Personal Finance, Savings

Here’s how to stop the urge of spending money

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Emotions have a big influence on what we buy. As a result, it’s understandable that when anything is going on in our personal lives, it will manifest itself in our financial habits as well. Does a little online shopping sound like the solution when you’re having a bad day? It may be as simple as picking up a new blouse or the latest pair of shoes. You convince yourself it’s not a huge cause for concern; you simply want to

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Personal Finance, Savings

Do these things to bring down your cost of living

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The term “cost of living” can be translated as the money needed to uphold our current lifestyle habits. When finances are on a stretch, lowering the cost of living can weigh heavily on our minds. If you’re ready to hit the pause button on your spendings or make lifestyle changes because of a recent job loss or pay cut, that’s not impossible. Try doing these things to bring down your cost of living. Move to a smaller home Downgrading can

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Get a free POSB Smart Buddy Watch with Limited-Edition Strap when you open My Account for your kids

Kids Online Account Opening Promotion Saving is a habit that takes time to build. It’s never too early to start teaching your child the importance of saving and spending wisely. With My Account, you can keep track of how much you save and add features to meet your growing needs. Start by opening a My Account for your child and receive a POSB Smart Buddy Watch with a Limited-Edition Strap (Worth S$45) to keep track of their daily spending. Reward:

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Personal Finance, Savings

Do these 10 things if you want to achieve financial freedom

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It is fair to say that most of us want to achieve financial freedom. To have enough savings and solid investments to afford the lifestyle you wish to can sound really attractive. Unfortunately, finding that freedom can be challenging. Many people hold debt, overspend, or encounter challenges that make financial freedom challenging to achieve. However, all hope is not lost. Develop and maintain these simple financial habits if you want to attain financial freedom. #1: Set specific goals A goal

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