3 Simple Ways to Know If Your Credit Card Has Been Hacked

We love the convenience and benefits that comes with a credit card. Occasionally, we may come across an article like this one, reminding us that credit cards are still susceptible to hackers and scammers. It might seem like an unlikely occurrence, especially in Singapore. But make no mistake, as a familiar tagline goes, low crimes doesn’t mean no crime. Here are a few simple ways to find out if your credit card has been hacked.

Standard Chartered Unlimited Cashback Credit Card Review: A Cashback Card That Doesn’t Stop Giving

Cashback credit card lovers have a reason to rejoice, thanks to the new unlimited cashback credit card by Standard Chartered! Not many cards offer this. Read on to know more about the card and see how it stacks up against other cashback cards.

3 Reasons Why Collaboration Between Fintech Firms and Banks Makes Sense

Fintech is an up and coming sector in Singapore but for it to really succeed banks and fintech companies will need to work together. So how is it that they can achieve this? How can fintech leverage its expertise which can then be used by the banks? How can they work together to nurture the environment for fintech in Singapore to grow? Lets find out.

Singapore’s 2017 Budget Is Helping Millennials Take on the Fintech Challenge

The MD of the MAS, Mr. Ravi Menon, had said that Singapore would need a supply of talent, mentorship and funding for its fintech sector if it was to catch up with the global fintech market. Budget 2017 has addressed the matter with provisions that are meant to help fintech rise which range from funding education to talent development. Lets take a closer look at what else the budget has to offer.

What Is the CDP Account For?

I was having a casual lunch chat with my colleagues on the stock market and was pleased that my first attempt to explain the concept of long versus short, call versus put option was successful. But asked a simple question on what the CDP account is for, I found myself tongue tight. It is… a depository to hold my stocks and… perhaps my holdings inside are guaranteed in certain ways?

Save on Your Holiday Budget: Check out These 6 Vacation Rental Properties in Asia

These beautiful houses will offer all the amenities and privacy you need to have an unforgettable holiday. So, it’s time to ditch impersonal hotels and check into one of these fabulous houses. The best part – they are cheaper than most other stay options and offer the best luxuries.

Here’s How Your Wedding Expenses Can Pay for a Free Honeymoon

When you start planning your wedding, one aspect of the expense is the honeymoon too. Wouldn’t it be great if you could get to go for the honeymoon for free? It’s not a fantasy because if you play your cards right, you could use a travel credit card to do just that for you. Here is how you could achieve this goal.

Challenges in becoming a cashless society: insights from India’s currency note ban

What does the road ahead looks like, post demonitisation, for India’s bid to become cashless economy. How does the infrastructure have to change, or improve, in order to accommodate this move to a digital economy? What are the key areas that India needs to focus on to help move this effort to the next stage?

7 Careers Where You Can Earn More Money Than Your Regular Job

What if we tell you that you can break free from all the monotony, pursue your passion, and still make more money than your age-old full-time job? Read on to find out which alternate careers you can choose to have a more fulfilling life.

10 Money Tips You Need to Know to Get the Most out of Your Salary

Don’t underestimate the power of a simple tip. It can help you get ahead or save you a significant amount of money over time. No matter whether who you are, the lifestyle you lead and how much you make, the money tips we are giving you today are bound to help in ways big and small.

How Do Balance Transfers Affect Your Credit Score?

A balance transfer shifts your existing loan on one credit card, to an interest-free credit card. This will give you enough time to settle outstanding debts without incurring interest. While we can’t write a book on this topic, we can tell you what you need to know about it, including how it affects your credit score!

6 Essential Money Tips That All Newlywed Couples Can Use

Financial advice for newlyweds ranges from money specific matters like settling existing debt to complicated stuff like never mixing emotions and a financial discussion. Here are 6 tips to handle the inevitable money discussion that will happen sooner rather than later so be prepared!

3 Gaps in Banking That Fintech Firms Have Filled

Gone are the days when fintech and banks were seen competing against each other. The new norm is to co-exist and flourish, enhancing customer loyalty and longevity. Here are three areas where consumer needs have been effectively addressed by fintech, ensuring that consumer requirements serve as huge motivation to innovate and solve.

7 Money Management Tips for Retirees

Retirement can be a scary phase for many people. Imagine your monthly paycheck stops coming in but the expenses remain where they are! That is a terrifying feeling for everyone. Wondering how you will manage your expenses post retirement? Here are a few tips that will help you go a long way.

10 Best Cashback Credit Cards for Grocery Shopping in Singapore

Shopping at the supermarket can be really fun. There’s always something new to try. But are the prices of groceries freaking you out? Did you see a tear drop on your wallet the last time you checked out of a supermarket? If you can’t really alter your purchasing habits, at least ensure that you’re using a grocery credit card to help make the expenditure easier to handle.