Frequent question: How do I use my DBS CPF Investment Account?

You can withdraw your CPFIA investments and cash balance after setting aside the Full Retirement Sum (FRS) in your Retirement Account (RA). Please submit your application to CPF Board either through online or by mail. The agent bank/product providers will contact you on the transfer of your investments to you.

How do I withdraw from my CPF Investment Account?

Apply for withdrawal of your CPFIS investments:

  1. Login with your SingPass.
  2. Select My Requests > Investment > Apply to Withdraw My CPFIS Investments Upon Meeting CPF Withdrawal Conditions.

How do I check my CPF Investment Account?

How do I find my CPF Investment Account (CPF-IA) number?

  1. Login to CPF website here with your Singpass to access my cpf Online Services.
  2. Navigate to My Statement > Section C.
  3. Click Investment.
  4. You will see your agent bank and the CPF Investment Account number.

How can I use CPF funds?

You can use your Ordinary Account savings to buy a home under CPF housing schemes. You can use it to: Buy an HDB flat under the Public Housing Scheme. Buy private property under the Residential Properties Scheme.

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How can I transfer money from CPF to bank?

Cash top-up

  1. Go to the CPF website and login to my cpf with your SingPass.
  2. Submit an online application via My Requests > Building Up My / My Recipient’s CPF Savings.
  3. Login to your bank’s mobile app.
  4. Scan the QR code generated with your bank’s mobile app to make payment.

Which CPF account can be used for investment?

Under the CPF Investment Scheme (CPFIS), you can invest your CPF Ordinary Account (OA) and Special Account (SA) balances in various investment products such as stocks, bonds, unit trusts (mutual funds).

Can I withdraw money from my investment account?

You can only withdraw cash from your brokerage account. If you want to withdraw more than you have available as cash, you’ll need to sell stocks or other investments first. Keep in mind that after you sell stocks, you must wait for the trade to settle before you can withdraw money from a brokerage account.

How long does it take to open a CPF Investment account?

It will typically take 10 days working to process the CPFIS account online application. You will receive an email notification within 4 working days after your CPFIS account is opened.

Can I use CPF Special account to buy shares?

4. CPF Special Account can be used to invest. Beyond the minimum balance of $40,000, savings in your CPF SA can be used to invest under the CPF Investment Scheme (CPFIS) in any of the approved investment schemes below. … ETFs (Exchange Traded Funds)

Can use CPF to pay debt?

Know that you can use cash or CPF for repayments



You don’t need to pay for your home loan in cash; you can pay for it through your CPF Ordinary Account (CPF OA). This is regardless of whether you use an HDB loan or a bank loan.

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How does CPF Retirement Account work?

CPF LIFE is a life annuity scheme which provides you with monthly payouts for as long as you live. You can choose your desired amount of monthly payouts to meet your retirement needs. The payouts you will receive depend on the retirement sum you set aside in your Retirement Account.

Can I withdraw all my CPF at 65?

As mentioned at the start of the article, we are able to withdraw more funds from our CPF account when we turn 65, and before we contribute our funds into CPF LIFE. If we are born in 1958 or after, we can withdraw up to 20% of our Retirement Account Savings as at age 65.

Can I transfer my CPF to my wife?

CPF transfers are limited to spouse, parents, parents-in-law, grandparents, grandparents-in-law and siblings while cash top-ups can be done for any CPF member. This is a good avenue to help your spouse build his or her retirement savings, by transferring savings above your cohort’s BRS.

Can I transfer my CPF to my spouse ordinary account?

Before 1 Jan 2016, only CPF savings above the Full Retirement Sum (‘FRS’) can be transferred to the spouse. However, it is now possible for CPF members to transfer their CPF funds to top up their spouse’s CPF accounts after setting aside the BRS (Basic Retirement Sum) in their own CPF accounts.

How do I qualify for CPF LIFE?

Who is eligible for CPF LIFE? How do you sign up?

  1. Singapore citizen or PR.
  2. Born on 1 January 1958 and after.
  3. At least $60,000 in your CPF before age 65.
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