Lifestyle & Hobbies

How To Deal With Friends Who Are Big Spenders

With about 183,737 millionaires and over a thousand of insanely rich people in Singapore, you will come across some big spenders in your lifetime. Some of these people may be considered as your friends. How can you socialize with these people, if you cannot spend money as freely as they can? KEEPING UP WITH THE NEIGHBORS When you are surrounded with rich friends who love to splurge, it is understandable to feel envious at times. However, you must not linger excessively

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Lifestyle

Do You Have A Financially Toxic Friend?

Whether you notice it or not, the people whom you interact the most with are likely to shape your financial decisions. Some outcomes are less positive than others. The truth is, you may not be able to change the personalities of the people around. The only thing you can change is your exposure to these people. Filter out toxic financial relationships by distinguishing these people from the rest: The Dollar-Pincher There is a huge difference between prioritizing your spending and conserving

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Lifestyle & Hobbies

6 Kinds Of Friends Who Can Positively Influence Your Finances

Thomas Monson once said: “Choose your friends with caution, plan your future with purpose, and frame your life with faith.” What if you can plan a financial future with a purpose by choosing your friends carefully? Yes! That is possible. You may not be able to change the personalities of the people around you but you can change the people whom you choose to be around all the time. Filter out toxic financial relationships and know the 6 Kinds Of

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Lifestyle

Why It Is Essential To Surround Yourself With Financially Savvy Friends

As the Mexican Proverb once said: “Tell me who your friends are and I’ll tell you who you are.” It is no secret that your friends influence your life in one-way or the other. This influence can either be small such as picking an outfit to work or huge such as choosing which bank to invest on. Either way, being surround by financially responsible friends is always a good idea. Here are the reasons why: 1. THEY CAN TELL YOU

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Lifestyle & Hobbies

How to maximize your relationships with $300

Most of us know the immense power a strong social relationship can unleash.  Social ties can have a colossal impact on our thinking, experiences and behaviors and they form a pivotal social support for our physical and mental health. Nonetheless, in the course of building a relationship, ensuring its sustainability is key where we do not overstrain our financial resources. This article – the second in a five-part series that continues from “How to maximize your life with a $3,000

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