The Financial Coconut Podcast
How To Build A Rewarding Career Of Your Own [Chills 41 with Jeraldine Phneah]

How To Build A Rewarding Career Of Your Own [Chills 41 with Jeraldine Phneah]

October 21, 2021

In your opinion, what makes a good career? Is it one that promises financial independence or a career that allows you to have a balance between work & life? No matter what your personal preferences are, having a satisfying career is definitely important in the life of a working adult. What are some ways to determine if a job is the right fit for you? How do we build rapport with our colleagues and bosses, especially in the current trend of remote work? We invite blogger Jeraldine Phneah to share her career experiences and advice with us in this week’s Chills with TFC!

Get our show notes at https://thefinancialcoconut.com/chills41 

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The Financial Coconut started out as a reaction to online fake gurus who are propagating over simplified get rich quick programs. A Podcast that grew out of a desire to share best practices regarding personal finance turned into a network of content championing this idea of “Creating a life you love, while managing your finances well”.

TFC Special: Why Reggie Left Singapore [TFC 112]

TFC Special: Why Reggie Left Singapore [TFC 112]

October 19, 2021

Reggie, our regular host, is no longer in Singapore! Listen to this special episode as he bares it all: the reasons why he chose to leave Singapore, his decision-making process and what he hopes to achieve in this next adventure of his.

Get our show notes at https://www.thefinancialcoconut.com/tfc112

For all other links mentioned, or to discover more from the team at The Financial Coconut (including all our other shows), go to https://linktr.ee/thefinancialcoconut 

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The Financial Coconut started out as a reaction to online fake gurus who are propagating over simplified get rich quick programs. A Podcast that grew out of a desire to share best practices regarding personal finance turned into a network of content championing this idea of “Creating a life you love, while managing your finances well”.

Debunking Financial Myths In Singapore [Chills 40 with SG Explained]

Debunking Financial Myths In Singapore [Chills 40 with SG Explained]

October 14, 2021

Here at The Financial Coconut, we are on a mission to question, analyse and evaluate financial myths in Singapore. Are Singaporeans badly paid? Should asset appreciation be the main reason to buy a HDB flat? Is it true that CPF is going to take away all our money? These are some of the hot topics concerning life in Singapore but think about it: when was the last time you really questioned if they are true or not? To help debunk these myths with us, we have Rovik & Elliot from SG Explained, an explainer podcast on all things Singaporean!

Get our show notes at https://thefinancialcoconut.com/chills40 

For all other links mentioned, or to discover more from the team at The Financial Coconut (including all our other shows), go to https://linktr.ee/thefinancialcoconut 

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The Financial Coconut started out as a reaction to online fake gurus who are propagating over simplified get rich quick programs. A Podcast that grew out of a desire to share best practices regarding personal finance turned into a network of content championing this idea of “Creating a life you love, while managing your finances well”.

Improve Your Growth Investing Game With These 3 Tips [TFC 111]

Improve Your Growth Investing Game With These 3 Tips [TFC 111]

October 12, 2021

The market is an exciting space right now with many potential growth stocks for retail investors to choose from. Of course, everyone wants to aim for stocks with a 5X or even 10X growth but... which one do we choose? Learn how to be a better growth investor by listening to TFC 111 as we share some factors to consider when evaluating growth stocks!

Get our show notes at https://www.thefinancialcoconut.com/tfc111

For all other links mentioned, or to discover more from the team at The Financial Coconut (including all our other shows), go to https://linktr.ee/thefinancialcoconut 

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The Financial Coconut started out as a reaction to online fake gurus who are propagating over simplified get rich quick programs. A Podcast that grew out of a desire to share best practices regarding personal finance turned into a network of content championing this idea of “Creating a life you love, while managing your finances well”.

Invest & Grow Your Money With CPF [Chills 39 Sponsored by Endowus]

Invest & Grow Your Money With CPF [Chills 39 Sponsored by Endowus]

October 7, 2021

 *Read on to find out how you can enjoy $20 off access fees from Endowus!*

Imagine this: 37% of your monthly gross salary goes into a fund for as long as you are holding a job. What can you do with the accumulated money? The possibilities are endless. This is why the CPF (Central Provident Fund) is so integral to every working adult in Singapore.

Adding on to the possibilities is Endowus, who is paving the way by being the sole provider of low cost index funds through the CPF IS (Investment Scheme) system. Listen to Chills 39 as Samuel (CIO) & Sheng Shi (personal finance lead) of Endowus share the rationale behind CPF investing, the factors involved and how it can benefit you!

Here are some highlights:
02:22 Why should we invest in CPF
07:09 Why CPF is comprehensive yet complicated
13:21 The compounding effect in CPF
14:57 Why we should invest our OA
19:15 How much money do we need a month in our retirement
24:35 Accumulation vs decumulation, the income cycle
29:08 Using the Endowus CPF calculator to envision your retirement sums at 55 & 65
36:30 Life expectancy in Singapore and how it affects your retirement
44:12 How Endowus builds investment portfolios with CPF
50:49 Investment composites when investing with Endowus
52:10 Upcoming interesting features from Endowus

As listeners of TFC, you can enjoy $20 off access fees from Endowus through this link: https://sg.endow.us/3ke6uM6

Get our show notes at https://thefinancialcoconut.com/chills39 

For all other links mentioned, or to discover more from the team at The Financial Coconut (including all our other shows), go to https://linktr.ee/thefinancialcoconut 

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The Financial Coconut started out as a reaction to online fake gurus who are propagating over simplified get rich quick programs. A Podcast that grew out of a desire to share best practices regarding personal finance turned into a network of content championing this idea of “Creating a life you love, while managing your finances well”.

