Personal Finance

How To Manage Your Money In Your 30s

As you enter your thirties, your focus is geared towards saving money and meeting your financial obligations. This is the time to figure out the future you want to have to lay its groundwork. On that note, let this article give you an idea on some of the financial goals that you need to set when you are in your 30s. #1: REVISIT YOUR BUDGET Are you still following the same budget you set in your 20s? If so, it

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New Insurance Savings Product: Dash PET offers 1.7% p.a.* on the first $10,000!

* Update 27 April 2021: The crediting rates for new Dash PET sign ups with effect from 27 April 2021 will be 1.3%* p.a. for the first year for the first $10,000, and 0.3%* p.a. for the first year for amount more than $10,000. Crediting rate is non-guaranteed. Dash PET by Etiqa Insurance, the latest insurance savings plan available on Singtel Dash, allows users to Protect, Earn and Transact – basically taking care of you! You can earn up to 1.7% p.a.*

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Personal Finance

Financial Missteps Many Experienced Due To COVID-19

The global pandemic has caused recession in many parts of the world. Unfortunately, many Singaporeans found themselves in uncomfortable financial situations. We are slowly recovering with a hopeful heart this 2021. Despite the optimism, it does not erase the effects of the past year. The economic turmoil exposed most of our financial mistakes and vulnerabilities. Here are just some of the missteps that many of us faced in the past several months. #1: DIFFICULTY IN BUILDING AN EMERGENCY FUND Say

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Savings

How To Alter Your Budget To Suit Your Work From Home Lifestyle

According to the multi-ministry task force handling COVID-19, Singapore may enter Phase Three by the end of 2020 should the community cases remain low in the country. The restrictions reflected by this upcoming phase may last for a year or more. That being said, more and more people are working from home. This huge shift in the global workplace has brought many changes in our lives. Whenever big transitions occur, it is a good opportunity to re-assess all the aspects

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Savings

Beginner’s Guide To Setting Up An Emergency Fund

WHAT IS AN EMERGENCY FUND? An emergency fund consists of the money you set aside to cover large, unexpected expenses. It serves as your cushion to save you from drowning into debt  and other unfortunate events. It can be used for unforeseen medical expenses, home appliances replacement, automobile repairs, and managing unemployment. HOW MUCH MUST I SAVE? When you are starting to build your emergency fund, it is important to value what you have. No matter how small, every dollar

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