• Managing Your Personal Finance Like A Business

    Managing Your Personal Finance Like A Business

    Managing your personal finance matters better simply by translating some relevant skills that you would have already picked up from your workplace. We look at some examples.  Most of us “semi-adults” have a job. We may work at an MNC, an SME, at our own start-up or even for the government. Like it or...

  • 5 reasons to quit your job even if you haven’t found a new one

    5 reasons to quit your job even if you haven’t found a new one

    It’s scary but also something every young person should consider We are sure the majority of Singaporeans have never contemplated this idea. In our money-hungry and materialistic society, we don’t really have a choice. We have commitments on hand, people to impress and sometimes loved ones to support. ...

  • 3 Reasons Why You Should Start Investing Today

    3 Reasons Why You Should Start Investing Today

    Many people in Singapore want to invest, but feel they do not have the necessary knowledge and skills to be successful in their investments. So what do they do? They either keep their monies in banks, earning miserable interest rates of about 0.2 percent annually, or choose to spend their money. Both...

4 Simple Financial Resolutions In 2015 That Will Make You Richer

4 Simple Financial Resolutions In 2015 That Will Make You Richer

DollarsAndSense.sg shares 4 simple financial resolutions that could change your life from 2015 onwards.   Over the years, how many times have we made new financial resolutions only to have them fail miserably within approximately 72 hours of the new year? Similar to our physical well-being, good financial health requires a conscientious long-term commitment rather than a one-time wide-sweeping transform...

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3 Common Mistakes Singaporeans Make When Purchasing Insurance

3 Common Mistakes Singaporeans Make When Purchasing Insurance

Buying insurance is a subject that people do not like to face. Most people would rather shrug it off and say: “Nothing will happen to me!” Let’s be honest – no one hopes that something will happen to them but this is precisely why insurance is important; unfortunate events happen unexpectedly and may use up a huge chunk of your savings. Let’s take a look at some 3 common insurance pitfalls that you shoul...

15 Dec 11:00 AM 101 Read Moore...
Why The Difference Between Traditional And Budget Airlines Is Shrinking

Why The Difference Between Traditional And Budget Airlines Is Shrinking

In the past, many travellers would book their flights readily with traditional airlines without seeking a cheaper alternative. However, the rise of budget carriers and their pocket-friendly prices have taken the limelight away from the   glamour of flying on a traditional carrier. Budget carriers essentially reach out to travellers who do not mind sacrificing a little comfort for a more affordable fare. These ar...

11 Dec 5:30 AM 8 Read Moore...
Reasons To Begin Learning How To Invest In Stocks In 2015

Reasons To Begin Learning How To Invest In Stocks In 2015

The investing journey waits for no one. You may not quite have hit your optimal salary bracket just yet, but that doesn’t mean you should procrastinate on working out your retirement plan.  We all know that the interest rates we get from banks does not help us hedge against inflation. Assuming you have a saving pool of $10,000 to invest in stocks. Having browse through the Singapore Stock Exchange, you look at...

08 Dec 5:30 AM 66 Read Moore...
Is it worth it to spend $300k on overseas education?

Is it worth it to spend $300k on overseas education?

Let’s face it. Most, if not all, parents want to provide an overseas tertiary education for their children despite the hefty costs involved. It allows them to gain valuable exposure while abroad, moulds their character coupled with what is perhaps, a better education system to get a head start in life. Let’s take a look at how much tertiary education will roughly amount to for 5 popular study destinations base...

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