• 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...

Is Kay Lee Roast Meat Joint Worth S$4 Million?

Is Kay Lee Roast Meat Joint Worth S$4 Million?

Some call them the best char siew and roast meat store in Singapore, or the meat that simply melts in your mouth. Kay Lee Roast Meat Joint, located at Upper Paya Lebar, was finally sold for $4 million, two and a half years after it was put on sale. An amount which is half a million dollars more than their initial asking price. In this article, DollarsandSense will take a look at why Aztech Group was willing to pay...

22 Oct 3:42 PM 57 Read Moore...
How Do I Find Out The True Value Of My Stocks?

How Do I Find Out The True Value Of My Stocks?

So you are finally convinced that stock investing is important, and will like to start learning and investing in it. One of the first thing you will need to know is how to spot a good deal when buying stocks, or as what the financial gurus love to say, an undervalued stock. Whether a stock is a good deal or not could very much depend on your valuation method. And there are various methods to consider. You may not ...

19 Oct 9:00 AM 14 Read Moore...
5 jobs that don’t have a future in S’pore

5 jobs that don’t have a future in S’pore

Adapting and upgrading are the buzz words recently, especially after the government’s concerted push on the Applied Study in Polytechnics and ITE Review (Aspire). There are, however, limits to how much one can adapt or upgrade in a job that is simply going obsolete. Here are five jobs that don’t have a future in Singapore. 1. Traditional Money Changers Source Money changing used to be something...

14 Oct 10:02 AM 21 Read Moore...
4 reasons why Allan Wu’s financial brain is as big as his pecs, abs and biceps combined

4 reasons why Allan Wu’s financial brain is as big as his pecs, abs and biceps combined

Allan Wu is no Warren Buffett or Peter Lynch. However, the Singapore-based television star is still comfortable sharing his 2 cents worth on the weekly column of Sunday Times “me & my money”. The 42-year-old beefcake shares some useful insight and here are the 4 smartest things he said. 1. It easier to save when you are young “Before I had children, I could save at least 50 per cent of my income, ...

10 Oct 11:23 AM 129 Read Moore...
What If Your CPF Is Returned To You?

What If Your CPF Is Returned To You?

Just a week ago, the hot topic of CPF was brought back to our attention as Han Hui Hui, Roy Ngerng, and their supporters rallied for their CPF monies to be returned to them. However, should the Government accede to their request, what would they actually do with the money? 22-year old Han Hui Hui is probably too young to have made much contribution to her account, and therefore need not consider matters such as ho...

08 Oct 9:40 AM 101 Read Moore...