Wow!!!! I didn’t realise I’m a CFP for 12 years !
My Elder son, Xavier, have been saving regularly for the past few years. He used to have 99.9% of his savings from the ‘passive income’ that he recieved from the red packets during Chinese New Year, his birthday and what we gave him. When his younger arrived, I decided that he should know about ‘active income’ and the need… Read More
GE is over but the post-GE talks are as firery as the pre-GE ones. Some happier & more togue-in-cheek ones like Mr. Yam does bring out a little chuckle or laughter in a boring situation. Well, its ironic that I need a boring character in a boring situation speaking with a boring tone to bring me… Read More
There has been two significant developments affecting the financial and estate planning for Muslims since the Muslim Financing Planning Association (MFPA) had its inaugural successful conference in July 2009 the passing of the Insurance (Amendment) Act 2009 and the amendments to Section 111 of the Administration of Muslim Law Act (AMLA) which gave rise to… Read More
The father of a victim who was knocked by a car & got paralysis had asked for $2.5 million in compensation but only to be awarded $650k by the court. What is your first thought when you read such news? The responses I got range from the negative ‘money grabber’ to empathic ‘tragic’ to the… Read More