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Life Insurance
How Much Insurance Coverage Should You Have in Singapore?
It doesn’t matter how old you are or how much income you earn every month — everyone needs insurance. Most people already know that, but how much insurance coverage do you need?
5 hours ago
Best savings accounts with high interest rates in Singapore
Savings Accounts
7 Best Savings Accounts in Singapore with the Highest Interest Rates
2020 has been a pretty tough year on our finances. Not only did many of us suffer pay cuts and income losses, most of the high interest savings accounts in...
10 hours ago
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Invest
Here’s How You Can Buy Bubble Tea, Book A Grab Home & More — All While Investing
This post was written in collaboration with GrabInvest. While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless strive to maintain our editorial integrity and review products with the same objective...
Whole Life and Term Insurance Singapore
Life Insurance
Life Insurance in Singapore — The Basics of Whole Life and Term Insurance
This whole insurance thing really does take a while to wrap your head around. The words “whole life insurance” and “term insurance” don’t really mean or explain very much to the average...
1 day ago
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Life Insurance
Insurance Singapore Guide — All You Need to Know Before Buying Your First Plan
When you’re young and naive and believe that everything will work out somehow, it’s pretty hard to imagine ever needing to buy insurance. Yet, getting your insurance portfolio in order...
1 day ago
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Shopping
10 Best Black Friday Sales in Singapore (2020)
I want to say that Black Friday is the one annual shopping event that everyone saves up for, but let’s be real -— our bank accounts are kinda still bleeding...
1 day ago
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Wedding
Wedding Ang Bao Rates in Singapore (2020/2021) – How Much Should You Give?
Wedding dinners in Singapore can sometimes be a mercenary affair. Even if you never spend more than $5 on meals and always make a beeline for the cai png stall,...
3 days ago
term life vs whole life insurance singapore
Life Insurance
Term Life vs Whole Life Insurance in Singapore — Which Is Better for You?
Life in Singapore isn’t cheap, so if you have dependents, it’s pretty important to get some form of life insurance to help them if anything terrible happens to you.  Both...
3 days ago
Need to Clear Leave? 7 Interesting Things You Can Do This Year-End
Entertainment
Need to Clear Leave? 7 Interesting Things You Can Do This Year-End
Seems like everyone who still has a job now has another problem: being nagged by our HR managers to clear our annual leave by the end of 2020.  If your...
3 days ago
insurance for expats and dependents in singapore
Health Insurance
Guide to Health Insurance in Singapore for Foreigners (Expats & Dependents)
As an expat in Singapore, you should consider buying health insurance if you find yourself in one of the following situations: You already have an employment contract in Singapore and...
19 November 2020
international health insurance
Health Insurance
5 Top International Health Insurance Plans in Singapore 2021
If there’s one thing the COVID-19 pandemic has taught us, it’s that health is fragile. If you’re an expat who’s still relying on your employee insurance, it’s about time you...
19 November 2020
5 Best VR Headsets in Singapore: Oculus, Sony Playstation, HTC Vive and More
Entertainment
5 Best VR Headsets in Singapore: Oculus Quest, Sony Playstation, HTC Vive & More
Lots of people have VR headsets on their Christmas wish lists this year, and for good reason.  That VR headset will not only take your gaming hobby to new heights,...
18 November 2020
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Invest
Trading Forex When Markets Are Volatile — How FX CFDs Can Help
Since 21 Feb 2020, there’s not been a day that the VIX, or volatility index, has seen values below 20 — an indication that the market situation has been rather...
HDB Grants 101
Property
HDB Grants Guide 2021 — What’s the Max CPF Housing Grant You Can Get?
If you’re buying an HDB flat in Singapore for the first time, you’re just beginning to realise how much it costs to live in what is essentially a tiny space...
17 November 2020
6 Best Book Subscriptions in Singapore for Kids & Adults
Shopping
6 Best Book Subscriptions in Singapore for Kids & Adults
Smelling the pages of musty library books is one of the greatest pleasures in life, but that hasn’t stopped readers from branching out and discovering books in new ways thanks...
17 November 2020
Income Tax Singapore
Budgeting
10 Ways to Reduce Your Personal Income Tax in Singapore for YA2020
I know, I know. It’s not even the end of the year, and here I am, writing an article about income tax. I’m like the Grinch who stole Deepavali.  While...
17 November 2020
Supplementary Retirement Scheme (SRS) account singapore
Budgeting
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 (SRS), as dry as it sounds, is more interesting to me than a Uniqlo...
17 November 2020
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Health Insurance
Raffles Shield Integrated Shield Plan Review 2021
Raffles Health Insurance is one of the lesser known insurers in Singapore, but they are actually one of 7 insurers offering Integrated Shield plans. We highly recommend getting an Integrated...
16 November 2020
Singapore’s Minimum Wage vs Progressive Wage Model: What’s the Debate About?
Career
Singapore’s Minimum Wage vs Progressive Wage Model: What’s the Debate About?
There’s been a lively debate in Parliament this year over Singapore’s minimum wage (or lack thereof). The minimum wage is the lowest salary that employers can legally offer their staff....
13 November 2020
uob stash savings account
Savings Accounts
UOB Stash Savings Account — MoneySmart Review 2021
A stash-and-forget account is essentially one that allows you to put aside extra money at a good interest rate. You don’t need to do any action except maybe increase your...
12 November 2020
uob one savings account review 2018
Savings Accounts
UOB One Account — UOB Savings Account Review 2021
If you’re looking for a day-to-day savings account that will give you more returns than just 0.05% p.a., there are plenty of options available in Singapore. The problem is, most...
11 November 2020
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Credit Cards
Best 1-for-1 Hotel Buffet Dining Promotions in Singapore (Nov 2020)
Nothing gets Singaporeans going like a hotel buffet, but they’re pretty expensive at full price. Thanks to competitive credit card promotions, though, you can get 1-for-1 hotel buffets with practically any...
11 November 2020
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Invest
Why It’s So Important to Build Investing Habits & How to Begin with AutoInvest by GrabInvest
This post was written in collaboration with GrabInvest. While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless strive to maintain our editorial integrity and review products with the same objective...
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Invest
Saxo Markets (Singapore) Investment Brokerage Review: How to Invest Using SaxoTraderGO?
So, you’re ready to start making your money work for you by investing it. Great! But before you can start, you need to decide which investment brokerage to use. That’s...
11 November 2020
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Travel
Singapore Hong Kong Travel Bubble: What are the Rules & Hidden Costs?
Waiting with bated breath for that moment when we can flock to Changi Airport and go on overseas holidays once again? Then the recent news that travel will soon be...
11 November 2020