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Managing Money And Expenses – A Guide To Budgeting Income In Singapore
You go to work every day and earn an acceptable income. Yet, at the end of every month you start to get ...
6 days ago
How to Transfer Money from Singapore to Malaysia: 3 Best Remittance Services
How to Transfer Money from Singapore to Malaysia: 3 Best Remittance Services
Singapore-Malaysia money transfers have always been a sore sticking point for me. You see, my father lives ...
6 days ago
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Retirement Planning in Singapore: A Starter Guide for Confused Millennials
When you think “retirement”, do you imagine travelling the world, cruising on your own yacht, and being ...
17 June 2021
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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 ...
Covid-19 Recovery Grant 2021: How to Apply for CRG and CRG-T
Covid-19 Recovery Grant 2021: How to Apply for CRG and CRG-T
Just as we thought we’d beat Covid-19, 2021 started smelling a lot like 2020. With new restrictions on ...
11 June 2021
Best Mobile Phone Insurance in Singapore (2021): Which Plan is Worth Your Money?
Best Mobile Phone Insurance in Singapore (2021): Which Plan is Worth Your Money?
You might even have come across mobile insurance as an optional checkbox when signing up for a new phone ...
9 June 2021
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Homeowners, Here Are Some Easy Swaps You Can Make to Save Money
This post was written in collaboration with Geneco. While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless ...
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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 ...
2 June 2021
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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. ...
31 May 2021
CPF Basic, Full & Enhanced Retirement Sum: How Do They Affect You?
CPF Basic, Full & Enhanced Retirement Sum: How Do They Affect You?
Every salaried employee in Singapore makes CPF contributions each month, but the CPF system is understood ...
25 May 2021
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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 ...
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5 Factors to Look Out for When Buying a Washing Machine to Save Money, Time & Energy
This post was written in collaboration with Samsung. While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless ...
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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. ...
26 April 2021
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Good vs Bad Debt: How to Prioritise Which Loans to Pay in Singapore
Growing up, we were probably taught that debt is a bad thing, something to avoid at all costs. But the ...
26 April 2021
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Should I ‘Buy Now, Pay Later’? A Quick Checklist to Do This Responsibly
This post was written in collaboration with Grab. While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless ...
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5 Cost-Effective & Smart Ways to Send Small Packages and Important Letters
This post was written in collaboration with Singapore Post Limited. While we are financially compensated ...
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Electricity Retailers in Singapore — Which Offers the Cheapest Electricity Price Plan?
You can’t procrastinate forever — the Open Electricity Market (OEM) initiative has been in full swing for ...
6 April 2021
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Your Maid’s Insurance: Do You Even Know What You’re Paying For?
If you have employed a foreign domestic worker, it’s likely that you purchased her insurance through the ...
29 March 2021
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Cost of Living in Singapore (2021) — Is Your Salary Really Enough?
Singapore is always appearing at the top of those cost-of-living surveys. But how expensive is it really ...
25 March 2021
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Singapore Green Plan 2030: 7 Money-Saving Initiatives to Adopt Today
Singapore’s Green Plan 2030 is a “national sustainability movement” which aims to turn us into a more eco-friendly ...
23 March 2021
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Why Every Singaporean Needs an Emergency Fund – And How You Can Build Yours
Almost every financial advisor you meet will ask if you have an emergency fund in place. You know what ...
18 March 2021
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CDC Vouchers Singapore — Who’s Eligible & Where To Use Them in 2021
Budget 2021 was more about sticks than carrots, but one of the few things to look forward to is the $100 ...
4 March 2021
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3 Extra Ways You Save Money & Get More Value on Your Electricity Bill
This post was written in collaboration with Singtel. While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless ...
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Budget 2021: GST Hikes & Extensions Singaporeans Should Prepare For
Last year’s Budget was all about supporting Singaporeans through the challenges of the pandemic, the recession ...
2 March 2021
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Income Tax Filing 2021: A Step-by-Step Guide to Surviving Tax Season
Despite paying income tax year after year, I draw a blank every time I receive IRAS’s annual reminder to ...
2 March 2021