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FUTU Moomoo best stock online trading app
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...
StarHub 5G Plan Singapore Disney Plus
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...
MoneySmart: The Cost of Having a Newborn Baby in Singapore -- Delivery Charges, Doctor's Fees and Everything Else
Family
The Cost Of Having A Newborn Baby In Singapore — Delivery Charges, Doctor’s Fees and Everything Else
Congratulations! If you’re reading this, you’re either (a) expecting your first child (because if this is Baby Number 2 or 3, you would not have the time to read) or...
14 July 2021
Citi Cash Back Mastercard - family earn up to $80 Cashback on groceries, dining and petrol
Credit Cards
How a Family Can Spend on Daily Necessities & Score $80 Cash Back
This post was written in collaboration with Citi Cash Back Mastercard. While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless strive to maintain our editorial integrity and review products with...
RHB Singapore retail deposit promotion - high yield savings account, fixed deposit
Fixed Deposits
Make the Most of Your Savings as You Build Your Nest Egg Right Up to Retirement
This post was written in collaboration with RHB Singapore. 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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Wedding
Weddings & Engagements in Singapore – Cost of Dresses, Rings, Photography, Venues and Everything Else
Finding your one true love may be priceless but walking down the aisle in Singapore will cost you. If you’re preparing to get married or are even just considering tying...
7 July 2021
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Dining
Foodpanda, Deliveroo, GrabFood, AirAsia & WhyQ Promo Codes (July 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,...
2 July 2021
7 Best Fixed Deposit Rates in Singapore (July 2021) — DBS, CIMB & More
Fixed Deposits
7 Best Fixed Deposit Rates in Singapore (July 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...
1 July 2021
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Personal Loans
Credit Bureau Singapore: How to Get Your Credit Score and Credit Report
A credit report is essentially a bill of health for your finances. On it, you can find your credit score that basically shows if you’ve been naughty or nice with...
30 June 2021
Standard Chartered SCB Personal Loan - milestones
Personal Loans
Planning Financially for Life’s Milestones: Ways A Personal Loan Can Help
This post was written in collaboration with Standard Chartered Bank (Singapore) Limited (“Standard Chartered”). While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless strive to maintain our editorial integrity and...
SCB Standard Chartered Personal Loan - Credit Score for Faster Approval
Personal Loans
How to Improve Your Credit Score For A Quick Personal Loan Approval in Singapore
This post was written in collaboration with Standard Chartered Bank (Singapore) Limited (“Standard Chartered”). While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless strive to maintain our editorial integrity and...
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Transportation
Singapore Public Transport: 5 Tips to Save Money on Bus & MRT Fares
Singaporeans complain about MRT breakdowns all the time, but the truth is that we’re a lucky bunch. Objectively speaking, the Singapore public transport system is reasonably efficient. But good things must pay, right?...
21 June 2021
UOB EVOL Card - 8% Cashback, Eco-friendly - Own every Evolution
Credit Cards
8 Reasons Why We’re Hyped Over the New UOB EVOL Card: 8% Cashback, Eco-Friendly & More
This post was written in collaboration with UOB. While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless strive to maintain our editorial integrity and review products with the same objective lens....
Syfe Core Portfolio - change your finances forever
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5 Things You Should Start Doing Now That Can Change Your Finances Forever (In A Good Way)
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....
Nespresso Subscription Singapore - Original Line Coffee Machines from as low as $1
Budgeting
5 Reasons to Get A Nespresso Subscription — With A Nespresso Machine for $1
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 lens....
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Shopping
Back to #WFH? How You Could Reduce 5 Home Office Issues to Boost Productivity
This post was written in collaboration with Ergomeister. 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
GST Voucher & U-Save 2021: How Much Will You Get & When?
The GST Voucher is something that many Singaporeans look out for every year. But many don’t know how much they’ll get from the government, and when the GST Voucher payout...
2 June 2021
Aviva Car Insurance Motor Insurance Promo 2021
Car Insurance
8 Ways Drivers Can Benefit From A Car Insurance With Value-Add Features
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 lens....
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Invest
How You Can Work Towards Getting $1,000 Passive Income A Month
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
Buy Now Pay Later Singapore Comparison: Atome vs Hoolah vs Grab & More
From Atome to Hoolah to Grab, there’s now a whole slew of ‘Buy Now, Pay Later’ services on the market. Similar to credit card 0% interest instalment plans, these services...
31 May 2021
Crypto Trading on an Exchange vs Investment Brokerage: Which is Better?
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Crypto Trading on an Exchange vs Investment Brokerage: Which is Better?
Everyone seems to want a slice of the cryptocurrency pizza these days — including, ironically, the big banking institutions that Bitcoin originally intended to undermine. In May 2021 alone, both DBS...
28 May 2021
Great Eastern Investment Linked Policy Critical Illness Insurance
Health Insurance
Critical Illness Insurance: 5 Common Misconceptions You May Have About Critical Illness and Protection
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...
SP Group - Electricity Tariffs - Open Electricity Market
Budgeting
The Electricity Tariff: What Are You Actually Paying For?
This post was written in collaboration with SP Group. While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless strive to maintain our editorial integrity and review products with the same...
CareShield Life - NTUC Income Care Secure
Life Insurance
CareShield Life Supplement: Why Enhance & Here’s What to Look Out For
This post was written in collaboration with NTUC Income. While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless strive to maintain our editorial integrity and review products with the same...