The 50-30-20 Rule

Forget every piece of money advice you’ve ever heard. When it comes to personal finance, there’s only one thing you need to know: the 50-30-20 rule. I didn’t come up with it, in case you’re wondering. But I wish I did. It’s bloody brilliant. The 50-30-20 rule is literally the best money advice that I

Top 10 Mistakes of Retirees

When you’re young, you have a lot of time but little money. In your working years, you have money but little time. Such conundrum is the reason why retirement is something that a lot of people are really looking forward to because it enables us to finally enjoy both our time and our money all

Survey results: New Year, New You?

What did you think of the year that was 2013? How will you move forward to a brighter 2014? We asked Brighter Life readers and here are what they have to say.  Want to have a brighter and better 2014? Consult a financial advisor today.

Who are the lucky 119?

Are you one of the 119 lucky winners of our “Lucky or Lacking?” Chinese New Year survey? Check your name on the list if you won a Sun Life desk planner with a special ang pao from the Brighter Life Team. We sent you a message via the email address you provided, please respond to

Lucky or Lacking?

January 31 marks the celebration of Chinese New Year. Is luck within your hands this year of the Wood Horse? Answer our survey below and the first 119 respondents will win a Sun Life desk calendar and a special ang pao!

Project Declutter: Office Edition

In just a matter of days, we’ll be saying goodbye to the first month of the new year. And yet, your desk still screams of 2013 with all the clutter of the past year still lying around. If you haven’t cleaned up your workspace until now, then it’s time to put Project Declutter into action.

The true “secret” to achieving wealth

I received an email promoting a seminar that promised  something fantastic: that it can teach you to actually attract wealth. Apparently, it has already produced a number of millionaires, all of whom got rich in less than 21 days. Amazing? Not really. We are plagued by so many of these get-rich-quick, “law of attraction,” and

Financial Infidelity! Are you guilty?

“Whoever can be trusted with very little can also be trusted with much, and whoever is dishonest with very little will also be dishonest with much.” (Luke 16:10 NIV) I bought a beautiful emerald ring right after Christmas. It was a deep green stone flanked by diamonds set in gold. It was perfect. My second

Project Declutter: Home Edition

A clean slate, a fresh start. It’s one of those things we always anticipate everytime we welcome a new year. But a fresh start should also manifest in the place where you live, for how can you look forward to a new beginning, when you have all the clutter from your past blocking your view?

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