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Here’s Why Samsung’s Latest QuickDrive™ Washing Machine is Going To Be the New Standard
This post was written in collaboration with Samsung. While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless ...
3 Fun Family Activities That Will Teach Your Kids to Save Money
3 Fun Family Activities That Will Teach Your Kids to Save Money
No matter how much you nag about the importance of saving money, your kids are going to learn a lot more ...
17 April 2018
Single Parent in Singapore – Guide to Grants, Subsidies And Financial Assistance
Single Parent in Singapore – Guide to Grants, Subsidies And Financial Assistance
Singapore’s laws remain depressingly old-fashioned when it comes to certain things. And nowhere is this ...
9 April 2018
MoneySmart: The Cost of Having a Newborn Baby in Singapore -- Delivery Charges, Doctor's Fees and Everything Else
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 ...
6 April 2018
Here’s How Your Family Can Save BIG On Your Mobile Phone Plans and More
Here’s How Your Family Can Save BIG On Your Mobile Phone Plans and More
It’s no surprise that the cost of living is rising. Families may be forking out quite a lot for their entertainment ...
3 Ways Singapore Workplaces Can Support Gender Equality and Raise the Birthrate
3 Ways Singapore Workplaces Can Support Gender Equality and Raise the Birthrate
It’s obvious that work-life balance, or the lack of it, has had a strong part to play in lowering Singapore’s ...
28 February 2018
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My First Skool Raises Fees – Are Parents Paying Too Much?
Your child may not be old enough for you to worry about tuition just yet, but get ready to pay all the ...
20 January 2018
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7 Free or Almost-Free Ways to Keep Your Kids Occupied This December Holidays
The school holidays are in full swing and, for parents, that means trying to keep the kids occupied without ...
18 December 2017
3 Skills You Can Learn From Your Parents That Save You Money and Benefit Your Career
3 Skills You Can Learn From Your Parents That Save You Money and Benefit Your Career
Can you believe that it’s been only 5 years since Gardens by the Bay came into existence, and 7 years since ...
5 December 2017
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4 Ways to Give Allowance to Parents Who are Not Financially Savvy
Giving parents an allowance when you start working is a common practice in Singapore. Some attribute it ...
13 November 2017
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4 Surprising Ways Good Parenting Can Lead to Bad Money Values
When I was in my teenage years, I used to argue with my parents whenever they opposed my plans of getting ...
13 October 2017
5 Things That Can Save Parents of School-Going Children Time and Money
5 Things That Can Save Parents of School-Going Children Time and Money
There comes a time in every parent’s life when they realise that the reason for their overpowering eyebags ...
6 October 2017
5 Inexpensive Family-Friendly Activities in Singapore Kids 12 And Under Will Love
5 Inexpensive Family-Friendly Activities in Singapore Kids 12 And Under Will Love
Singapore’s national sports of shopping and eating are great for when you’re an adult just chilling with ...
21 July 2017
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6 Unexpected Expenses That Hit You When You Have Kids
SIt’s safe to say that hardly any Singaporean decides to have kids without being cognisant of the costs. ...
20 July 2017
6 Important Life Skills You Can Teach Your Child For Free
6 Important Life Skills You Can Teach Your Child For Free
The most useful thing I learnt at school was touch typing—I never realised how important being able to ...
18 July 2017
3 Ways Helicopter Parenting Can Have a Heavy Cost in Singapore
3 Ways Helicopter Parenting Can Have a Heavy Cost in Singapore
One look at the things people are posting on kiasuparents.com’s forum, and it’s clear that helicopter parenting ...
3 July 2017
5 Money Issues to Discuss Before You’re Ready to Have Kids
5 Money Issues to Discuss Before You’re Ready to Have Kids
So, you’ve decided that it’s time to fill up the spare rooms in that five-room flat you and your spouse ...
12 May 2017
3 Uncomfortable Money Moments Filial Singaporeans Might Face
3 Uncomfortable Money Moments Filial Singaporeans Might Face
Filial piety is highly valued by mainstream society in Singapore. Without a proper pension system, it falls ...
7 April 2017
4 Ideas for Raising the Birthrate in Singapore
4 Ideas for Raising the Birthrate in Singapore
The Singapore government prides itself on getting things done. It’s transformed the economy over a matter ...
30 March 2017
Should You Send Your Kids to An Elite Affiliated Primary School?
Should You Send Your Kids to An Elite Affiliated Primary School?
Primary 1 registration is a nail-biting time for kiasu parents islandwide—especially those who don’t want ...
20 March 2017
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3 Concerns Singaporean Couples Really Have About Having Kids
For years, the government have been scratching their heads, wondering why the Baby Bonus is doing nothing ...
13 March 2017
3 Ways You Can Make Good Use of Your Child’s Ang Bao Money
3 Ways You Can Make Good Use of Your Child’s Ang Bao Money
Each year, you dress your kid up like a Chinadoll and send him or her, armed with two Mandarin oranges, ...
10 January 2017
3 Ways Singaporean Parents Can Teach Their Teenage Children How to Manage Money
3 Ways Singaporean Parents Can Teach Their Teenage Children How to Manage Money
Got a teenager in the house? Unbeknownst to you, he’s probably spending a ton of time stalking other kids ...
4 January 2017
3 Things You Might be Doing That are Sabotaging Your Child’s Ability to Manage His Finances in the Future
3 Things You Might be Doing That are Sabotaging Your Child’s Ability to Manage His Finances in the Future
Any parent will tell you they want the best for their kid. What differs is what each one considers the ...
30 December 2016
4 Free and Fun Ways to Keep Your Kids Entertained During This Year’s School Holidays
4 Free and Fun Ways to Keep Your Kids Entertained During This Year’s School Holidays
The school holidays are a time of freedom, fun and sleeping in. Well, that’s if you’re a kid, that is. ...
14 December 2016