Career & Salary

Infographic: Top Earners – Graduate Employment Survey

Employment Survey

This is a guest post from Digital Senior. NTU’s rise in rankings We are spotting notable changes in the ranking of the top 10 paying degrees. Last year(http://digitalsenior.sg/graduate-employment-survey-ges-2015/ ) , the only NTU degree we saw was aerospace engineering at number 10. This time round, at 5th and 6th placing, we have both NTU double degree courses. It may be due to a NTU’s rapid rise in world rankings.  In 2015, NTU jumped to 13th position in the widely-used QS

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Savings

OCBC 360 Account Offers The Best Fixed Deposit Rates

OCBC 360 Account

This is a contribution by Alison, who blogs at www.heartlandboy.com Readers may be surprised that Heartland Boy is suggesting that an actual banking account, as opposed to some plain-vanilla fixed deposit schemes, offers the best fixed deposit rates in town currently. Ever since DBS launched its DBS Multiplier Programme with headline grabbing interest rates, it has forced its key competitors to react accordingly. As a result, this has spawned a new type of hybrid savings account which typically rewards account holders

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Investments

What Exactly Are Mutual Funds And Unit Trusts?

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Before investing your hard-earned money, it is a good idea to educate yourself about the different types of investments. Let us start by defining both Mutual Fund (MF) and Unit Trust (UT). MUTUAL FUND MF is an investment that gathers the investors’ money into a pool to make multiple types of investments known as the portfolio. The compensation of the investment managers rely on how well the fund performs. Thus, you can rest assured that they will work hard to

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Personal Finance

6 Things You Can Learn About Money From Professor X-Perience

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“Who is Professor X-Perience?”, you may ask. It is a persona that I created to embody our experiences. Our experiences consist of  the overall process of sensing and doing things. As far as I know, not everything can be learned from the pages of the book! Exploring the world with your own eyes gives you the most valuable lessons about money. On that note, here are some of the financial realizations that came from my experiences: 1. GIVE AND YOU

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Career & Salary

5 Steps To Write An Irresistible Business Proposal

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A business proposal (BP) is a written document that is sent to a potential client in order to obtain a specific goal. It is a crucial tool that can help you navigate and manage your business. The challenge is for you to write a proposal that will keep your prospects hooked! UNDERSTAND YOUR PURPOSE It makes perfect sense to begin your journey by identifying and understanding your purpose. Answer this simple question: “What product or service are you selling? A

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