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How much money do you waste every day?

Take a banknote, whichever you like, and set it on fire. Or throw it into the garbage bin (and leave it there). You aren’t going to do that because it would mean you waste money. Only that you do it anyway, you just can’t see it. Being responsible about money and spending takes some time and effort. Not everybody is born with the ability to find new ways of saving cash on a daily basis. Most people need to learn that skill in the process which starts once we get independent and find a job. What then? Old habits...

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[Sponsored Post] The ordinary plight of Uncle David and the extraordinary ordinary Singaporeans who helped him

Meet Uncle David. His story is just like that of many other ordinary Singaporeans around us. His worries are no more special or less ordinary, but all the more real: In his darkest moment, Uncle David was helped by the ordinary students around him. I am sure we all have come across many like others like Uncle David in our lives. Did you stop and pay a little more attention? Are you touched by this short film series? This has happened in real life many times before. Like when Singaporeans rallied together to help during national crises like during...

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[PHOTOS GALORE] Cosfest SEA 2017 onboard Royal Caribbean’s Mariner of the Seas

Earlier in February, I boarded Royal Caribbean’s Mariner of the Seas for a 4D3N cruise from Singapore to Penang, Malaysia for Cosfest SEA 2017. The 138,000 tons cruise ship with a capacity to hold 3,807 passengers, was transformed into a world of cosplay fantasy, playing host to Asia’s biggest cosplay festival at sea for the second time. COSFEST SEA: Beyond The Great Horizons is organised by The Singapore Cosplay Club in collaboration with Royal Caribbean. This special themed cruise event featured some of the region’s top cosplayers, vying for the Asia Cosplay Meet 2017 championship plus exciting cosplay entertainment and...

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Frozen is perfect for The Wonderful World of Disney On Ice

The Wonderful World of Disney On Ice is now showing in Singapore at the Singapore Indoor Stadium from 15 to 19 March. Ticketing information is available via the official Singapore Sports Hub website. If you want to treat your little ones to some fun and entertainment during the March school holidays, this is a suitable wholesome show for the whole family. There are lots of opportunities for audience interaction throughout the show, with kids from the audience even participating in some parts of the performances: Judging from the response on the opening night, all the kids were having great...

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Nickelodeon Fiesta at Clarke Quay

Last weekend, I brought my son Asher to party at Clarke Quay with the folks from Nickelodeon at the Nickelodeon Fiesta, held in conjunction with the inaugural Singapore Festival of Fun at Clarke Quay. A fan of Nickeloden, Asher has been to all their Slime Cup events and is familiar with many of their characters such as the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, SpongBob SquarePants and the Paw Patrol. What’s there to do at Nickelodeon Fiesta? There are plenty of free games for the kids to take part in. They are given a little collectible Nickelodeon character magnet as a reward...

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