Millennials who work at S’pore explain how they manage their savings – Mothership.SG
In the age of online shopping and credit cards, working millennials are often tempted to spend their hard-earned money all the time.
For my part, I refused to deposit my angbao money over the past few years, lest I be tempted to spend it once I see the money in my bank account.
My solution? Keep all my angbao money in a locked drawer in my room.
Of course, it works. But I’m also keenly aware that my drawer doesn’t pay any interest and that my money smells a little weird.
Curious about what weird money-saving methods other working millennials are using, we decided to ask our readers to share their crazy money-saving tips with us.
Here are the strangest ones.
Also helps to lose weight
Some readers choose to sacrifice a good meal to save money.
The temptations of online shopping
Other readers don’t get carried away by shopping online.
Play hide and seek with your money
They are strange hiding places.
Some mental gymnastics required
Parents know better
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The information is correct as of October 14, 2021. This announcement has not been reviewed by the Monetary Authority of Singapore.
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