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F1 too expensive in Singapore? Here’s a good news for F1 fans!

This year’s Formula One (F1) season started with the first race held in Melbourne, Australia on the 26th of March. For those who are unaware, F1 is the highest class of single-seat auto racing that is sanctioned by the Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA). Savings platform CupoNation took the opportunity to analyze and compare the prices of entry tickets across the …

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Five tips to cut down on your car insurance costs

by ValuePenguin Because car insurance is mandatory in Singapore, a large numbers of car owners consider it a necessary expense and do not give much thought to how much they are paying for it. This is especially the case because you cannot do much to reduce the annual car insurance premium that charged by insurance companies. Insurers use an extensive …

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Singapore International Festival of Arts 2017 set to enchant and invigorate participatory experience

The Singapore International Festival of Arts (SIFA) returns for the final year under Founding Festival Director, Ong Keng Sen, with the boundary-breaking line-up of Singapore and international commissions that he is known for. The trajectory of his four editions has taken audiences through an alternating focus on international or Singapore artists. In the fourth edition of the festival, the spotlight …

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How much money does a YouTuber in Singapore earn?

by SingSaver The easiest way to estimate how much a YouTuber makes is to use tools like Social Blade, which gives pretty accurate guesses about their viewership. However, you might be wondering how much is needed in terms of views, or why exactly they are getting money. Here’s a rundown of how it works. The Big Question: How Much Can …

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Is renewing your COE worth it?

by ValuePenguin Is renewing the COE on an older car worth it? If you’ve ever had a car reach the end of its COE, you should be no stranger to the dilemma. Granted, the answer to this will vary depending on your individual needs and priorities. Nonetheless, it is in every car owner’s interest to have an understanding of the …

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How to throw the perfect grown-up dinner party

by SingSaver You want great guests for a great party Eight is the magic number for a successful sit-down get-together. It’s tempting to have all your favourite people in the same room so they can discover what they have in common other than you. But unless you’re running singles mixers — and even then — nobody wants to spend their …

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Singaporean abolitionist groups call for halt to execution scheduled for 21 April

We Believe in Second Chances and the Singapore Anti-Death Penalty Campaign has just released a joint statement  on the scheduled execution of Jeffrey Marquez Abineno (previously known as Jeefrey bin Jamil) for this Friday 21 April. Both groups noted that it is of particular concern that Mr Marquez’s family was informed of the execution on Monday, the same day his lawyer received …

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Singapore to take on Argentina at National Stadium to mark 125-year anniversary

The Singapore Lions will take on the world number two ranked team, Argentina, in a historic match at the National Stadium on Tuesday, 13th June 2017. The fixture has been scheduled to mark the Football Association of Singapore’s (FAS) 125-year anniversary, and will see Argentina field a full strength team, set to include their talismanic forward Lionel Messi and star players …

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Five promo codes for local Singaporean brands

by SingSaver  There’s a special sense of pride when you come across something unique with a “Made in Singapore” label. The affordable — or free! — shipping rates certainly help, and you can get a good deal with the right credit card for shopping. We hunt down the local Singaporean brands that carry merchandise worth your hard-earned cash, and with promo …

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What no Singaporean tells you about blogging for money

by SingSaver For some Singaporeans, blogging can be a good source of side income. But it’s not as simple as writing and posting pictures. There’s a rumour going around that blogging is easy money. With famous bloggers like Lady Iron Chef and Xiaxue supposedly making thousands of dollars per post, you might think it’s your golden ticket. While blogging can be …

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