Comments for Investment Moats https://investmentmoats.com Wealth Mentor for Financial Independence Wed, 21 Aug 2019 03:32:46 +0000 hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.2.2 Comment on The Cheapest Term Life Insurance in Singapore **Updated June 2019** by JaeC https://investmentmoats.com/budgeting/insurance/cheapest-term-life-insurance-in-singapore/#comment-256792 Wed, 21 Aug 2019 03:32:46 +0000 http://investmentmoats.com/?p=7626#comment-256792 Hi excellent sharing,

I was trying to validating the numbers on Moneyowls but realize the premium for TM Term Assure
has become 1,370.00 annually(male, non-smoker, 30 yo thru 70 yo, 1 mil death&tpd)

Is it becos discount gone alr or I’m missing sth here?

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Comment on Singaporeans may achieve Financial Independence. Retire Early not So Much. What the Data Shows. by Kyith https://investmentmoats.com/financial-independence/financial-independence-possible-singapore-retire-early-data/#comment-256779 Tue, 20 Aug 2019 23:33:45 +0000 http://investmentmoats.com/?p=10436#comment-256779 How government computes their household income is to include your gross, which includes your cpf contribution but also the cpf employer contribution. Take home means i divide this number by 1.17 then times 0.80.

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Comment on Singaporeans may achieve Financial Independence. Retire Early not So Much. What the Data Shows. by C https://investmentmoats.com/financial-independence/financial-independence-possible-singapore-retire-early-data/#comment-256773 Tue, 20 Aug 2019 16:17:52 +0000 http://investmentmoats.com/?p=10436#comment-256773 Pardon me, what does it mean by “Take Home Income” (under Household Income Analysis)? Does it mean annual Total Income (as shown on NOA) + annual Employer CPF contribution?

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Comment on Singaporeans may achieve Financial Independence. Retire Early not So Much. What the Data Shows. by Kyith https://investmentmoats.com/financial-independence/financial-independence-possible-singapore-retire-early-data/#comment-256768 Tue, 20 Aug 2019 13:15:00 +0000 http://investmentmoats.com/?p=10436#comment-256768 HI What don’t you understand about the two equations

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Comment on Why I continue to save with the Boosted DBS Multiplier by Kyith https://investmentmoats.com/money/boosted-dbs-multiplier/#comment-256767 Tue, 20 Aug 2019 13:10:47 +0000 http://investmentmoats.com/?p=9883#comment-256767 Hi Evon, what did you ask? it is the dividends from the Singapore Savings Bonds that count towards the investment critieria. Are you sure you are asking the right thing.

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Comment on Interactive Brokers setting Up Singapore Offices by Kyith https://investmentmoats.com/money/interactive-brokers-singapore-offices/#comment-256766 Tue, 20 Aug 2019 13:08:28 +0000 http://investmentmoats.com/?p=10457#comment-256766 If i am correct you do qualify as a foreigner. but have you check with IBKR for this?

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Comment on Singaporeans may achieve Financial Independence. Retire Early not So Much. What the Data Shows. by Milissa https://investmentmoats.com/financial-independence/financial-independence-possible-singapore-retire-early-data/#comment-256761 Tue, 20 Aug 2019 11:24:55 +0000 http://investmentmoats.com/?p=10436#comment-256761 Hey Kyith, interesting article!

Can you please help me understand that how long to FI: Your Savings Rate and Rate of Return Matters?

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Comment on Interactive Brokers setting Up Singapore Offices by Ian Roberts https://investmentmoats.com/money/interactive-brokers-singapore-offices/#comment-256760 Tue, 20 Aug 2019 11:06:14 +0000 http://investmentmoats.com/?p=10457#comment-256760 Dear Sir/Madam

I had an Interactive Brokers account opened by a David Mckeweon in Jakarta back in 2010.
Recently I tried to visit my site however was unable to enter and have since been sent an email that my account will be handed over to the State??
My account number is U978879
Can you please help me with this matter. My hand phone in Singapore is 97597765

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Comment on Interactive Brokers setting Up Singapore Offices by T https://investmentmoats.com/money/interactive-brokers-singapore-offices/#comment-256750 Tue, 20 Aug 2019 03:25:51 +0000 http://investmentmoats.com/?p=10457#comment-256750 Hi. Great article and great news. I’m also using IBKR and am excited about them setting up local their local office.

I do have a question. You mentioned that only foreigners are allowed to buy SG stocks by noon-SG brokers. I’m currently on EP. Do I qualify as a foreigner for the purpose of stock investment? If I do eventually become a PR, would I then need to transfer any holding of SG stocks from, say, IBKR to a SG broker?

Thanks

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Comment on Why I continue to save with the Boosted DBS Multiplier by evon tai https://investmentmoats.com/money/boosted-dbs-multiplier/#comment-256749 Tue, 20 Aug 2019 02:50:01 +0000 http://investmentmoats.com/?p=9883#comment-256749 HI,

DBS replied me that purchasing SGS Bonds is not counted as investment under DBS Multiplier Account.

For more details of qualified investments for DBS Multiplier Account, kindly follow the link below:

https://www.dbs.com.sg/personal/deposits/bank-earn/multiplier

like that the ladder investment not works anymore.

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