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Money Talks

Money Talks

Money affects every decision we make in life – from affording a home to retiring early. But making sense of our finances can be complicated. This weekly podcast simplifies personal money management, giving ideas and tips on how we can manage our money better.

Money Talks - S1E28: Are rental properties still a worthwhile investment asset in 2023?

With property prices and home loan rates at all-time highs, is it still worth owning a property for rental income in Singapore? Ryan Ong, partner at real estate consultancy Stacked Homes, gives advice on choosing an investment property, including why being close to an MRT station doesn’t always guarantee the best rental yield.  

20/02/2023 20 mins

Money Talks - S1E27: Why the ABCs of financial literacy for children is critical

How an adult manages his finances has a lot to do with the money lessons he learnt as a child. This week, Ruperto Ancajas, portfolio specialist at Foord Asset Management, gives his top tips on how to teach children to save, spend and yes – even invest.

13/02/2023 28 mins

Money Talks - S1E26: How to shop smarter to manage higher grocery bills

Are the rising prices of eggs, meats and fruits putting a strain on your wallet? Food prices in Singapore rose 7.5% year-on-year in December 2022, the fastest increase since 2008.  What can you do to combat high food prices? Dawn Cher, author of personal finance blog SGBudgetBabe, shares her top tips. 


06/02/2023 21 mins

Money Talks - S1E25: As China reopens for business, is it time to invest in China stocks?

With China rapidly reopening its economy after three years of strict COVID-19 controls, investors are hopeful that this will be a bright spot for 2023. John Lin, Chief Investment Officer of China Equities at Alliance Bernstein, outlines the risks, opportunities and policies to watch out for.  

30/01/2023 23 mins

Money Talks - S1E24: Using robo-advisers? Do not be trigger happy

With low service fees and easy to use apps, robo-advisers have gained popularity in recent years especially with younger investors. But the ease of use could become an issue if you are prone to over-checking and panic selling. Ferris Wee, Master Trainer at the Institute for Financial Literacy, shares tips on optimising usage on a digital investing platform. 

23/01/2023 22 mins