Author: Christopher

Five Simple Rules to Prevent Credit Card Debt

Some term it “invisible money” while others call it “cash advance”. Many euphemisms are used to justify and mask the evils of spending on credit. Credit cards have brought us much convenience by allowing cardholders to purchase items based on their own financial restraint. However, this trust is broken when cardholders do not have practise financial planning. That is when we hear about gross over-expenditures, individuals mired in debt and people landing themselves in deep shit you never fathomed possible. To avoid such a predicament, here are some important tips and advice that you should keep in mind the...

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Three Things to Prepare for School Reopens

For all the students out there, let’s face it together; school is starting in a fortnight. Some of the crazy enthusiasts are all pumped-up and excited for the upcoming semester, preparing themselves for the upcoming tests and exams while the rest of us are dreading school because of the mountains of unfinished homework and revision. So which type of student are you? Well, if you belong the latter, fret not, here are some tips for you to better prepare yourself for a less dreadful first day at school! 1) NOW NOW NOW “Now! Now! Now!” These are the magic...

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Three Interesting Local Foods You Might Not Have Tried

1. Pork Bun “猪”扒包 I was introduced by a colleague to visit Seng Huat Coffee shop for a surprise breakfast set a few days ago. I was simply amused by the comical choice of toast that the owner chose; a piglet-faced one. In fact, this is the first time that I come across such unique pork burger, that really “lives up to it’s name”. Over here, you get to enjoy this delectable pork burger for only $3.50! The succulent, marinated pork chop, complemented with butter, cheese, mayonnaise and chilli, is packed in between a pair of adorable piglet-faced toasts;...

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Four Ways to Fight Insomnia

“1 sheep, 2 sheep, 3 sheep… 100 sheep..” You go on and on counting but to no avail. You just can’t fall asleep. Are you a victim of insomnia? Insomnia is a terrible sleep disorder where one cannot fall asleep or stay asleep as long as desired. Counting sheep is one of the most ancient sleep devices, but this method doesn’t work for most of us. In fact, it is merely an old wives’ tale. 4 Simple Sleep Remedies Fortunately, we have gathered some of the best sleeping suggestions here which can help fight insomnia and give you a well-deserved...

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How to Order a Coffee in Singapore

“Kopi Gau Kosong Peng!!!”, that thunderous bellow of badly pronounced hokkien across the coffee shop one leaves too many dumbfounded. You’ve definitely heard it (or some variation of it) before, somewhere, in your younger days, but you never really understood what it meant. Well, you are not alone. The young generations today are not familiar with dialects; conversing with grandparents in their native tongue is a common struggle. If simple speech is a problem, the younger ones can forget about ordering their very own correctly-customised caffeine boost. However, fret not! This article will provide you with a simple guide...

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