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Why are there so many “unknown” controversial CPF policies and how many more unknown?
By Leong Sze Hian Published on by Leong Sze Hian 0

I refer to the Central Provident Fund board’s reply “CPF Board procedures on disclosing dead members’ details” to the letters from: Mr Neo Lin Chen (Unable to access CPF statement, June 1; and Having procedures doesn’t mean error-free execution, June 8), Ms Margaret Lee Read More

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Does your money go into your nominee’s CPF account after your death unless you opt out?
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

A member of the public wrote to TOC asking, “Hi I recently heard from somebody, that if I die, my nominee will no longer collect my CPF in cash, instead all my CPF will go into my nominee’s CPF account unless I go Read More

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RETURN MY CPF! – The trouble with choice
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

By Chris Kuan In today’s post, I like to delve further into the retirement proposition in respond to my old friend, the ex-TRE editor Richard Wan whose comment on my timeline was reposted by TOC. Richard wrote (truncated), “Chris, I think the key Read More

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Cost of living, CPF, immigration key concerns of Singaporeans: SDA
By Howard Lee Published on by Howard Lee 0

Last updated on October 20th, 2015 at 08:33 pmBy Howard Lee Cost of living, high cost of healthcare, immigration and retirement funds remain key issues that matter to Singaporeans this general election, and the Singapore Democratic Alliance intends to bring these issue up Read More

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10 reasons why CPF savings are unquestionably your money
By Andrew Loh Published on by Andrew Loh 64

Last updated on October 21st, 2015 at 05:49 pmNominated Member of Parliament Chia Yong Yong has ruffled some feathers with her remarks in Parliament – where she said she is “not entirely sure” if Singaporeans’ Central Provident Fund (CPF) savings belong to Singaporeans, Read More

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4 things that CPF fails at
By DollarandSense Published on by DollarandSense 3

Last updated on July 8th, 2015 at 10:33 am By Marcus Chua, DollarsAndSense DollarsAndSense recently attended one of the focus group discussions held by the Central Provident Fund (CPF) to understand the scheme better. We noticed four recurring themes that kept coming up during the Read More

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SDP : PAP wobbles on its stance on CPF Minimum Sum
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 2

  Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) has commented that the government’s recent announcement to be more flexible on the Central Provident Funds (CPF) is in response to the growing resentment towards the national retirement saving . The government has recently stated that it is willing to be more Read More

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Enhancing CPF – gov’t panel wants your views
By Andrew Loh Published on by Andrew Loh 35

Last updated on October 21st, 2015 at 05:50 pmThe Government’s Central Provident Fund (CPF) Advisory Panel is inviting members of the public to provide feedback on possible changes to the CPF scheme. This comes after the president announced on 16 May at the Read More

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Abolish CPF and the retirement age
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

By Benedict Chong It was only several months ago when PM Lee Hsien Loong launched a defamation lawsuit against Roy Ngerng for insidious and damaging attacks upon his character and name. The scope of this article, however, is not to question the morality Read More

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Over S$35 billion of injections from Govt to Temasek but no CPF monies?
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

Last updated on October 19th, 2015 at 06:37 pmBy S Y Lee and Leong Sze Hian We now know exactly where the $5 billion injection into Temasek Holdings came from, if we were to read the various media reports on the sources of the $5 billion Read More

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