When it comes to kids, how many is too many? Three? One? None? We speak to a parent of five kids - all under the age of seven - on the financial and emotional costs of raising multiple kids in Singapore, and how one can survive (even thrive) in parenthood.
“Just like your physical health, mental health is a key part of your well-being”: In conversation with mental health advocate Sabrina Ooi
In lieu of World Mental Health Day, we speak to Sabrina Ooi, mental health advocate and co-founder of social enterprise Calm Collective Asia.
An introduction to investing in REITs in Singapore.
“Our money habits stem from young age, so it’s important to instil the value of prudence and the discipline of managing money. I’ll be educating them on investing concepts when they are older.”
A beginners’ guide to financial ratios.
From leaning on a community to conscientiously carving out me-time in her day, working mom Lynn Yeoh (executive director of welovesupermom.com) shares how she balances both career and family.
1) What does “retirement” mean to you? The word "retirement" is a historical phenomenon. The idea that you work for a certain number of years, then you stop working and then you retire – become that older person who plays golf or does the gardening – is outdated. It’s been found that people who
Published by Autumn on June 30, 2021 What is at the heart of your motivation? As a kid with mixed heritage, I would hear comments of all the reasons why I was weird. As a result, I was so shy, bullied, and felt so misunderstood. I did not speak up and hated the idea
Published by Autumn on June 23, 2021 It’s only normal that people are more focused on the wonders and worries of your regular daily life to focus on what happens to you (and your assets) once you pass on. Preparing for your eventual passing – and writing a will – can be a
Published by Autumn on June 23, 2021 What Made You Decide On Your Career? I got interested in economics and finance during my National Service days. In particular, I was fascinated on how these topics affect us on an individual level. The idea for DollarsAndSense was something my co-founder and I had in