Buying your own place to live is probably going to be the biggest expenditure you will ever have to make in your life. On the other hand, purchasing a newly built HDB flat also means that you only get a lease on the property for 99 years instead of actually using it, after which you […]
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From a young age, Timothy Ho was fascinated with the sphere of economics; he often wondered how the world economy worked, how people made decisions in life, and how individuals rationalised the choices they made. When he was in polytechnic, he studied media which allowed him to observe how the mass media worked, how people […]
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The New Savvy is pleased to announce that seasoned entrepreneur, Cheo Ming Shen, with effect from 1st Jan 2018, has joined, as an advisor to the company. Mr Cheo, or Ming as he likes to be known, has more than a decade of experience as an Entrepreneur, and in 2006, co-founded the Netccentric Group and […]
On Wednesday 11th April The New Savvy collaborated with Women in Finance Asia (WiFA) to host an event entitled “Financial Wellbeing: Yoga for your Wallet” featuring Kimberley Chao, a specialist in investments and financial planning with over 10 years’ experience. Kimberley has worked for a number of financial institutions in New York, London and Hong […]
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Roxanne Chia, founder of chic jewellery store Trouvee Favourite Food Haunts My home, really. My partner and I love to cook and it’s also healthier. We get to decide what really goes into our bodies and what suits our mood for the day/evening. But if you’re talking about great, affordable steak frites in an authentic […]
What Is Covered In A Disability Insurance Policy In Hong Kong? A disability insurance policy is one of the most ignored among the other insurance policies available in the market. According to an article published by the South China Morning Post, Manulife conducted a research in 2005 and it revealed how few people in Hong […]
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7 Ways to Milk LinkedIn for All It’s Worth Many individuals have realized that the Internet and social networking can be one of the most useful tools to help a professional advance himself or herself in their chosen career. With internet connections and data plans on many smartphones, it is easy to see why these […]
It’s the 21st century, yet the World Economic Forum’s (WEF’s) Global Gender Gap Report’s data shows that the gender gap will take another two centuries to close. How well does Singapore perform in terms of gender parity? In Singapore alone, based on the variables measured by WEF below, the only variable which we’ve reached (actually […]
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Bank of International Settlements (BIS) recently published a study showing that cash is not dead, and in fact is quite alive. In fact, they show that cash in circulation has been growing in in advanced economies since the start of the global financial crisis. But, to use this finding to conclude that daily use of cash has […]
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Taking The New Savvy to NUS Marketing Classes As I marked the students’ mid-term papers, I reflected on one of the questions which quizzed them on growth strategy. The last question of a 3-hour paper read, “If you were recruited to join The New Savvy, what would be your recommendations to further appeal to women […]