Carrie Arndt

Carrie is a Senior Analyst at ValueChampion, specialising in credit cards in Singapore. She previously led consumer studies worldwide as a Senior Research Executive at MMR Research.

Is Healthcare Spending Disrupting the Education System in Singapore?

Just as a combination of increased longevity and decreased fertility rates are causing Singapore's proportion of elderly population to...

4 Ways to Boost Your Competitive Edge at Work

Career advancement is desirable, but it's not easy. Here are a few ways to boost your value within the workplace.

The Cost of Vice: How Expensive are Alcohol & Cigarettes in the Long-Run?

Alcohol and cigarette consumption is already quite expensive in day-to-day terms. The long-term costs, however, may be far higher than you'...

When Are Cashback Credit Cards Better for Travel than Miles Cards?

Many people associate travel with miles-earning credit cards. However, those who don't mind earning rebates instead of miles may be able to...

4 Tools to Teach Your Teen Financial Discipline

Kids grow up fast; is your teen prepared to manage their personal finances? Here are a few ways to help your child understand (and make the...

Why Isn't Singapore the Best APAC Country for Women in Fintech?

Recent research found that Singapore has the strongest fintech market in Asia Pacific–so why doesn't it rank first for women in the...

5 Overlooked Credit Card Traps You May Be Falling Into

Whether you currently have a credit card or are looking to apply for a new one, be sure to review these commonly overlooked issues to avoid...

Fashion Made Affordable: 3 Ways to Save on a Chic Wardrobe

Shopping can be expensive, especially if you want to maintain a chic, up-to-date wardrobe. Nonetheless, it's possible to save on clothing...

Top 5 Asia-Pacific Countries for Women in Fintech

Fintech is a rapidly growing industry in Asia, but it isn't always accessible to females seeking professional advancement. We've analysed...

Easy Personal Finance Tips That Can Dramatically Cut Your Honeymoon Costs

Weddings are expensive. To ensure you'll still be able to pay for your honeymoon, consider these tips for saving money as you plan your...

Which Dining Options Are Best for University Students?

When it comes to university dining, there's a wide variety of options, which sometimes makes it difficult to plan out an effective food...

Should You Wait for the Next Big Promotion to Apply for a Credit Card?

Big promotions and welcome bonuses can be a big draw when you're applying for a new credit card, but is it worth waiting for the perfect...

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