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5 Evidence-Backed Ways to Reduce Your Risk of Cancer

Cancer is Singapore's most common killer, accounting for 29% of deaths each year since 2015. Even with the advent of groundbreaking cancer treatments, some cancers still remain deadly and expensive to treat. This, coupled with a barrage of news claiming that everything...

Singaporean Millennials Are Divorcing Less, But Why?

Since 1980, divorce rate in Singapore has roughly doubled from 3.8 per 1,000 married resident males (or 3.8 per 1,000 married resident females) to 6.9 per 1,000 married resident males in 2017 (or 6.5 per 1,000 married resident females). This trend isn't...

Financially Responsible Father’s Day Gifts Your Dad Will Appreciate

Finding the right gift for Father's Day can be difficult, especially when your dad would disapprove of anything that he would consider unnecessary or lavish. To help out, we've identified several options even the most frugal dads will enjoy. Reduce Time & Hassle...

4 Things You Should Buy Early When Planning a Holiday

Going on holiday is always exciting—you get a chance to take a break from the mundanity of everyday life, explore something new and spend quality time with close ones (or yourself). On average, most Singaporeans book their trips more than a month...

The Most Expensive HDB Flats by Neighbourhood – June 2019

While the public housing system in Singapore has helped many families achieve the goal of homeownership, prices have continued to rise over the years. Even if you're very frugal, it can be fun to daydream about some of the islands most expensive...

6 Things You Need to Know About the May 2019 BTO Sales Launch

The Housing & Development Board's latest offering of 3,485 Build-To-Order (BTO) units gives Singaporeans the chance to purchase brand new homes in Tengah, Woodlands ands Kallang/Whampoa. In this article, we outline the range of available homes and dig into the numbers to...

4 Reasons Men Should Go to the Spa, Too

All too often, spa treatments are associated with women. While this isn't unreasonable, as the gender ratio for spa clients has traditionally skewed towards female, men are increasingly building a presence in the health and wellness industry. If you're still on the...

The Top 5 Reasons Employees Leave & How SMEs Can Retain Their Best Workers

As a director of an SME, it is essential to recruit and retain talented employees in order to grow your business. Unfortunately, it is not uncommon for these workers to move on to other job opportunities. In fact, approximately 46% of employees...

Why Treating Yourself Can Save Money When You’re Expecting a Child

If you're expecting a child, chances are your expenses are already high. From doctor visits to preparing for your newborn child, you might feel pressured to cut your spending elsewhere. Surprisingly, this can actually be an expensive choice in the long run....

Thinking of Buying Your First Home? Don’t Forget About These 5 Expenses When Creating Your Budget

When you're putting together a budget to estimate location, size and type of home you plan to purchase, it's tempting to structure your search based on list prices. While this represents the most significant cost of becoming a homeowner, it is just...