Marriage & Family

Extremely Entertaining Games To Educate Your Kids About Money

Before diving into the rising world of freelance, I previously worked as an early childhood teacher for children aged 5 to 12. I can encapsulate my teaching experience with a single word – fulfilling. One of the most profound lessons that I absorbed was that children learn best when they are having fun. You may let them think they are playing a game with an underlying agenda. For instance, you may turn counting into entertaining games for your family. Games

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Marriage & Family

Frugal Mums’ Guide To Saving Money In Singapore

Here are five ways to save money as the head of the household: SHOP ONLINE FOR SCHOOL SUPPLIES There are many retailers that offer promotions and clearance sales on their own websites. You will not save money on the supplies but you will also save a lot on gas or transportation costs. If you have the time, purchase online. Lion Stationery and Evergreen are the two local stationery websites you can visit. LEAVE YOUR KIDS AT HOME If you have

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Marriage & Family

Sensible Steps To Prepare For Your Child’s Tertiary Education

1. ESTIMATE YOUR TOTAL COSTS The education system in Singapore follows high standards of quality and fosters excellence in its students. Offering various choices for pre-school, primary, secondary and tertiary education, it is worth taking a careful consideration at Singapore’s local schools. Not only do they provide a more affordable rate but they also set the bar for all the universities across the nation. Estimate how much you have to pay for the school fees, living expenses, and other miscellaneous.

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Marriage & Family

5 FUN-astic Activities That Teach Your Kid About Money

Money gives people, of all ages, the decision-making opportunities they need in life. Educating your children to make wise money decisions earlier on will affect their finances in the long run. Why not teach them about money with a hint of fun? 1. CREATE YOUR OWN BILL Aside from language, art is one of the child’s primary modes of communication. Let your children understand the importance of the design of a note by letting them create their “own S$2 bill”.

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Lifestyle & Hobbies

4 Amazing Ways To Save Big On Your Kid’s Birthday Party

  1. START WITH THE INVITES If your budget does not allow you to invite your child’s entire class, then you do not have to. Instead, you can opt for the “age plus one rule”. For instance, if you are planning to throw a party for your 5-year-old, then invite 6 guests. Keep the numbers down by making it clear that the guests’ siblings are not invited. Aside from that, you can forgo printing services by sending out electronic invitations

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