Why are More Mums Taking Charge of their Finances Now?

More Mums Taking Charge of their Finances Now

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These days, women yearn to be more financially independent, whether through their career or side lines. With that, they start to focus on self-care and their own mental health, make plans for themselves and pay for their children’s expenses too. Why are more mums starting to be more proactive about their finances now? Uncertainty in […]

Dengue Fever Warning Signs and What to Do

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Don’t belittle the bite of an Aedes mosquito! The number of dengue fever cases in Singapore is increasing, and the symptoms of dengue fever in some patients seem more severe too. Did you know that dengue fever has a peak season from June to October yearly? Parents should look out for the warning signs of […]

7 Quick and Almost-free Exercises for Busy Mums

Exercises for busy mums

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Are you too busy to exercise? We know that ‘health is wealth’, but it’s always easy to blame the lack of time, money or motivation to keep fit. On the contrary, parents have multiple commitments in addition to raising children. This is why we, busy mums, should keep ourselves in the pink of health, by […]

My Child has COVID-19: What Should I Do?

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My child has covid-19. One of our biggest fears as parents, is for our kids to be sick. With COVID-19 lurking around, it was inevitable that our family was hit with this virus. Yes, our baby wasn’t sparred from COVID-19 too! My baby was infected with COVID-19, and he got it the worst In March […]

How Much Does It Cost To Hire A Domestic Helper In Singapore

How much does it cost to hire a domestic helper in Singapore

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It takes a village to raise children – there’s no doubt about the importance of support. One of the ways to have full-time help is hire a domestic helper (maid) for your family. Are you planning to employ a foreign domestic helper in Singapore? The cost of engaging a maid goes beyond her monthly salary. […]

Returning Back To The Office? 5 Tips to Help Your Kids Cope!

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After a long period of working from home and having more family time together, returning back to the office means having to cope with changes. This transition includes adjustments in routines, and often, our emotional and mental mindsets too. As more parents head back to office more frequently or even permanently, are you finding it […]

Parents, Have You Claimed Your Tax Reliefs and Benefits?

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Raising children in Singapore is predicted to cost between $200,000 to $1 million for each child until they are adults. Fortunately, there are parenthood benefits such as tax reliefs and rebates that we can claim to ease the expenses for citizens. This is also in addition to the Child Development Account (CDA) and the Baby […]

6 Ways to Smarter Financial Goals Planning + Achieve Your New Year Resolutions

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The New Year often symbolises a reset button for recalibration. It’s an opportune time to ponder over what you didn’t like about last year, and set yourself up for greater success this year. With New Year resolutions drawn up, happy healthy kids in school and having somewhat of a work-life balance, are you geared up […]

6 Ways to Use Your Child’s Ang Bao Money & How to Maximise it!

Tips on how to manage your child's ang bao money

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Chinese New Year is exciting for children because of the new clothes, goodies and being able to receive money (Ang Bao Money). With the collected red packets or e-Ang Baos, there’s an extra sum to “play with”. Wondering what to do with your child’s Ang Bao money? Read on for some practical ideas! Here are […]

12 Government Grants, Parental Benefits and Tax Reliefs All Parents in Singapore Must Know! 

Parents Tax Reliefs and Benefits

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Family Benefits for Parents in Singapore: MediSave Maternity Package MediSave Grant for Newborn MediShield Life Coverage CPF Education Loan Scheme MOE Tuition Fee Loan Government-Paid Childcare Leave (GPCL) & Extended Childcare Leave (ECL) Maternity Leave Eligibility and Entitlement Foreign Domestic Worker Levy Relief Grandparent Caregiver Relief Parenthood Tax Rebate Qualifying Child Relief/Handicapped Child Relief Working […]