Retirement

An 86-Year-Old Woman Spends $164,000 A Year To Retire In A Luxury Cruise Ship

After countless years of routinely work, most people cannot imagine a life without it. Retirement, a course that can happen either by choice or by circumstance, came as an easy decision for Lee Wachtsetter. Lee Wachtsetter or commonly called as Mama Lee has been spending the past seven years on the luxury liner named Crystal Serenity. She told USA Today that she was always fond of cruises. In fact, she has been on more than 283 ships since 1962. She

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Why it makes sense to contribute to the SRS account (to a certain extent)

SRS Account Singapore

Supplementary Retirement Scheme (SRS), as the name suggests, is a plan designed to help fund your retirement besides the CPF. It forms one of the multi-pronged approach by the government to help tackle the problem of a silver tsunami that Singapore is facing. SRS is a voluntary scheme which offers tax benefits in the form of a tax relief for every dollar you contribute up to a maximum of $12,750 per year. There is no minimum amount and you are

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Learn to live within your means when you retire

Learn to live within your meas when you retire

Many people cannot imagine themselves to be retired. It may be so many years away that it does not resonate to the current ideology of working hard for success and financial freedom or to simply stop working. There are two kinds of retirement: by choice or by circumstances. If you choose to (or not to) retire, it means you have either achieve financial freedom or you have relieved yourself from most financial obligations such as paying off your mortgage and

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Retirement

The 10 Best Places to Retire In The World

Best Places To Retire

It would be no surprise if you have come to this article looking for the best places to retire overseas. After spending decades of your life slogging in Singapore, you feel it is now time to venture out and get some fresh air. It might seems appealing to you to spend the next half of your life in a place where you get the best healthcare and quality of life  – in addition to your mansion that is overlooking the horizon by the

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Planning for retirement

Planning for retirement

To most people, early retirement would probably be at the age of 55. That’s when you bid goodbye to your tie, suit and briefcase and donned your polo tee and go golfing. You will travel around the world not once in a year but once every few months. That’s the dream retirement for many. Let’s take Tom, a 24 years old who has just graduated from his university. He found a job that pays him an average of $3,600 a

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