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Financial Management Literacy for Retirement Planning

Plan well to retire well

About this course

Everyone will need to retire one day. Therefore, it is important for us to plan well for retirement. In order to retire comfortably, we need to know what to plan and how to plan for retirement. Many of us dream of a great retirement; however, many Singaporeans are inadequately prepared for retirement. In this course we will explore many financial aspects of retirement planning so that we can help everyone live their desired retirement lifestyle. Once we are able to identify our retirement needs, we can plan and allocate our resources to retire with peace of mind.

Singaporeans and Permanent Residents aged 50 and above may apply for a coupon code to be eligible for National Silver Academy (NSA) subsidised fees (administered by the Council for Third Age, C3A). To obtain the coupon code, please email the course provider at to verify your eligibility. Upon successful verification, you will be issued a coupon code.

To enrol for this course at a subsidised fee, please ensure that your coupon code is successfully applied and the total payment amount reflected is after discount when you are making payment. Once payment has been made, we seek your understanding that no refunds will be allowed.

By applying for the coupon code, I confirm that I’m a Singaporean/Permanent Resident aged 50 and above and I give Centre For Seniors/C3A consent to contact me to collect and use my personal data (e.g. name, NRIC, date of birth, contact details) for the purposes of subsidy verification and application, and in accordance with the Centre For Seniors/C3A’s Personal Data Policy. Centre For Seniors/C3A’s Personal Data Policy is contained in the Personal Data Policy Statement which can be found on the Centre For Seniors/C3A Website. By applying for the coupon code, I am deemed to have read and understood Centre For Seniors/C3A’s Personal Data Policy Statement.

For learners who are not eligible for NSA subsidies, please proceed with the course enrolment.

Course Access Period

Please note that this is an online asynchronous course to be completed at your own pace within one month from the enrolment date. Do also note that the course tile may take up to 48 hours to show up on your dashboard after purchase, and your access will start after it has been made accessible.

What you will learn

On completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Determine your own retirement needs
  • Protect yourself from potential risks
  • Build up your own retirement fund
  • Ensure your final desires are heard
  • Protect yourself from scams and frauds

Course Staff

Steven Ong
Adjunct Trainer, Centre For Seniors


Steven is an Adjunct Trainer with Centre For Seniors. Steven has over 15 years of professional experience advising individual clients in personal wealth management. He authored two local Study Guides ("Risk Management" and "Investment Planning") for the international Certified Financial Planner® certification course while he was a practising financial adviser.

Since 2006, he has been regularly invited by many organisations to share his expertise in seminars, forums and workshops. His public appearances include sharing his investment experience on Channel News Asia MoneyMind in 2014, discussing insurance for children with special needs in The Sunday Times in 2015, sharing his investment outlook in 2016, and doing an interview with 938NOW. He was featured sharing his views about the financial literacy level of Singaporeans in several local and regional publications, including The Straits Times, The Business Times and Asia Insurance Review.

  • Start: Available Now
  • Length: 2 hours
  • Price: S$35
  • Course Provider: Centre For Seniors
  • Subject: Retirement Planning
  • Language: English

Ms Katherine Soo

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Ms Magdelene Low

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