Lifestyle & Hobbies

Be a Smart Consumer: Avoid These 4 Marketing Tricks

To be a smart consumer, you must spend within your needs and not over your means. Marketing or Sales Agents like any other businesses are using the power of persuasion to gain profit. I’m not saying it is a bad thing (personally I think it is a talent), but it may influence the consumers to buy something that is rather unnecessary. On that note, here are 4 Marketing Tricks you shall learn to avoid… 1. Foot-in-the-Door It is a technique

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Investments

What to learn from the sinking oil price?

Falling Oil Prices

The black gold is without question, still one of the most valuable goods in the trading market. Many countries are dependent on the consumption of it, while other economies are entirely based on the selling of oil. When the oil price suddenly falls heavily, some people are getting extremely worried and others buy frenetically. In the last weeks and months, the oil price has been experiencing the biggest plunge since the mid-year drop in 2008. The price has currently reached

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Lifestyle & Hobbies

5 Ways to Shop for Healthy Foods Without Spending Too Much

It is no secret that buying organic and healthy foods is more costly than buying junk. But, if you are willing to shop smartly, then you can enjoy the goodness and freshness of organic foods without breaking your food budget. Here are 5 Ways to Shop for Healthy Foods Without Spending Too Much… 1. Purchase Within Your Family’s Needs Buy stocks of food to fit your whole family. Usually, to save more money, you will want to buy in bulk,

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Insurance

The Ultimate Travel Insurance Guide

Travel Insurance

“Do you want travel insurance?”, a sentence has become so common that it is now included in the menu of tour packages and online travel booking. While some of us may be guilty of travelling without getting covered, travel insurance has now evolved into a need rather than a want. Ask yourself these questions: Who will evacuate you when you are injured on top of Mount Fuji? Who will bear the cost of cancelled air tickets or tour package during the protests in Hong Kong? A flood

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Travel & Entertainment

5 Free Things You Can Enjoy at the Singapore Changi Airport

Living on an airport like Tom Hanks in the movie “Terminal” may sound impossible. You would need to be looking for places to eat, places to enjoy, and to rest. In real life, being stuck in a transit really sucks especially if you checked-in early or the flight is delayed. BUT…not if you find yourself stranded at the Singapore Changi Airport! This exquisitely designed airport has a few perks up its sleeves. I give you the 5 Free Things You

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