Personal Finance

Investment and Savings

4 ways to make money-saving fun

When you play a video game, you win points, compete against other players, try to beat a high score or try to complete a mission. Here are some ways you can make saving money feel the same… well, almost. -MoneySmart

7 signs you're financially successful and don't know it yet

Here are some signs you're succeeding already, whatever they say. -MoneySmart

7 signs you're financially successful and don't know it yet

Putting aside money for a rainy day is not only important, but an imperative. -MoneySmart

3 money myths to avoid at all costs

Before you mistakenly set yourself on a course for financial disaster, read about the 3 money myths you should avoid at all costs. -MoneySmart

Credits and Loans

7 ways to protect yourself against credit card fraud

None of us ever thinks that something could go wrong - until we become victims of credit card fraud. -MoneySmart

1MDB pays back $750m loan owed to Malaysian banks

Repayment expected to ease pressure on ringgit and country’s credit outlook. -BT

Worst money habits millennials tend to have

No matter how secure you think you are, one should always be prepared to tackle money problems even if you cannot foresee any issues in the near future. -AsiaOne
Forex firm tells S'pore clients to pay up

Forex firm tells S'pore clients to pay up

More than 50 currency speculators in Singapore are being told to pay up. -ST

Insurance

Insurance to be even more accessible soon

Consumers can compare products, bypass agents for basic policies. -ST

Compare insurance plans on Web aggregator soon

The much-anticipated move to allow consumers to compare life insurance products without engaging a middleman is expected to begin next month. -My Paper

Health insurance launched for students

Home-grown insurer EQ Insurance has launched a hospitalisation plan for students. -ST
Allianz French life insurer fined over unclaimed funds

Allianz French life insurer fined over unclaimed funds

Allianz Vie fined 50 mln euros by financial watchdog. -Reuters

Investor Profiles

'I made a lot of textbook mistakes'

Student Ronald Sim made some classic errors when he started investing, like selling in a panic or buying on a tip. -BT

Taking the right steps for business

Dance school founder Felix Huang believes that profits will come if you do things right. -ST

Fishing gear maker finds success

Mr Lee, 41, moved to consolidate its warehouses in Singapore and Johor Baru to Iskandar, primarily because of "escalating rental costs in Singapore." -ST

Deli owner rolling in the dough

Panama-born bachelor wants to own chain of restaurants. -ST