William Hofmann

William is a Senior Research Analyst at ValueChampion Singapore, focusing on banking and SMEs. He previously was an Economic Consultant at Industrial Economics Inc.

5 Environmentally Friendly Home Improvement Projects That Can Actually Save You Money

Want to make your home more comfortable and energy efficient? Consider these cost-effective projects.

Financially Responsible Father's Day Gifts Your Dad Will Appreciate

Looking for a present for a financially savvy dad? Consider these gifts that will save him time and money.

The Most Expensive HDB Flats by Neighbourhood - June 2019

How much do the most expensive HDB flats cost around Singapore? We set out to compare the top list prices in each neighbourhood.

6 Things You Need to Know About the May 2019 BTO Sales Launch

Are you interested in this month's BTO sales launch? Here are some important things to consider before you apply.

The Top 5 Reasons Employees Leave & How SMEs Can Retain Their Best Workers

Small businesses face many challenges. Not least of which is the need to retain productive workers.

Thinking of Buying Your First Home? Don't Forget About These 5 Expenses When Creating Your Budget

As you prepare to purchase a home, it is exciting to browse property listings and imagine your new place. To make these dreams reality, it...

With Interest Rates at a 10-Year High, Is It Still Worth Refinancing Your Home Loan?

Interest rates have increased gradually since 2008. What does this mean for homeowners that might want to refinance their home loan?

5 Ways Millennials Can Prepare for a Recession

The thought of recessions can cause fear for many individuals. In this article, we list a number of ways to prepare yourself in advance of...

Would Commuting from Malaysia Save You Money?

Have you ever thought about commuting to your job in Singapore from Malaysia to save money? We calculated the costs and benefits to see if...

Which Countries Pay the Most at UNIQLO?

UNIQLO has become a mainstay for casual fashion around the world. How do its prices compare internationally?

How Much Does it Cost to Study at the World's Top Medical Schools?

Singapore recently limited the number of schools on its list of approved medical programmes. This made us wonder how much it would cost for...

National Service Forces: How Does Singapore Compare to South Korea and Taiwan?

Singapore is one of the few countries in the world with compulsory military service. We were curious how Singapore's National Service...