of money; what can we do with it? Me: Well, you can invest some of the money to generate returns. She: But isn’t that [...]

28 05, 2019

CPF Integrated Shield Plan – How to Manage the Rising Cost of Premium?

CPF Integrated Shield Plan – How to Manage the Rising Cost of Premium? Cover For Hospitalisation - Integrated Plans There is a common saying among Singaporeans that “one can die but cannot fall sick”. Morbid as it might sound, it is true to a certain extent. Falling sick in Singapore is expensive and there is [...]

14 04, 2019

Retirement Planning – Involve Your Desired Healthcare Needs In Your Retirement Planning

Retirement Planning - Involve Your Desired Healthcare Needs In Your Retirement Planning Client: I am now reaching my 50s and I am concerned on the additional cash amount that I have to pay for my hospitalization plans. What are the options available to me? Me: Put that aside now, close your eyes and imagine [...]

9 04, 2019

Workshop For Women: How Should Your Retirement Planning Be Different?

Workshop for Women HOW SHOULD YOUR RETIREMENT PLANNING BE DIFFERENT? 24 AUGUST 2019 Life is nothing but a great balancing act. In our youth, we juggle as many as up to 9 subjects in school. Just as you thought the days of juggling was over, you [...]

15 03, 2019

Quarterly Client Newsletter Issue Thirty Three 2019

In this Issue... PIAS Investment Outlook Q1 2019 Singapore's Protection Gap Based On LIA's Protection Gap Study 2017 The Low Volatility Anomaly - Examining The Evidence PIAS New Corporate Video Press Release Click here to read more...