Lending Money & Investing In A Friend’s Business: Are They The Same Thing? [Chills 88 with Jeremy Au]
谈钱伤感情; that means “talking about money hurts feelings” in Chinese. Horror stories of families and friends falling out due to failed investments are unfortunately quite common. Should we just turn away from potential investment opportunities to avoid ruining the relationships with our loved ones?
Our guest Jeremy doesn’t think so. As a venture capitalist at Monk’s Hill Ventures, he knows all about raising funds for businesses. In this illuminating episode, Jeremy shares what aspiring investors should consider before putting money into businesses that belong to their families and friends. How do you assess if a business is worth investing? What can we do to prepare for any unexpected fallout?
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Is this stock halal? Oh it isn’t? Isit true that Muslims cannot make interest returns? Is wealth accumulation a taboo? It’s difficult looking for Shariah Compliant investments isn’t it?
Islamic finance has evolved throughout the years, from the days of merchant trading to structured investment products governed by the principles of Islam today. Join Reggie, Tysha and Raj from Five Pillars as we take a closer look at Shariah Investments and help you differentiate between regular investing and Shariah Investing for your own needs!
Despite the name ‘Islamic finance’, it’s not just for Muslims! What is the Islamic view on money and what are some values of Islamic finance that we can learn and apply in our own personal finance?
In Part 1 of this mini series on Islamic finance, join TFC host Andrew and co-host Raj from Five Pillars as we discuss all about Islamic finance along with our guests Ridhwaan and Hakim from IF@SG (Islamic Finance Singapore), an organisation that aims to be the source of reference for Islamic Finance to the Muslim community in Singapore.
Back when we were kids, our elders taught us how to CNY their way, from NOT sweeping the floors to saving ALL our angbao money. But is that really the ONLY way to CNY or is there a BETTER way? Let’s FIND OUT together with our guests Chris aka HoneyMoneySG and REIT specialist Kenny Loh!
What shaped the way YOU feel about money? Don’t have an answer? Don’t worry!
Join TFC hosts Reggie, Andrew, Eric & Alan as they discover their own relationships with money as they try out the Money Narrative Exercise featured in Chills 89!
Look at the number reflected on your bank account right now. How do you feel about it and more importantly, do you know why you’re feeling this way?
In this episode of Chills with TFC, we are sitting down with former Nominated Member of Parliament (NMP) Kuik Shiao-Yin to talk about what money means to her, how you can identify what matters to you and the secret to a better life.