In this series, The Business Times and The Straits Times break down actionable financial tips.


What are the next financial steps beyond choosing the right bank account and buying insurance if you're in your 20s? OCBC Bank senior investment strategist Vasu Menon tells our 26-year-old guest how to move beyond just insurance and bank accounts, to dip her toes in investment without committing a lot of capital.

Insurance is often overlooked by young working adults as they're only just starting their careers. We talk to Kelvin Goh, OCBC Bank’s head of investments and wealth advisory, on the myths and misconceptions about insurance.

What exactly is adulting, financially speaking? This episode is aimed at those in their 20s and are starting to work, and how they can set themselves up financially to avoid common mistakes so that they can focus on their careers.

Can Generation Z live life to the fullest while saving too? Christopher Lim talks to OCBC’s Vasu Menon about how clear financial goals can actually help a 19-year-old work towards the better things in life.

This episode is aimed at those who have just started working, or are drawing a regular salary, and want to know how they - and also young married millennial couples - can use bank-and-earn products better.