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POSB Smart Money Moves 2021 - NAV Planner for young families
New Norm 2021: Young Parents — Planning Finances for Now and the Future
Remember 2020? It was a challenging year, especially for parents with young kids. You had to keep everyone ...
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CPF LIFE: The Complete Guide to Payouts, Plans & Minimum Sums in 2021
If you’re in your 30s like I am, retiring in Singapore is the stuff of nightmares. By the time our retirement ...
2 days ago
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13 Cheapest SIM-Only Mobile Plans in Singapore 2021 (<$20/Month)
Gone are the days when you’d have to sign up with one of the big 3 telcos — Singtel, Starhub and M1 — just ...
14 January 2021
CPF Matched Retirement Savings Scheme: Another Way to Top Up Your Parents’ CPF
CPF Matched Retirement Savings Scheme: Who Is Eligible & How It Works
Topping up your parents’ CPF Retirement Account has long been a way to offer financial support to family ...
14 January 2021
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CPF Retirement Sum – How Does It Work and How Much Do You Need?
Already counting down the days to retirement… when you’re only 25 years old? Late nights at the office ...
13 January 2021
CPF Contributions in Singapore, the Guide to Interest Rates, Minimum Sums and all the calculators you need
The Ultimate CPF Guide 2021: Contributions, Interest Rates, Minimum Sums & Calculators
Can you really say that you know where your money goes every month? If you don’t understand what’s happening ...
11 January 2021
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CNY Ang Bao Rates in Singapore (2021) – Everything You Need to Know
Young Singaporean parents or newlyweds giving out Chinese New Year (CNY) ang baos for the first time often ...
8 January 2021
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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 ...
4 January 2021
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Top 5 Reasons Why You Should Get A Singtel Prepaid SIM (For Yourself or Your Teen)
This post was written in collaboration with Singtel. While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless ...
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Climate Friendly Household Vouchers: How to Redeem & What to Buy With Them
The government wants you to be more eco-friendly. Luckily, instead of decreeing that you’re stuck taking ...
21 December 2020
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7 Common Scams in Singapore: How to Avoid & How to Report Scams
Singaporeans have a reputation of being hardworking, a stickler for the rules and… thanks to how safe the ...
17 December 2020
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6 Compelling Reasons (Other than Price) Why You Should Switch to a Circles.Life SIM-Only Mobile Plan, Stat!
This post was written in collaboration with Circles.Life. While we are financially compensated by them, ...
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9 Best Courier Services in Singapore With the Cheapest Delivery Fees
Whether you’re a power Carouseller or running a fledgling e-commerce business, finding the right delivery ...
10 December 2020
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4 New Digital Bank License Winners in Singapore: What It Means for Us
Over the past year, we’ve seen a colourful eruption of consortiums (including bizarre unions such as SP ...
9 December 2020
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SGFinDex: 3 Ways This Makes Your DBS NAV Planner An Even More Powerful Financial Platform
Today, 7 Dec 2020, it was announced during this year’s Singapore FinTech Festival that Singapore’s open ...
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Singlife Account vs Etiqa Gigantiq vs Dash EasyEarn: Which Insurance Savings Plan is Best?
It’s no secret that savings account and fixed deposit interest rates in Singapore are dismal. So, it’s ...
7 December 2020
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How to Choose a #WFH Chair without Breaking the Bank?
This post was written in collaboration with ErgoTune. While we are financially compensated by them, we ...
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10 Ways to Reduce Your Personal Income Tax in Singapore for YA2021
I know, I know. It’s not even the end of the year, and here I am, writing an article about income tax. ...
17 November 2020
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Guide to Supplementary Retirement Scheme + SRS Account Promotions 2020
I’ve been dreaming about retirement since the day I started working. So the Supplementary Retirement Scheme ...
17 November 2020
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How You Can Power Up With Green Energy & Save Money While Doing It
This post was written in collaboration with iSwitch. While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless ...
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Covid-19: What’s Singapore’s Refreshed Economic Strategy & How Does It Benefit Us?
We’re fast approaching the end of 2020, yet it appears that Covid-19 may stay with us for some time longer. ...
3 November 2020
DBS Digibank NAV Planner Map Your Money for retirement
5 New Insights Your DBS Digibank Provides to Help You Achieve #Goals Like Retirement & Financial Freedom
When we first wrote about the DBS NAV Planner update in July, it was already a powerful personal finance ...
Singtel, M1 and Starhub 5G Mobile Phone Plans by Singapore Telcos
Singtel, M1 and Starhub 5G Mobile Phone Plans in Singapore
Conspiracy theorists are busy spreading fake news about how 5G causes cancer and spreads Covid-19. But ...
27 October 2020
Hoolah, Rely and Other Credit Card Instalment Plans to Ease Your Payment Pains
Hoolah, Rely & Other Credit Card Instalment Plans to Ease Your Payment Pains
Been eyeing that new iPhone 12 or Secret Lab chair, but afraid to dip into your savings in these dark economic ...
20 October 2020
China Mobile CMLink no-contract, SIM-only, new mobile phone plans
MVNO China Mobile CMLink’s New Revamped Plans — Launch Offer of 30% Off First Payment, Cross-border Data & More
This post was written in collaboration with China Mobile CMLink. While we are financially compensated by ...