One of the major financial considerations in the adulting journey is to purchase your first home. As houses are big ticket items, it is not uncommon to turn to debt to finance this asset. Heartland Boy purchased a BTO, which is a form of public housing back in 2014. In beginning 2019, as he collected […]
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On 1 December 2018, the Heartland Family celebrated Liew Yan Olympia’s baby shower at the Resident’s Lounge of Ascott Orchard Singapore. It was truly a joyous occasion which quickly put to bed painful memories such as her recent hospitalisation for fever. To better manage the crowd, Heartland Boy decided to split the full month celebration […]
Citibank MaxiGain Savings Account has often been touted on forums as a high-yielding bank account in Singapore that does not require account holders to do anything to achieve a very high interest rate. However, there is a famous saying that all good things must come to an end. That is exactly what’s going to happen […]
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Family and friends would probably be aware that Baby Olympia was hospitalised on Day 9 of her relatively short existence in this world. The good news is that she has since been discharged from hospital with no known medical conditions. The bad news is that this 4-day hospitalisation cost a total of $4,200. This was […]
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Heartland Boy recently had the privilege of witnessing the delivery of his child at KKH hospital delivery suite. Seeing Olympia slowly emerged into the world was truly an out-of-this-world experience. The birth of Olympia also signalled the end of Heartland Girl’s thoroughly enjoyable pregnancy. Now that the dust has settled, it is time to keep count […]
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If your postal code starts with 58 to 78, thank your lucky stars as the Singapore Government has bestowed you an opportunity to redeem an early Christmas gift for your household. Household with these postal codes will be eligible to participate in the Open Electricity Market after the successful trial in Jurong earlier this year. […]
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Business Model of Far East Hospitality Trust Far East Hospitality Trust is a Singapore-focused hotel and service residence hospitality trust listed on the SGX. It IPO-ed on 27 August 2012 at 0.93 cents with ticker code of (Q5T.SI). As at 30 October 2018, it has a market capitalisation of SGD$1,132 million. Far East Hospitality Trust […]
Greetings from your Dad, aka Heartland Boy. Congratulations on your safe arrival. We have all been eagerly anticipating this day to arrive. Your mum and I made the decision to enter parenthood despite not knowing how well we will be at it. We will inevitably fumble and struggle as we find ourselves having to grasp […]
Comparison websites have been around for a long time but not many in Singapore are actually aware about them. Heartland Boy personally thinks that a comparison website allows him to evaluate costs and benefits, help him check out alternatives and ultimately snag the best deal out there. In this article, Heartland Boy will show you […]
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OCBC has announced a THIRD change in 4 years to its flagship savings account- the OCBC 360 Account. Heartland Boy remembered that when OCBC 360 Account was first introduced to the market, the product was so good it became the talk of the town on Internet forums. As a result, OCBC grabbed plenty of market […]
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