Top Financial Blogs in Singapore

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Top Financial Blogs in Singapore If you like to keep up with the latest financial trends or like to read tips and tricks on how to stay on top of your financial plans, it will be absolutely essential for you to check out these financial blogs in Singapore! They provide …

A Singaporean’s Guide to P2P investments with Funding Societies

A Singaporean’s guide to P2P investments with Funding Societies

What is P2P investment? P2P investments or more commonly known as Peer-to-Peer (P2P) lending is a type of debt-based crowdfunding enabled by digital platforms that connect borrowers with investors  without going through a traditional financial intermediary such as a bank. This concept will see investors lending to borrowers (i.e. SMEs) …

How to invest in Singapore with $100

How to invest in Singapore with $100

Summary Budding investors can start investing with $100 across a wide variety of investment vehicles. Shares, Peer-to-Peer (P2P) lending, Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs), Regular Shares Savings (RSS) plans, unit trusts, and robo advisors are just some examples. Portfolio diversification is also something that investors can look into as a form …

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How to Manage Your Investment Portfolio Like a Pro

How to Manage Your Investment Portfolio Like a Pro

Tips to managing your investment portfolio Managing an investment portfolio is a lot like managing a business. With a disciplined, patient, and proactive approach, you can preserve and protect your wealth while attaining financial independence. Your investment strategies might differ, but you can bear in mind some principles that are …

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8 Principles of Investing for Beginners

8 Principles of Investing for Beginners and Beyond

Principles of Investing To start, there are no investment hacks and shortcuts. Investing requires time, research, and maintenance. Effort? Depends on the instrument. For instance, some asset classes might require more vigilance while others could mostly be a ‘buy and wait for maturity’ affair. Nonetheless, there is no instant fix …

How Diversification Can Help to Minimise Risks in P2P Lending

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One of the largest risks in investing in a P2P lending platform like Funding Societies is the risk of a SME defaulting. Portfolio diversification by the means of investing into a good mix of deals on the platform could help investors to minimise this risk. For business term investments, a …

An Overview of P2P Lending in Singapore

An Overview of P2P Lending in Singapore

Peer-to-Peer or more commonly known as P2P lending started in the US and UK slightly over a decade ago in 2005, and has since taken the world by storm. Its global value is expected to hit an astounding USD1,000 billion by 2050. In recent years, this form of alternative lending …

Investing into Property-backed Secured Investment

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Debt crowdfunding, commonly known as peer-to-peer (P2P) lending is an investment concept where individuals & institutions together invest in loans to SMEs and earn returns in the form of interests. Launched over 1.5 years ago after Business Term Loan Investment and Invoice Financing Investment, the Property-Backed Secured Investment provides a …

5 Ways to Get the Highest Personal Credit Score in Singapore

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How is your credit score calculated? More importantly, how do you make sure that it’s in the best shape possible? Understanding how your credit score in Singapore is assessed is key to being financially healthy. There will come a point in time in most Singaporeans’ lives when taking a bank loan …

What Your MBTI Type Says About Your Money Habits

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Your personality influences the way you handle money – knowing your MBTI type could be the key to building good financial habits. Money is such an intricate part of our lives that we all have our own particular habits and rituals around it. However, where do these tendencies come from? …