Shopping

Is Going to Malaysia to Buy Groceries Worth the Trouble?
Is Going to Malaysia to Buy Groceries Worth the Trouble?
When Singaporeans cross the Causeway into Malaysia, they immediately whip out their wallets, because everything ...
10 September 2015
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3 Ways to Earn Cashback Rebates – Without a Credit Card
The few days I actually bother to go grocery shopping, I find myself buying tonnes of chocolates and snacks. ...
8 September 2015
4 Psychological Reasons People Get Addicted to Shopping in Singapore
4 Psychological Reasons People Get Addicted to Shopping in Singapore
Hit up Orchard Road on a weekend and you’ll practically be crowdsurfing waves of shopping bag-toting Singaporeans ...
10 August 2015
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Is Getting a Nespresso Machine Really Worth The Money in Singapore?
Kopi is no longer cool enough for Singaporeans. Ever since hipster cafes started springing up everywhere ...
3 August 2015
5 Telltale Signs You Are About to Get Scammed or Ripped Off
5 Telltale Signs You Are About to Get Scammed or Ripped Off
Our favourite Sim Lim Square criminal made headlines again when it was revealed that he now had a total ...
31 July 2015
5 Sneaky Sales Tactics Retail Shops in Singapore Use to Get You to Spend Money
5 Sneaky Sales Tactics Retail Shops in Singapore Use to Get You to Spend Money
It’s July again and that means it’s time for the Great Singapore Sale. You know, that annual tradition ...
8 July 2015
If You Were a Singaporean Student in the 90s, These 4 Things Were Way Cheaper
If You Were a Singaporean Student in the 90s, These 4 Things Were Way Cheaper
If you can remember simpler times when a bowl of noodles in the school canteen could cost only 50 cents ...
7 July 2015
3 Important Tips To Make Sure You Maximize Your Money During the Great Singapore Sale
3 Important Tips To Make Sure You Maximize Your Money During the Great Singapore Sale
For all you shopaholics out there, the Great Singapore Sale (GSS) might be the one time of the year you’ve ...
27 June 2015
Why are Singaporeans No Longer Excited About the Great Singapore Sale?
Why are Singaporeans No Longer Excited About the Great Singapore Sale?
The Great Singapore Sale used to be a big deal, second only to Christmas. People would save up their hard-earned ...
17 June 2015
$500 Shopping Spree: Men’s Work Clothes Edition
$500 Shopping Spree: Men’s Work Clothes Edition
If you want to make money, you’ve got to look like you’re making money. Unless you’re Mark Zuckerberg, ...
24 May 2015
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Mustafa vs NTUC Part 2: Is it Really a Good Idea to Buy Your Groceries at Mustafa?
Ah, Mustafa… a magician’s hat filled with low cost goodies. Whenever someone asks where to buy cheap electronics, ...
5 May 2015
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5 Places to Buy Good Wine in Singapore at Low Prices
Anyone can see the logic behind buying a can of Tiger Beer at the supermarket and imbibing it at the void ...
5 May 2015
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If You Shop on Amazon, These 5 Tricks Are Fantastic for Saving Money
I cringe whenever another mall pops up in Singapore. But Amazon… that’s another story. If you know where ...
10 April 2015
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If You’re One of the Many Singaporeans Addicted to Shopping, Here’s How to Save Yourself
Trying to kill off a shopping addiction in Singapore is like trying to go vegan when you work at McDonald’s. ...
9 April 2015
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9 Weird and Quirky Things You Can Buy at Daiso for $2
There are many things I wish they sold at Daiso, like car COEs and Macbooks. Instead, Daiso chooses to ...
17 March 2015
3 Strategies to Help You Stop Buying Clothes You Never Wear
3 Strategies to Help You Stop Buying Clothes You Never Wear
Back when I was in school, I developed a mysterious liking for vintage hats. I imagined I would wear them ...
3 March 2015
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6 Things Singaporeans Love to Buy Overseas
You can always spot a Singaporean in a shop overseas by the twinkle in his eye as he remarks, “This is ...
18 February 2015
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What to Buy at the Supermarket When You’re Broke
Cheap food, while not as cheap as before, is still available in Singapore. But eat all three meals at a ...
19 January 2015
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The 5 Best Things to Get 2nd Hand in Singapore
Used and abused isn’t always a bad thing, at least when it comes to shopping. It doesn’t take a genius ...
16 January 2015
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About to Buy Something Expensive? Ask Yourself These Questions First
My go-to bag is a $2 cloth tote from Queen Victoria Market in Melbourne. Every now and then, someone will ...
13 January 2015
5 Ways You’re a Victim of Price Discrimination in Singapore
5 Ways You’re a Victim of Price Discrimination in Singapore
How would you feel if you bought a pair of shoes at a shop for $200, only to discover that the salesperson ...
5 January 2015
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3 Worthwhile Purchases That End Up Paying For Themselves
While those Chanel earrings or that dapper suit might make you look like the wealthy man or woman about ...
29 December 2014
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3 Things Most Singaporeans Are Glad They Spent Money On
We’re always talking about things it’s stupid to spend money on, like any cellphone with the word “Vertu” ...
29 December 2014
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Downsize Your Grocery Spending in 2015 By Joining FairPrice’s Warehouse Club 
“Gotta steal to eat, gotta eat to live,” went that song in Disney’s Aladdin, and we can’t say we didn’t ...
19 December 2014
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Getting Your Parents to Do Your Grocery Shopping Might be the Best Saving Tip of the Year
Your parents may have worked hard to give you a good life, but here’s another way they can continue to ...
4 December 2014