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Home Loans
3 Features of a SORA-pegged Property Loan & What Homeowners Think About It
This post was written in collaboration with The Association of Banks in Singapore (ABS). While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless strive to maintain our editorial integrity and review...
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Dining
Foodpanda, Deliveroo, GrabFood, AirAsia & WhyQ Promo Codes (October 2021)
We can’t live without food delivery services like Foodpanda, Deliveroo, and GrabFood these days, especially when we’re too busy working from home or are just too lazy to cook. Besides,...
7 October 2021
7 Best Fixed Deposit Rates in Singapore (October 2021) — DBS, CIMB & More
Fixed Deposits
7 Best Fixed Deposit Rates in Singapore (October 2021) — DBS, CIMB & More
Fixed deposit (sometimes called time deposit) accounts are low-risk investments that earn you interest over a fixed commitment period. You don’t need to do anything to earn this interest, just park your money...
4 October 2021
Home Loan Singapore - SIBOR and SOR to SORA, the transition
Home Loans
Have an Existing Property Loan? Here’s What Will Happen When SIBOR/SOR Transitions to SORA
This post was written in collaboration with The Association of Banks in Singapore (ABS). While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless strive to maintain our editorial integrity and...
How Nespresso’s Latest Vertuo Coffee System Elevates Your Daily Cuppa — Saving You Time & $$$
Shopping
How Nespresso’s Latest Vertuo Coffee System Elevates Your Daily Cuppa — Saving You Time & $$$
This post was written in collaboration with Nespresso. While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless strive to maintain our editorial integrity and review products with the same objective...
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Life Insurance
If the ‘Ah Boys to Men’ Movie Were A Real-Life Insurance Product, This is How It’d Look Like
This post was written in collaboration with Aviva. While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless strive to maintain our editorial integrity and review products with the same objective...
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Budgeting
5 Cheap House Movers in Singapore & Other DIY Moving Services
Moving is an exhausting affair. It’s a massive project as you have to pack your possessions in boxes and luggage (or garbage bags), track, move from A to B and...
28 September 2021
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Savings Accounts
4 Perks of Having a Multi-currency Savings Account — Plus Growing Your Money
This post was written in collaboration with HSBC. While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless strive to maintain our editorial integrity and review products with the same objective...
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Savings Accounts
Top Wealth Tips to Grow Your Savings, Maximise Your Global Transactions & Stretch Your Dollar Further
This post was written in collaboration with HSBC. While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless strive to maintain our editorial integrity and review products with the same objective...
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Family
Nursing Homes in Singapore – How Much Does It Cost?
Sending your loved ones to a nursing home can be an emotionally wrenching decision. But with a small property and no one at home during the weekdays, it may sometimes...
27 September 2021
Home Loan Singapore - SIBOR SOR transitioning to SORA
Property
Banks to Replace SIBOR/SOR with SORA — Could This Actually Benefit You?
This post was written in collaboration with The Association of Banks in Singapore (ABS). While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless strive to maintain our editorial integrity and...
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Business
5 Tips to Set Up Your E-Commerce Business on a Budget
This post was written in collaboration with Lalamove. While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless strive to maintain our editorial integrity and review products with the same objective...
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Property
9 Scenarios Why Renting A Serviced Residence Could Be A Financially Wise Choice
This post was written in collaboration with Far East Hospitality. While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless strive to maintain our editorial integrity and review products with the...
20 September 2021
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Life Insurance
Here’s An Easier Way to Purchase Essential Insurance Plans — Plus Enjoy Discounts, Cashback & Reward Points
This post was written in collaboration with Singtel Dash. While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless strive to maintain our editorial integrity and review products with the same objective...
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Invest
Earn Passive Income: How to Start With Just $1,000 — AND Achieve Healthy Dividends?
This post was written in collaboration with Syfe. While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless strive to maintain our editorial integrity and review products with the same objective lens....
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Budgeting
Where to Get Cheap Haircuts in Singapore — KCuts, Snip Avenue, Kimage Hairdressing School & More
Unless you’re new in town, you would already know at least a couple of places for cheap haircuts in Singapore. And no, we’re NOT talking about your first day of National...
22 August 2021
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Healthcare
Birth Control in Singapore – Cost Guide to Contraception Options
If you’re in a committed relationship and don’t want kids, or if you simply want to keep your family size modest, you might want to know — what are the...
18 August 2021
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Health Insurance
3 Things to Do in Your 30s That Will Make Your Later Years Much Better
This post was written in collaboration with Great Eastern. While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless strive to maintain our editorial integrity and review products with the same...
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Property
Singles Singapore Citizen & Joint Singles Scheme: How to Buy HDB Flats for Singles
You wake up, scroll through Facebook and “like” a bunch of your friends’ #anniversary and #babyturnsONE photos. It’s almost like any other day, except today is different. It’s your 35th...
17 August 2021
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Budgeting
How to Obtain a Cashier’s Order in Singapore: Step-By-Step Guide
What on earth is a cashier’s order? You may not have seen one, you have never needed one but chances are, you are going to need it someday when you...
10 August 2021
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Budgeting
How to Write a Cheque & Deposit One in Singapore: Step-By-Step Guide
Despite the convenience of PayNow, GrabPay, FavePay, and the countless payment apps that make our lives easier, there are still people and organisations that don’t accept online or credit card...
10 August 2021
Best Fibre Broadband Singapore
Budgeting
Best Fibre Broadband Singapore 2021: Singtel vs Starhub vs M1 vs Others
It used to be that unless you were a hardcore gamer, there was no reason to get a fibre broadband plan. However, considering that most of our lives are conducted online...
2 August 2021
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Invest
How to pick the best stock trading platform/broker?
More people are picking up on how to open stock trading accounts in Singapore with online platforms to do self-directed trading, where they learn how to start stock trading confidently...
Total Tyre Shield, Tyre Insurance for your Toyota, Lexus, Suzuki from $96 per tyre
Car Insurance
Total Tyre Shield Programme: Tyres From $96 Each, Free Unlimited Comprehensive Tyre Protection Worth $150 & More
This post was written in collaboration with Borneo Motors. While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless strive to maintain our editorial integrity and review products with the same...
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Budgeting
The SIMplest Way to Get Onboard 5G, Plus Enjoy Unmatched Data & Entertainment Experiences on Singapore’s Best Mobile Network
This post was written in collaboration with StarHub. While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless strive to maintain our editorial integrity and review products with the same objective...