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3 Things You Should Know About Your CPF When Planning Your 2018 Finances
3 Things You Should Know About Your CPF When Planning Your 2018 Finances
When the New Year arrives and you’re making a list of resolutions to take steps towards your financial ...
23 January 2018
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5 Ways to Make Being a Woman Less Expensive in Singapore
Everyone expects you to always look pretty and fresh as a flower. But confirming to society’s idea of what ...
19 January 2018
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3 Ways Singaporeans Can Take Advantage of the Weak US Dollar
The USA might be home to Superman, South Park and Brad Pitt, but their currency has got nothing on ours, ...
16 January 2018
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5 More Things You Should Do in 2018 to Improve Your Finances
Was “save more money” on your to-do list in 2017? If so, it’s probably still going to be there in 2018. ...
10 January 2018
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4 Things All Singaporeans Should Create a Budget For in 2018
No matter how great or how awful 2017 was for you, you probably share the same lament that every other ...
4 January 2018
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5 Tips for Enjoying Your Christmas Eve and NYE Celebrations Without Going Broke
Christmas is a time to celebrate the people in your life, eat, drink and be merry, blah blah blah. If only ...
21 December 2017
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How Will the Government be Raising Taxes and How Can Singaporeans Deal With It?
When the government warns us that we’re soon going to pay more for something, you can bet it’ll happen. ...
27 November 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 Practical Ways to Help Yourself Retire Early
So you want to retire earlier? Preparing for retirement is a marathon, not a sprint. You do a little each ...
30 October 2017
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5 Good Reasons to Ditch Your Parking Coupons and Use the Parking.sg App
In case you haven’t heard, Singapore drivers can now pay for their parking coupons online using the Parking.sg ...
10 October 2017
Wedding Dinners and Packages: Why You Shouldn’t Take Everything That’s Offered to You
Wedding Dinners and Packages: Why You Shouldn’t Take Everything That’s Offered to You
Bridal photography and packages for wedding dinners: I used to think that when things come in a package, ...
28 September 2017
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5 Freebies You Need to Know About in Singapore
Singapore isn’t exactly the land of the free. The closest you’ll get to being “free” here is if you get ...
27 September 2017
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3 Things Singaporeans Should Do Before the Singapore Dollar Slides
If you’re old enough to remember what the Euro/USD/yen/AUD to Singapore dollar exchange rates were like ...
18 September 2017
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8 Reasons You are Overspending on Food Even Though You Cook at Home Every Day
Cooking at home is one of the most obvious ways to save money and stay healthy, other than limiting yourself ...
15 September 2017
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4 Ways to Protect Yourself From Losing Money When You Pay for Packages
There are few things worse than spending your hard-earned money on a big renovation package in anticipation ...
14 September 2017
Married? How To Decide If You Can Afford To Buy a Car as a Couple
Married? How To Decide If You Can Afford To Buy a Car as a Couple
Public transport is something Singaporeans love to gripe about, but if you’re single and have lots of time ...
13 September 2017
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Ignoring This One Point About a Cashless Society Could Have a Huge Impact on Singaporeans’ Finances
Now that the government has been clear that they’re aiming to turn Singapore into a cashless society in ...
4 September 2017
4 Easy Ways Young Singaporeans Should Start Educating Themselves Financially
4 Easy Ways Young Singaporeans Should Start Educating Themselves Financially
When you stop learning, you stop living—quite literally in Singapore, actually, as you need to constantly ...
21 August 2017
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3 Big Reasons Dating is So Expensive in Singapore and What You Can Do About It
I have some friends who pay for Tinder premium memberships. They fork out a monthly fee so they can dish ...
11 August 2017
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3 Grave Mistakes Singaporeans Make That Result in Financial Hardship
We’ve been brought up to believe that screwing up in that one PSLE exam is going to doom us for life.
3 August 2017
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Is The Government’s Plan To Build BTOs Faster Actually a Good Thing?
Just little over than a year back, BTO launches were so common and plenty, new launches would come out ...
2 August 2017
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5 Things Singaporeans Can Automate to Make Their Lives Easier
If there’s one thing a Singaporean loves, it’s convenience. Cook your own meals, clean your own home, help ...
1 August 2017
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Here’s Why You Might Never Have to Overpay for an Engagement Ring in Singapore Again
Weddings in modern Singapore often involve many wedding traditions, like engagement rings, wedding photoshoots ...
31 July 2017
Why Less is More When it Comes to Managing Your Money
Why Less is More When it Comes to Managing Your Money
As a tiny country where what’s normal elsewhere doesn’t apply, we tend to go overboard with certain things. ...
20 July 2017
4 Ways to Get a Date That are Cheaper and More Effective Than Tinder
4 Ways to Get a Date That are Cheaper and More Effective Than Tinder
There are a surprising number of Singaporeans who claim that they’re staying single because it’s cheaper. ...
19 July 2017