How to Plan for your Retirement

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105 Cecil Street

#14-01 The Octagon

Singapore, Singapore 069534


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It is never too early to start planning for your retirement. Did you know that Singapore is the most expensive city to live in as ranked by the EIU (Economist Intelligence Unit) for the 5th consecutive year. How can you cope with this standard of living and look to retire comfortably?

Join our CEO and co-founder, Michele Ferrario, as he shares insights on CPF, SRS and how you can start planning for your retirement by investing.

Doors will open at 6:45pm.

Course Objectives

  • Understand why retirement is probably the most expensive thing in your life

  • Calculate how much money you will need for your retirement and understand where it will come from

  • Understand the CPF contribution model and that relying on CPF alone might not be enough to maintain your current lifestyle in retirement

  • Know what you should do with your savings to prepare for retirement

  • Understand SRS and how it might benefit you

Course outline

  • What does it mean to be financially free

  • How does retirement fit in your financial plan

  • Why retirement is so expensive

  • How to calculate how much money you need for retirement

  • CPF: The Basics

  • Is your CPF enough for your retirement

  • What is SRS and its benefits

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StashAway Academy

We understand that managing your personal finances can be a daunting task. With so many topics to cover such as retirement, budgeting and investing your wealth, it can be very confusing for those who have no proper guidance. At StashAway, we have set up our very own academy in order to share our knowledge with people like you: those who want to take control of their finances.

We provide education and training programmes for beginners, intermediate learners, and even professionals. These courses cover a wide range of topics that can help you to take control of your financial future and apply what you have learnt to real problems you may face in your day-to-day life.

Beginners will be exposed to core financial concepts through a variety of courses, such as "Basics of Financial Planning".

For those with a stronger understanding of their finances, we will cover topics on investments such as Introduction to Risk, Exchange-Traded Fund (ETF) and Basic Rules when Selecting Investment Products.

As for the more experienced ones, we will share with you about StashAway’s Advanced Investment Framework: on it’s risk and returns, asset allocation and ETFs as well as the economic cycles that exists as one of the core pillars of our investment strategy. Not only that, the academy will educate you on the importance of having a financial Plan B under these expert-level courses.

We are here to provide you with answers for your burning questions on finance. We will assist you in managing your resources as well as in implementing your financial plan to reach your financial goals. With StashAway Academy, you can get started on taking control of your finances, today.

About the Speakers:

Michele Ferrario, Co-founder and CEO of StashAway

Michele spent half of his career in and around financial services, as a consultant to large financial institutions at McKinsey & Co., and then as a Private Equity investor. He then spent the second part of his career building consumer internet companies, most recently as Group CEO of ZALORA, where he was responsible for it growing 15x and becoming the undisputed leader in the market.

Michele holds an MBA from Columbia Business School and in 2016 was invited by Singapore’s Minister of Finance to be a member of the Singapore's Committee for the Future of the Economy.

About StashAway

StashAway is a digital wealth manager that seamlessly builds personalised portfolios for you based on your personal characteristics and preferences so that you can reach your goals sooner than with other savings and investing methods.

We built StashAway assuming that you would want decades of experience behind your money, a device-agnostic and intuitive digital user interface, annual fees between just 0.2% and 0.8%, unlimited withdrawals, deeply advanced investment strategies, and real-person customer support.

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