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American Express Travel Promotions

Earn More KrisFlyer Miles And Benefits With AMEX’s Credit Cards

Earn More KrisFlyer Miles And Benefits If you are a lover of the Krisflyer air miles cards by AMEX, you’d be glad to know that the American Express and SIA have introduced enhanced benefits for 4 of their cards. These enhancements include improved mileage earn rates and faster ways for card-holders to redeem their KrisFlyer Rewards. […]

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Financial Fine Print

Fine Prints Of 6 Common Financial Products You Should Be Aware Of

Fine Prints Of 6 Common Financial Products There’s a reason why consumers can be quite cautious when buying financial products. Most of it has to do with the jargon surrounding these products, as well as pages and pages of fine prints that most of us simply can’t be bothered to read. Yet, we know that […]

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Home Ownership Costs

The Hidden Costs of Home Ownership

The Hidden Costs of Home Ownership Looking to invest in a new property now that the real estate market is declining? While it can be a good time to look at buying a new home, it’s crucial that you’ve got all that fits to ensure that you can pay for it. Other than working out […]

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Singapore Interest Rates

Negative Interest Rates and How It Can Affect You in Singapore

Negative Interest Rates and How It Can Affect You Negative interest rates have come into the spotlight recently as the Bank of Japan rattled global markets by adopting negative rates in early 2016, more than 18 months after the European Central Bank became the first major financial institution to venture into sub-zero territory. Beyond all that financial jargon, how does […]

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Accept Credit Cards

Amex, Visa and MasterCard – What’s The Difference?

Amex, Visa and MasterCard – What’s The Difference? American Express, Visa and MasterCard are arguably among the biggest credit card names in the entire world. Many Singaporeans hold at least a card from one of these three brands and almost every Singaporean has Visa and MasterCard credit and debit cards. These cards are accepted almost […]

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EZ Link

Credit Cards as EZ-Link Card – Are You a Convert?

Credit Cards as EZ-Link Card Having your credit card double up as an EZ-Link card can have multiple perks besides just reducing the number of cards in your wallet. Credit cards equipped with the EZ-Link function can save you plenty of money and time too. So, how exactly do these credit cards go about this? […]

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Mortgage Repayment

What To Do When You Can’t Afford your Mortgage

What to Do When You Can’t Afford your Mortgage With interest rates increasing and an uncertain economy and jobs outlook, paying a hefty mortgage can take its toll on our finances. While the idea of home-ownership is deeply ingrained in our psyche, paying thousands of dollars for our home mortgage per month can cut deep […]

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Holiday Tips Singapore

12 Holiday Ideas That Are Cheap and Fun!

12 Holiday Ideas That Are Cheap & Fun! The July holidays are here! Are you struggling to keep up with the kids and having a lack of ideas on where to take them? Spending time with the kiddos don’t need to be expensive, and there are a variety of activities available no matter the duration – […]

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Singapore Sale Credit Card Promotions

The Great Singapore Sale 2016 – Credit Cards Promotions

The Great Singapore Sale 2016 – Credit Cards Deals The annual Great Singapore Sale (GSS) is back, and this time, it’s bigger and better! For a start, the sale event of the year has been extended to 10 weeks this time round, ending on Sunday, 14 August so as to coincide with some key activities […]

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Home Loan Discount

Great Home Loan Discounts…Or Is It?

Great Home Loan Discounts…Or Is It? With the backdrop of a declining property market, property developers are trying their best to lure potential property buyers with discounts and perks, and banks are doing the same with home loan discounts as well. One of the recent home loan discounts rolled out by DBS in May created […]

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Travel Credit Card Tips

6 Money Saving Credit Card Tips You Must Know Before Travelling

6 Money Saving Travel Credit Card Tips For many of us, we use our credit cards almost daily. However, how many of us are actually aware of the additional costs imposed on our credit card transactions when we’re in a foreign country? Here are some tips to help you save on these additional costs and […]

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Poor Credit Rating

A Poor Credit Score Can Hurt You More Than You Think

A Poor Credit Score Can Hurt You More Than You Think Most of us may not even think about our credit score until we face a rejection for a loan application. For those of us who have been reckless with payments, delaying payment of bills or perhaps cancelling a credit card while there are still […]

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