Adulting 102: Buying A Home Within Your Means | Lifestyle

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Understand the the various costs involved in buying a home in Singapore.

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This programme/event is open to members of the National Library Board, Singapore. Please ensure you have your myLibrary username on hand before proceeding with the registration. If you do not have a myLibrary username, you can create one here:

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This talk is ideal for those who are planning to buy a home and wish to understand the costs and options. Attendees will be introduced to the various costs involved in buying a home, and taught how to assess their resources and calculate what they can afford. 

About the Speaker

Edmund Leong has over 23 years of varied experiences in corporate and transaction banking, treasury management, systems engineering, ecommerce and social services. He has been in business development over most of his working career and has also been a teacher/trainer in various capacities since 2007.

He has worked in various international banks, namely Citibank, JPMorgan Chase Bank and the Royal Bank of Scotland. His skills set include cash management, trade finance, supply chain financing, credit risk management and he was a Certified Treasury Professional during his banking years.

About the Series

Following the success of Adulting 101, Adulting 102 is a new series by NLB and its partners that equips young adults with more important financial skills needed for adulthood. The series covers pertinent topics such as basic financial planning, housing and mortgage, and starting a family.  

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The National Library Board, Singapore (NLB) reserves the right in its absolute discretion to disqualify or refuse admission to any registrant without any reason and notice

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