Living on $2 a day food challenge

It was by chance that I stumbled upon this after I embarked on my $2 a day savings challenge. The REAL Two Dollar Challenge is actually a food challenge packaged as a “personal journey that will confront and challenge the person who takes it up with a few of the many constraints faced by thoseContinue reading “Living on $2 a day food challenge”

Embarking on my $2 a day challenge

From now on, I decided to put away a purple note each day, as soon as I received it. Even though Singapore is heading towards a cash-light society, it is still not uncommon to use cash for day-to-day transactions. For example, we pay for our food and drinks (probably at least 3 times a day)Continue reading “Embarking on my $2 a day challenge”

Quasi Geoarbitrage

Geoarbitrage basically means relocating to another city/country in order to take advantage of the lower costs in that city/country. However, it may not always be practical to uproot yourself to another location because of friends and family ties, your career and the prospects of facing new risks. However, many of us actually carry out someContinue reading “Quasi Geoarbitrage”

I will my assets, share and share alike

Everyone eventually leaves one day, and you either leave assets or liabilities behind, or even both. I have been going through this thought process of making a will. Doing one is not expensive, it can cost anything from a few hundred dollars to zero cost. I laid out all that I might possibly have, thoughContinue reading “I will my assets, share and share alike”