Tips to Navigate through COVID-19

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It has been a few months since COVID-19 first showed its lethal teeth to the humankind. Although the worst part seems to be behind us and people have in general felt more optimistic, the pandemic is still not yet over. Navigating through this unfamiliar territory is daunting. Below are some tips that I have used … Read more

Jujube & Apple Porridge Recipe

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Hello my dear readers! Today, I’d like to share with you a recipe for a glutinous rice porridge that is packed with nutrients. The star of the recipe are the jujube fruits (Chinese red dates), which are a superfood popular in many Asian countries. They have been widely used in alternative medicine for its natural … Read more

My First Financial Diet Article

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Good evening my dear readers! I am very excited to announce that my first article is now live on The Financial Diet! I have been a long-time fan for the site and their YouTube channel, so I feel incredibly honoured to be a contributor. This blog is still fairly new, so the contents probably aren’t … Read more

Credit Card Pros and Cons

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If you are interested in learning about the pros and cons of using a credit card, you have come to the right place. Knowing how to use a credit card is an important step towards financial literacy. What are credit cards? Credit cards are ubiquitous nowadays. What are credit cards? Simply put, credit cards are … Read more

Reflection on COVID-19

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Today I’d like to share with you my personal reflection on COVID-19 pandemic. I’d like to touch on how it has changed my perspective on my surroundings and my circumstances. COVID-19 is still impacting our everyday lives. It is unfortunate that COVID-19 still firmly has its clutch tightly around our waists. Stay home. Practice safe … Read more

Credit Card Annual Fee Spreadsheet

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Hello my readers! Today, I’d like to share with you a simple yet effective spreadsheet for personal finance. It helps you assess whether you should pay the annual fee on a credit card or not. For starters – free is the way to go There are a myriad of credit card options available for us … Read more

Painless Everyday Savings Tips

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Would you be interested in learning some painless savings tips for everyday items? Well, this article has you covered. Why we trim There are many ways to save money. Some advocate for spending less by buying fewer lattes and avocado toasts, while others advocate for various financial diets such as a cash diet. These methods, … Read more