Personal Finance

S$1.00 = AUD1.05: Singapore dollar stronger than Australian dollar

1 Singapore dollar can now get you 1.05 Aussie dollar Planning for a trip to Australia? This is a good time to visit the money changer. The Singapore dollar rose to a 4-month high against the Australian dollar since the last time it hits S$1.00 = A$1.051 in January this year. If we look at the 10-year chart, you can see that it is near its peak. The decline of the Australian dollar is probably due to the result of

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Savings

OCBC Bank is giving you S$108 cash credit for every S$10,000 fresh fund deposited. (Valid till 30 Jun 2019)

Save and get $108 cash credit for every S$10,000 in fresh funds deposited. Simply deposit fresh funds into a Passbook or Statement Savings Account. Funds will have to be maintained for 8 months to qualify. Head down to any OCBC branch to enjoy this promotion. Offer ends 30 June 2019, or while stocks last. Terms and Conditions apply. For more information, click here. Screengrab from OCBC page What you need to know Interest Rates Eligibility Singaporeans, Singapore PRs and foreigners

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Investments

Teen-Friendly Books About Investments

Whether you like it or not, you are expected to know what you want to do for the rest of your life the minute you graduate from secondary school. It is understandable to strive for the highest paying field or job possible. However, that is not always the case. If you were to invest money at a young age, you can build a nest that is enough to sustain a comfortable lifestyle in your adult years. This may lessen the

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Savings

Surefire Ways To Save Money As A First Time Parent

Congratulations on becoming a new parent! Welcoming another human being into this world can change your life in many ways. Most of these changes are for the better. While, some changes are challenges too. I am referring to the hefty price tag attached to child-bearing and child-rearing. You have to spend about S$8,000 to S$18,000 a year for that. You read that right! You will be spending five figures on groceries, clothes, toys, diapers, hospital visits, and daycare. With a

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Receive An Exclusive Allianz Assist Card Worth S$28 EZ-link Value with a Purchase of Annual Travel Insurance Plan

Frequent travellers rejoice! In an industry first, Allianz Global Assistance is launching an EXCLUSIVE Allianz Assist Card that comes with S$28 worth of EZ-Link value stored inside. Simply purchase an annual travel plan from Allianz to qualify for this attractive promotion. *Learn more about terms and conditions Besides getting on-the-go travel companion, purchasing annual travel insurance may save your money and hassles compared to buying a single trip plan. More details below: Personalized Allianz Assist Card Upon purchasing an annual

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