Personal Finance

Foolish Things People Do With Their Money

We have all made mistakes in the past, especially when it comes to money and relationships. While some are knowingly reckless, others are less obvious. That being said, here are some foolish things that people do with their own money. Awareness is the key to change! BEING OVERLY CONSERVATIVE WITH ONE’S INVESTMENTS Whether you are terrified to max out your savings or to dive into uncharted territories, Millennials are not investing hugely in the stock market. Consider your risk tolerance

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Australian dollar hits decade low against the Singdollar: S$1.00 = AUD1.08

The Australian dollar is at its lowest since 2009 The Australian dollar has dropped to its lowest level against the Singapore currency since the 2008 Global Financial Crisis. The Aussie dollar is weaker this morning after it traded at an intraday low of 1.0816 against the Singapore currency, according to Investing.com The Australian dollar plummeted after a huge rate cut from the Reserve Bank of New Zealand as investors now expect the Reserve Bank of Australia to follow suit, as it did with rate

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How To Set Better Financial Boundaries

Establishing boundaries is important in living a happier and healthier life. For starters, boundaries can help you protect yourself from emotionally draining people or help you build stronger relationships. Limitations are also vital in creating professional relationships founded by efficiency and awareness. However, there is one area in our lives that some are not so keen to establish. I am referring to the financial boundaries. It is easy to overstep our own financial boundaries and keep making mistakes that will

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6 Helpful Tips To Put A Halt On Impulsive Purchases

As you dig thru the pile of the items that you regret purchasing, you realize that you have one recurring problem. You keep on engaging on impulse purchases! Your credit cards do not seem to help you either. Instead, it invites you to shop more as if it calls out your name. How can you reduce this tendency to shop without forethought? Well, start by planning ahead. #1: IT PAYS TO PLAN AHEAD When it comes to eliminating your unwanted

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How To Make Money While You Sleep

What is your idea about passive income? For most people, passive income provides an opportunity for freedom and independence. It gives an escape from our 9-5 jobs that occupy most of our week. There are different ways to generate income while you are “sleeping”, here are just some of them: START A BLOG If playing with words comes naturally to you, you may find passion in writing. Establishing your own blog is quick and easy to do. Simply purchase your

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