Tag: Personal Finance

4 Ways to Invest That Aren’t Bitcoin

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  Unless you've been in complete isolation for the past year, you've heard about the rise of cryptocurrencies. While bitcoin, and others, might sound like tempting ways to make money, we've previously explained why they are not ideal investments. Recently, we've witnessed incredible volatility in...

Thinking of Being a Carpool Driver? Here’s What You Need to Know

  As ride sharing apps become more popular and the cost of owning and maintaining a car is becoming more expensive, some Singaporeans are turning to freelancing as a carpool driver. However, is the extra money worth increasing the hassle of your commute? If you...

5 Healthy Financial Habits for Young Professionals

Just like diet and exercise, we all have different financial habits. As you begin your career it is important to develop good financial discipline. These practices can help you save and earn money throughout your life. Develop a Personal Budget It is important to...

3 Ways to Do Well By Doing Good

At first glance, it may seem that maintaining your own personal financial stability is at odds with helping others. However, there are several ways to do both if you are interested in making a difference, while saving or earning money. Here, we...

4 Purchases That Can Make New Parent’s Life Easier

Having a baby is one of the biggest life events for anyone. It is also one of the costliest activities in one's life: having another mouth to feed, body to dress and brain to educate can easily cost tens of thousands of...

7 Ways To Put Your Ang Bao Money to Good Use

If you haven't already burnt through your red envelope money, perhaps you should consider how to wisely utilize this extra cash. In this article, we outline a few great options for using this disposable income. Pay Off Your Credit Card Debt If you have credit card...

How to Get a BTO HDB Flat for “Free” in Singapore

Buying your own place to live is probably going to be the biggest expenditure you will ever have to make in your life. On the other hand, purchasing a newly built HDB flat also means that you only get a lease on...

5 Factors to Consider Before Expanding Your Business Internationally

If your SME is very successful, you may have considered expanding internationally. To make that dream a reality, you must conduct thorough research and develop a sound business plan. This can be a difficult task. Here, we describe a number of crucial...

3 Ways to Optimise Your SME’s Finances

Running an SME can be quite stressful. Nearly every decision can alter the financial success of the company. Not only that, it can often be unclear how improve your finances without harming the future success of your business. Here, we explain 3...

5 Must Ask Interview Questions When Hiring a New Employee

  Nearly 3 in 4 companies use traditional, structured interviews to find new employees. But how do you ensure that your interview process is effective? To start, you need a few go-to interview questions that allow you to gain valuable insights about your candidates. Having...