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ntuc plus vs passion vs liveup vs amazon prime
NTUC Plus vs PAssion Card vs LiveUp vs Amazon Prime — Which Loyalty Programme is Best?
Way before online subscriptions became a thing, our forefathers were already proud “subscribers” to NTUC ...
9 October 2019
taobao shop funan mall
New Taobao Shop at Funan Mall — A Complete Walkthrough, with Pics
The new Taobao shop at Funan Mall is something of a mythical place. Most people I know want to go there… ...
4 October 2019
golden mile complex supermarket
10 “Interesting” Buys From The Golden Mile Complex Thai Supermarket
It’s true that people “don’t miss (their) water till the well runs dry”. In the Singapore context, we don’t ...
25 September 2019
ntuc fairprice xtra vivocity
NTUC FairPrice Xtra at VivoCity — 7 New Features to Woo Online Shoppers
Our favourite supermarket NTUC FairPrice has just opened a massive new store at VivoCity, and we hear that ...
13 September 2019
scoop wholefoods
Zero Waste Grocery Shopping? We Visit Unpackt, Scoop Wholefoods & The Source To See If It’s Possible
Thanks to growing awareness about wasteful packaging (save our world~), eco-conscious stores like Unpackt ...
12 September 2019
I’ve Hit the Cheap Cheese Jackpot in Singapore — Its Name is Phoon Huat
I’ve Hit the Cheap Cheese Jackpot in Singapore — Its Name is Phoon Huat
You’ve probably seen Phoon Huat (or Redman) outlets around Singapore, but, unless you happen to be a baking ...
19 August 2019
jb traffic jam
5 Worst Things to Buy in JB — Totally Not Worth the Causeway Jam
By now, you would have seen the numerous memes and videos of the overnight super-jams at Johor Bahru during ...
15 August 2019
facial treatments singapore
Facial Treatments in Singapore — Are They Worth $200 If You Can “DIY” At Home?
Facials are crazy expensive in Singapore. At most respectable spas and salons, a 60- to 90-minute facial ...
8 August 2019
hdb bto status symbol
HDB BTO Status Symbols – How Much Would It Cost to Buy Them All?
One of the downsides to living in a resale flat is that I don’t get to take part in the bubbling cauldron ...
29 July 2019
IMM singapore outlet mall
IMM Singapore Guide – 11 Outlet Shops for Branded Handbags, Sportswear & Cosmetics
Japan has Gotemba Premium Outlets, and we have… the IMM Singapore in Jurong East. It’s nowhere near as ...
23 July 2019
daiso threeppy funan mall
Daiso’s New Store ThreePpy Opens in Funan Mall – Worth a Visit?
“Wanna ThreePpy with me?” Your hot colleague asks you over lunch at KopiTech, making your heart skip a ...
22 July 2019
ntuc fairprice housebrand
Does NTUC FairPrice Live Up to Its Name? A Survey of FairPrice Housebrand Prices
For most Singaporeans, picking up groceries from the nearby NTUC FairPrice outlet is as commonplace as ...
15 July 2019
14 Free (or Really Cheap) Things You Can Do at the New Funan Mall
14 Free (or Really Cheap) Things You Can Do at the New Funan Mall
I was totally prepared to hate on the new Funan Mall because it sounds like it was made for and by pretentious ...
4 July 2019
ikea singapore
Buying Cheap Furniture from IKEA? 10 Unexpected Costs to Look Out for
Most people are alternately horrified / impressed that I can rattle off the dimensions of various IKEA ...
27 June 2019
online free shipping
15 Online Shopping Sites with Free Shipping to Singapore
Just because the Orchard Road malls are getting no love from Singaporeans doesn’t mean there are fewer ...
25 June 2019
muji jb
Muji JB Opens in Tebrau City – Is It Worth Crossing the Causeway For?
So the other day, when I was looking up the map of Muji outlets in Singapore — just, you know, a regular ...
24 June 2019
ASOS promo codes singapore
ASOS Singapore Guide (2019) – Promo Codes, Student Discounts & more
I’d like to think I’m something of an ASOS expert. I’ve shopped there since I was a wee teenager with embarrassing ...
20 June 2019
What’s the Return Policy for Lazada, Qoo10, Shopee, Zalora, ASOS & Amazon?
What’s the Return Policy for Lazada, Qoo10, Shopee, Zalora, ASOS & Amazon?
Just like with online dating, pictures on online shopping sites can be highly misleading. So before you ...
20 June 2019
orchard road singapore
Is Orchard Road Still Cool? 10 Fun Things to Do at Orchard Road Singapore Today (2019)
Every nineties kid who grew up in Singapore spent a large part of their youth on Orchard Road.
19 June 2019
buy overseas fake goods
5 Cheap Things Singaporeans Buy Overseas That End Up Being Fake Products
You might not be able to haggle for goods in Singapore the way you can in Thailand or Vietnam. But Singaporeans ...
18 June 2019
7-eleven singapore products
7-Eleven Singapore Products – 5 Items That Aren’t a Complete Rip-off
If you’re the kind of person who actually pays attention to the prices on the labels when you do your groceries, ...
17 June 2019
qoo10 singapore hacks
The Crazy World of Qoo10 Singapore Hacks – Coupons, Roulette Q & Other Cheapo Tips
Before researching and writing this article, I would be the last person you’d ask about Qoo10. I totally ...
14 June 2019
strawberrynet sephora
StrawberryNet vs Sephora Singapore – Which Is Cheaper? Is StrawberryNet Legit?
As a self-professed beauty junkie, I’m always looking for good lobang to shop for branded makeup. I recently ...
13 June 2019
great singapore sale 2019
Great Singapore Sale 2019 – Best Credit Card GSS Promotions Right Now
The Great Singapore Sale may not be as huge an affair as, say, 11.11 or Black Friday, but I doubt anyone’s ...
13 June 2019
sim lim square shops
Sim Lim Square to En Bloc – 14 Computer Shops to Visit While You Still Can
The latest in a string of vintage shopping malls slated to go on the chopping block, Sim Lim Square is ...
28 May 2019