5 Hair Salons for Curly Hair—How Much Does it Cost to Get a Curly Haircut in Singapore?
Budgeting
5 Hair Salons for Curly Hair—How Much Does it Cost to Get a Curly Haircut in Singapore?
As someone with naturally curly hair, my number one red flag for hairdressers in Singapore is being told that I should rebond my hair to “fix” it. To be fair,...
1 day ago
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Entertainment
21 Father’s Day 2024 Deals and Promotions: Dads Dine Free, 1-for-1 Cooking Classes, Up to $100 Off Gifts, and More
There are cool dads, and there are corny dads. There are sporty dads, and there are, well, “dad bod” dads. However you’d describe your own dad, if you clicked into...
2 days ago
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Credit Cards
Best Bank Offers in Singapore (Jun 2024): Win $12,000 NTUC shopping vouchers, 1,500 ION+ Points and More
Everybody loves credit card sign-up promotions, but not many of us realise the promotions don’t end with a welcome gift. Banks actually shower us with tons of lifestyle deals and...
5 days ago
UOB Lady’s Solitaire Card Gives You 4 Miles Per Dollar on Specific Spending Categories
Budgeting
UOB Lady’s Solitaire Card Gives You 4 Miles Per Dollar on Specific Spending Categories
We all like to rack up those credit card rewards and points, don’t we? So, whether you like to order in those convenient deliveries a lot from Foodpanda/Deliveroo, take mad...
6 days ago
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Credit Cards
Citibank Cash Back+ Credit Card: MoneySmart Review 2024
I have a soft spot for cash back credit cards. There’s none of that beating around the bush, trying to predict when your rewards points expire or getting slapped with...
6 June 2024
Best Credit Card Promotions in Singapore (Jun – Jul 2024): Citibank, DBS, HSBC, UOB, and More
Credit Cards
Best Credit Card Promotions in Singapore (Jun – Jul 2024): Citibank, DBS, HSBC, UOB, and More
This June, we’re giving away Category 1 Tickets for ASMeiR Max 2024 World Tour – Singapore (worth $656 per pair), a Samsung Galaxy S24 Ultra 512GB (worth $2,458), an exquisite dining...
4 June 2024
Best Fixed Deposit Rates in Singapore (Jun 2024)—Rates Up To 3.75%, Minimum Deposits From $500
Fixed Deposits
Best Fixed Deposit Rates in Singapore (Jun 2024)—Rates Up To 3.75%, Minimum Deposits From $500
If you think that fixed deposits are only for conservative cash-rich aunties and uncles, think again. A fixed deposit (also known as a time deposit) account is a type of...
4 June 2024
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Savings Accounts
10 Best Savings Accounts in Singapore with the Highest Rates (Jun 2024)
First UOB, then Standard Chartered. Banks have cut rates on their flagship savings accounts, and that means the highest interest earners are being reshuffled. Which savings account will earn you the...
3 June 2024
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Credit Cards
Best Buffets Singapore: Carousel, Colony, Edge, Peppermint, The Line Buffet Prices (Jun 2024)
Nothing gets Singaporeans going like a hotel buffet. After all, eating is our national hobby. The only problem? The cost. Aside from atas Michelin-starred restaurants, buffets are pretty much the most...
31 May 2024
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Entertainment
Top 53 Free Things to Do in Singapore (Jun 2024): i Light Singapore, Children’s Festival feat. Inside Out 2, and More
Bored as well as broke? We’ve got good news for you. This June, there’s no way you’ll miss out on the festivities with the slew of markets, events, and activities...
31 May 2024
New Flexible Work Arrangements Guidelines Coming in Dec 2024—What Does it Mean for Us?
Career
New Flexible Work Arrangements Guidelines Coming in Dec 2024—What Does it Mean for Us?
Singaporeans are placing higher values on fulfilling both their professional and personal responsibilities. Ever since the introduction of remote working during the pandemic, nearly 93% now prefer workplace flexibility. 38%...
