Jumbo Group Limited (‘Jumbo’) is one of the leading Food and Beverage (‘F&B’) companies in Singapore. It was founded in 1987 by Mr Ang Kiam Meng, current CEO of the company, when he started the first Jumbo Seafood restaurant at East Coast Seafood Centre. Well-known for its chili crabs, Jumbo gradually expanded from its first […]
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Time really flies because not too long ago, Heartland Boy still remember vividly the scene of Olympia being pulled out by the gynecologist with the use of forceps. In a twinkling of an eye, Olympia celebrated her first birthday last month. Crossing this milestone also meant that Heartland Boy has been a father for a […]
UnUsUal Limited is one of the leading companies in concert promotions and large-scale events production in Asia. It was founded in 1997 by two brothers, Mr Leslie Ong and Mr Johnny Ong. In 2016, the founders sold a majority stake to mm2 Asia Limited, a producer of films, TV and online content listed on the […]
The Federal Reserve just cut interest rate for the third time this year. Heartland Boy does not stand to gain from this as he took a HDB loan for his property mortgage. In addition, his thoughts immediately swung to the Citi MaxiGain Savings Account since its base interest rate is pegged directly to 1-Month SIBOR. […]
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REITs and Business Trusts are supposed to be relatively stable assets that are not subject to significant volatility. However, just before the Deepavali long weekend in Singapore, Mr Market presented a unique opportunity in Eagle Hospitality Trust (ticker code SGX: LIW). Eagle Hospitality Trust (‘EHT’) capitulated a total of 15.5% to close at US$0.545 in […]
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In a blink of an eye, Olympia turned one-year old yesterday. That was a significant milestone worth commemorating and the Heartland Couple chose a simple celebration at home with their loved ones. Even though it was conducted on a smaller scale compared to the baby shower that they had, it was still memorable and heart-warming […]
It’s been 4 months since the Heartland family hired a transfer maid (still a freaking awesome personal finance decision to DIY the process), and the help that she has rendered has been nothing but amazing thus far. With an extra pair of hands at home, Heartland Boy feels happier as he doesn’t have to do […]
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There are many things to be envious of the young generation. Being younger, they have more energy, more time on their hands and less adulting problems to worry about. All these spoken with the benefit of hindsight by Heartland Boy, who unfortunately is no longer a boy anymore. Anyway, back to the topic of this […]
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Ever since ShopBack launched its ShopBack Button, Heartland Boy no longer misses out on valuable Cashback on ShopBack’s merchant websites. He gets prompted whenever he lands on a merchant website and all he needs to do is to click the “Activate Cashback” button to ensure his Cashback gets tracked. It was an innovative development by […]
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As Singapore progresses economically, so does the aspirations of its people. Today, Singaporeans are enjoying higher living standards, living longer and are also more likely to stay in their own homes. In tandem with this, there is a need for the Central Provident Fund (‘CPF’) to evolve and keep up with the changing times. That […]