facebookHi Considering to invest in a Robo Advisor-mainly in US ETFs. The US mkt is at all time high. If invest a lump sum say 100K or more, would it be a good time to invest? Investing period approx 6-10yrs? - Seedly

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Anonymous

02 Mar 2020

General Investing

Hi Considering to invest in a Robo Advisor-mainly in US ETFs. The US mkt is at all time high. If invest a lump sum say 100K or more, would it be a good time to invest? Investing period approx 6-10yrs?

Know about time in the market is better than timing the market.
Past experience investing in Jan 2017 has not been encouraging. The invested amt dropped within the next few mths and after 3yrs, it is still at 3-5% loss. (Product is a single premium ILP with monthly income payout of avg 4%). May consider cancelling the policy. Thanks

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What are your thoughts?

Yes, better cancel that ILP

ETFs are the best choice, however for stock market you need patience (10 y), avoid panic, invest regularly, diversify

more on my thinking here:

https://seedly.sg/questions/what-is-your-genera...

If you are preparing to hold long term, it would be wise to ignore the short term noises and invest in it straight. The more you wait, the more you will miss out on potential. And the time in the market is always better then timing the market.

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