31 May 2024
How To Sensibly Invest in GameStop, AMC, Crypto, and Other High-Risk Markets
Crypto
How To Sensibly Invest in GameStop, AMC, Crypto, and Other High-Risk Markets
Investing can get boring. For years, I did everything by the book: Dollar-cost average into low-cost ETFs (exchange-traded funds) and set-and-forget Buy safe blue-chip stocks that offer decent dividends and,...
31 May 2024
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Career
“If You Can Get Pregnant, We Can’t Hire You”: A True Story About Hiring Discrimination
Should women have opportunities to work? That seems like an unnecessary question. It’s 2024, for Pete’s sake. Women have been in the workforce since the 19th century, with the 20th...
31 May 2024
Everything You Need To Know About HDB’s New Resale Flat Listing Service (RFL)
Property
Everything You Need To Know About HDB’s New Resale Flat Listing Service (RFL)
If you’ve ever tried selling your HDB flat, you know it can be a complex process. Often, you’re facing a mountain of paperwork while hunting down for a reliable property...
30 May 2024
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Opinion
Is Upgrading From an HDB to a Condo a “Must” to Build Wealth? We Rate Advice From Reddit
The acronym “HDB” can deliver a range of emotions for any Singaporean looking to get their hands on the local housing ladder. That’s because the process to get one is...
30 May 2024
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Travel Insurance
Guide to the Best Family Travel Insurance in Singapore: Cost, Coverage, Age Limits and More
Feeding one extra mouth at home is one thing, but travelling with another little human is a whole different ball game. From missed flights to lost belongings, a lot can...
29 May 2024
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Property
HDB Grants Guide 2024—Which Are The Best HDB Grants You Can Get For Your HDB BTO/Resale?
Thinking about buying an HDB flat in Singapore in this economy? It’s no secret that this can put a significant strain on your finances, potentially leaving you in debt for...
29 May 2024
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Credit Cards
Didn’t Manage To Get Tickets To A-Mei’s Singapore Shows? MoneySmart is Giving Away 60 Cat 1 Tickets to ASMeiR MAX 2024 World Tour
If you’re reading this, chances are you missed out on securing tickets to A-Mei’s highly anticipated ASMeiR MAX 2024 World Tour in Singapore. The first show on 27 July 2024...
27 May 2024
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Property
Buying a House? Here are 8 Terms You Need to Know Before You Meet Your Realtor
For many of us, buying a home might be the biggest purchase of our lives. Ideally, we want to get it right. I’m not just talking about choosing the right...
27 May 2024
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Credit Cards
9 Best Air Miles Credit Cards in Singapore (May 2024)
Ah, the air miles credit card. Clearly the most glamorous of all credit cards. Every time you use one, you’re reinforcing your image as a globetrotting, wanderlusting, jet-setter. But more importantly,...
27 May 2024
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Travel Insurance
6 Best Travel Insurance with COVID-19 Coverage in Singapore (May 2024)
COVID-19 might be the last thing on your mind…but it could be the first thing to ruin your next trip. Whether you end up quarantined overseas or have to cancel...
24 May 2024
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Career
Going Freelance? Here’s How You Should Plan Your CPF & Finances For 2024
Back when I started freelancing full-time in 2014, the only friends who were free to meet up with me at midnight were home tutors. Now, it seems like half of...
24 May 2024
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Travel
7 Underrated Destination Dupes for Youths—Save Money and Avoid Crowds
Travel addicts and wanderlusting young ‘uns, listen up. If you’ve ever dreamed of visiting a world-renowned travel spot but baulked at the price tag, you’re not alone. We’ve all been...
24 May 2024
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Priority Banking
The Ultimate Guide to the Best Priority Banking Accounts in Singapore
Whenever you go to your local bank in Singapore, you may notice words such as “Premier” or “Treasures” attached to the end of the bank. They’re not there just to...
23 May 2024
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Credit Cards
How to Cancel Credit Cards in Singapore Quickly and Stress-free
Perhaps that enticing welcome gift promotion from a major bank doesn’t excite you anymore, and your annual fee waiver negotiation rituals won’t budge. Maybe those discretionary purchases spiked up because...
23 May 2024