Forget Alibaba & JD.com. Check Out These Chinese Small Tech [TFC 110]

Forget Alibaba & JD.com. Check Out These Chinese Small Tech [TFC 110]

October 5, 2021

Everyone knows the Chinese heavyweights like Alibaba, Meituan, JD.com etc but did you know there are also other smaller tech companies in China that could be potential multibaggers (fancy a 5X, 10X growth)? Find out which Chinese small tech companies we are adding to our watchlist in TFC 110!

Get our show notes at https://www.thefinancialcoconut.com/tfc110

For all other links mentioned, or to discover more from the team at The Financial Coconut (including all our other shows), go to https://linktr.ee/thefinancialcoconut 

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The Financial Coconut started out as a reaction to online fake gurus who are propagating over simplified get rich quick programs. A Podcast that grew out of a desire to share best practices regarding personal finance turned into a network of content championing this idea of “Creating a life you love, while managing your finances well”.

Using REITs In Retirement Planning And More [Chills 38 with Kenny]

Using REITs In Retirement Planning And More [Chills 38 with Kenny]

September 30, 2021

REITs (Real Estate Investment Trusts) have always been a popular investment choice among many retail investors. How do we incorporate REITs in our retirement planning as well? Can REITs be part of our Covid-19 recovery play? What are some ways to evaluate REITs and what are some global REITs to look out for? Explore the world of REITs with Kenny Loh, REIT specialist and independent financial advisor in this week’s Chills with TFC!

Get our show notes at https://thefinancialcoconut.com/chills38 

For all other links mentioned, or to discover more from the team at The Financial Coconut (including all our other shows), go to https://linktr.ee/thefinancialcoconut 

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The Financial Coconut started out as a reaction to online fake gurus who are propagating over simplified get rich quick programs. A Podcast that grew out of a desire to share best practices regarding personal finance turned into a network of content championing this idea of “Creating a life you love, while managing your finances well”.

The Evergrande Crisis [TFC 109]

The Evergrande Crisis [TFC 109]

September 28, 2021

Evergrande, the second largest property developer in China, is in hot soup. News of its financial troubles erupted recently with people fearing for the worst. What exactly happened that led to the current crisis? How should we understand this piece of news, and are there any opportunities that we can take advantage of? Listen to TFC 109 as we break down the Evergrande crisis for you.

Get our show notes at https://www.thefinancialcoconut.com/tfc109

For all other links mentioned, or to discover more from the team at The Financial Coconut (including all our other shows), go to https://linktr.ee/thefinancialcoconut 

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The Financial Coconut started out as a reaction to online fake gurus who are propagating over simplified get rich quick programs. A Podcast that grew out of a desire to share best practices regarding personal finance turned into a network of content championing this idea of “Creating a life you love, while managing your finances well”.

Technical Or Fundamental? Which Investor Are You? [Chills 37 Sponsored by FUTU]

Technical Or Fundamental? Which Investor Are You? [Chills 37 Sponsored by FUTU]

September 23, 2021

As individuals, they do not have much impact, but when they unite, they can sway the markets. Retail investor groups are on the rise. With advanced connectivity and knowledge, they band up, making collective decisions that could swing the markets as much as some institutions. What is the future of investments with them in the mix? In this week’s episode of Chills with TFC, we have Gavin Chia, managing director of FUTU SG to discuss the evolution of the investment scene, legacy, investment methods and risks.

Get our show notes at https://thefinancialcoconut.com/chills37 

For all other links mentioned, or to discover more from the team at The Financial Coconut (including all our other shows), go to https://linktr.ee/thefinancialcoconut 

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The Financial Coconut started out as a reaction to online fake gurus who are propagating over simplified get rich quick programs. A Podcast that grew out of a desire to share best practices regarding personal finance turned into a network of content championing this idea of “Creating a life you love, while managing your finances well”.

3 Signs You’re Not An Investor Yet [TFC 108]

3 Signs You’re Not An Investor Yet [TFC 108]

September 21, 2021

Gone are the days where one needs to have a huge capital and a wealth of financial knowledge to start investing. With the influx of easy-to-use brokerage and robo-advisory apps, it is so much easier to enter the investment space nowadays. However, that doesn’t mean that you are an investor yet. Find out whether you’re just investing or an actual investor in TFC 108!

Get our show notes at https://www.thefinancialcoconut.com/tfc108

For all other links mentioned, or to discover more from the team at The Financial Coconut (including all our other shows), go to https://linktr.ee/thefinancialcoconut 

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The Financial Coconut started out as a reaction to online fake gurus who are propagating over simplified get rich quick programs. A Podcast that grew out of a desire to share best practices regarding personal finance turned into a network of content championing this idea of “Creating a life you love, while managing your finances well”.

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