4 Ways You Can Still Grow Rich On a Regular Employee’s Salary
Budgeting
4 Ways You Can Still Grow Rich On a Regular Employee’s Salary
Staring at your monthly pay-slip can sometimes be as depressing as opening your fridge to find you only have half a scoop of ice-cream left in the pint. You want...
6 August 2014
Here’s an Easy Budgeting Strategy That’ll Work on Any Salary
Budgeting
Here’s an Easy Budgeting Strategy That’ll Work on Any Salary
Budgeting is never as easy as it sounds right? I mean, creating a budget is so deceptively simple – you just need to set aside X number of dollars for...
5 August 2014
3 Huge Money Mistakes You Should Avoid When Receiving an Inheritance
Budgeting
3 Huge Money Mistakes You Should Avoid When Receiving an Inheritance
Next to winning the lottery, receiving an inheritance from a relative is the next best way to get your hands on a huge fortune.
4 August 2014
5 Deliciously Affordable Pizza Places to Check Out
Dining
5 Deliciously Affordable Pizza Places to Check Out
Who doesn’t like pizza right? It’s such a simple, yet perfect dish – you have deliciously baked bread that’s topped with tomato sauce, melted mozzarella cheese and just about any...
1 August 2014
Love to Shop Online? Here are 5 Online Retailers That Offer FREE Shipping to Singapore
Shopping
Love to Shop Online? Here are 5 Online Retailers That Offer FREE Shipping to Singapore
Don’t you just hate it when your weekend trip to the mall for some “retail therapy” turns into shopping nightmare?
31 July 2014
Singapores's Life Insurance Industry
Life Insurance
Why the New MAS Announcement on Purchasing Insurance is Great News for Everyone
This is the first major announcement of an overhaul of Singapore’s life insurance industry that began in April 2012.  This gives you, the consumer, a reason to celebrate (cheaper premiums!...
31 July 2014
Money Traps Couples Fall Into
Property
5 Money Traps Couples Fall Into When Buying Their First Property
The unspoken proposal in Singapore has long been balloting for a new HDB flat, especially in the past years where successfully being allocated one is akin to striking the lottery....
30 July 2014
3 Ways to Reduce Your Phone Bill Dramatically
Budgeting
3 Ways to Reduce Your Phone Bill Dramatically
Phone plans are the worst. You’re either paying too damn much for a plan that has enough minutes and data for two people to use or you’re paying too much...
29 July 2014
Booking Your Air Tickets Online – Here’s the Expert Tip on the Best Time to Do It!
Travel
Booking Your Air Tickets Online – Here’s the Expert Tip on the Best Time to Do It!
Timing is everything. It doesn’t matter whether you’re searching for a new job, trying to buy your first home or planning a holiday getaway – timing your decisions correctly can...
25 July 2014
Why Your Pride Is Keeping You From Growing Rich
Invest
Why Your Pride Is Keeping You From Growing Rich
The 2014 World Cup will long stay imprinted in our memories for it’s countless highlight-reel moments. And as the tournament played out, there were certainly plenty of lessons to learn...
24 July 2014
How To Navigate the 4 Most Important Financial Phases of Your Life
Budgeting
How To Navigate the 4 Most Important Financial Phases of Your Life
Hindsight is 20/20 right? It’s sad, but true, especially when it comes to the financial decisions you’ve made in your lifetime. Yeah, we’ve all made bad financial choices that we...
23 July 2014
What You Really Should Be Paying Attention To When Reading Financial News
Invest
What You Really Should Be Paying Attention To When Reading Financial News
In some circles, reading the financial news is the best cure for insomnia. No one would blame you for falling asleep, with jargon-filled articles talking about things that sound like...
23 July 2014
Subletting your HDB
Property
3 Insane Ways People Try to Flout HDB’s Subletting Rules
HDB has a ton of rules, because it’s public housing and all. And at first, we were about to explain those rules to you. Because the writer for HDB’s web page...
22 July 2014
credit card charges singapore
Credit Cards
Getting Charged for That Unsolicited Credit Card You Never Activated
Have you ever received an unsolicited credit card before? If you have, did you activate it or did you simply discard it (hopefully via shredder) because you’ve already got enough...
22 July 2014
The 3 Biggest Financial Objectives You Should Aim For in Your 20s
Budgeting
The 3 Biggest Financial Objectives You Should Aim For in Your 20s
Ah, our glorious 20s! Most of us who have passed this stage in our lives look back on it with fondness and a longing to “go back” because let’s face...
22 July 2014
Grow Rich, Singapore Style
Invest
Grow Rich, Singapore Style
Every now and then, you come across a shared article on your news feed that tells of a heart warming, tear jerking, smile inducing, rags-to-riches type story, that makes you...
19 July 2014
4 Satay Places That Are Guaranteed to Satisfy Your Hunger AND Budget
Dining
4 Satay Places That Are Guaranteed to Satisfy Your Hunger AND Budget
Satay is the ultimate get-together food isn’t it? It’s unbelievably simple (c’mon, it’s meat on a stick right?), relatively inexpensive, and goes great with beer. However, not every place can...
18 July 2014
9 Ways to Get Ripped Off at Sim Lim Square and Beyond
Shopping
9 Ways to Get Ripped Off at Sim Lim Square and Beyond
I think I got ripped off buying my new phone. Either that or I’m waaaay out of touch with gadgets, and a phone really is worth $500 more when it...
18 July 2014
Buying a landed property in Singapore
Invest
How Two Teachers With Four Children Managed to Buy a Landed Property in Singapore
If we had to raise a child, we’d be able to afford a landed property in about 60 years. If we had to raise four, the only landed property we’ll...
18 July 2014
5 Reasons Why Recent Government Changes Make Singapore Even More Boring
Opinion
5 Reasons Why Recent Government Changes Make Singapore Even More Boring
Nothing exciting ever happens in Singapore right? I mean, Singapore is one of the most insulated and safest places in the world. Other than a major riot, some MRT delays,...
17 July 2014
Here’s The Most Honest (and Biased) Review of 5 Major Investing Strategies You Will Ever Read
Invest
Here’s The Most Honest (and Biased) Review of 5 Major Investing Strategies You Will Ever Read
There are a myriad of places that you can get an in -depth analysis of various investing strategies that will leave you exactly at square one after reading them. For...
16 July 2014
Are Your Torrenting Days Really Over? An Update on Singapore’s Newest Law
Entertainment
Are Your Torrenting Days Really Over? An Update on Singapore’s Newest Law
Singapore was a pirate haven long before Sir Stamford Raffles first set foot on the nation’s soil in 1819. While plenty has changed over the last 195 years, one thing...
16 July 2014
Think the Rich Have Retirement Covered? DBS Survey Reveals A Different Story
Budgeting
Think the Rich Have Retirement Covered? DBS Survey Reveals A Different Story
You wouldn’t be faulted for completely ignoring any plight regarding retirement when it comes to the affluent in Singapore. They’ve got it all sorted out right? No money issues to...
15 July 2014
7 Signs You’re Financially Successful and Don’t Know It Yet
Invest
7 Signs You’re Financially Successful and Don’t Know It Yet
You know why Singaporeans aren’t happy? It’s because we’re always pushed to get the biggest house. The sexiest car. The most expensive smartphone. “That’s an unusually mature observation from you.”...
15 July 2014
3 Incredible Money Saving Apps Every Singaporean Needs
Budgeting
3 Incredible Money Saving Apps Every Singaporean Needs
Here’s a question – how many apps on your phone do you currently have? Do you have 20, 50, 100+ apps on your phone right now? Well, according to recent...
15 July 2014