Tag Archives: Finance Planning

Dismal External Trading

The pace of contraction in exports from the level a year ago eased at   —19.8%YoY (Jul-09: -22.9%YoY) but the pace of contraction in imports rose to a sharper —18.6%YoY (Jul-09: —16.2%YoY). Signs of a strong recovery are not yet evident.

Learn from Michael Jackson’s Death and Finance Planning

In the early hours of 25 June 2009, unconfirmed reports started trickling in that the King of Pop, Michael Jackson (“MJ”), has suffered a cardiac arrest and he did not survive the attack. The world was in disbelief and in

Finance Planning For Your Old Man

Alex Pinol aged 68 is a widower with a son Donvin aged 30, and married with Gwen. Alex’s relationship with his daughter-in-law has not been a happy one. Both Donvin and Gwen are staying in Alex’s house since Donvin’s income

Katherine Graham (1917 – 2001)

Born    : June 16, 1917 in New York City Died    : July 17, 2001 (age 84) in Idaho Education        : University of Chicago & Vassar College Occupation      : Publisher Spouse(s)         : Philip Graham (1940-1963) Children

Better Plan Before All Collapse

I had a case where an elderly client came to me and expressed her worry that one of her children is a spendthrift and will finish his share of inheritance in no time once he is given his share of

Richard Branson – Mr. Virgin

Born    : 18 July 1950 in Blackheath, London, United Kingdom Residence        :  London, England, UK Nationality      :  British Occupation      :  Chairman of Virgin Group Net worth        :  above$2.5 billion Spouse(s)         : Joan Templeman (1989–present), Kristen Tomassi (1972–1979), divorced

Oprah Gail Winfrey

Born    : January 29, 1954 in Kosciusko, Mississippi, United States Residence        : Chicago, Illinois, United States Occupation      : Talk show host, media mogul Salary              : $385 million (2008) Net Worth       : Above US$2.7 billion (Sept. 2008) Partner