Feeling Stretched for Time? 9 Ways to Find Time for Your Side Hustle

SG Bank Bazaar Blog Outreach (9 Tips Side Hustle)

The side hustle – a perfect way to bring meaning to an otherwise mundane existence. But how do you find the time to indulge a side hustle, considering that you are already boxed in on all sides with your regular job, family, and social commitments? Simple – any pursuit that …

Why FinTech is Rapidly Growing in Southeast Asia

Why FinTech is Rapidly Growing in Southeast Asia

After the financial technology (FinTech) industry’s start in the West, notably in Europe and in the USA, its innovations have established themselves across various markets. FinTech has also experienced adoption and high growth in China. But if we are searching for financial technology’s next hot region, it would be Southeast …

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Auto-Invest: Why you should allocate your capital here

Crowdfunding cat meme

Ever had moments where you would camp in front of your desktop or mobile screen at 11:58am, standing by during the last two minutes before a crowdfunding campaign opens at 12pm? You don’t need to do that, because there is Auto-Invest for our investors. What is Auto-Invest? Auto-Invest is a …

Investing into Property-backed Secured Crowdfunding

Funding Societies Property-backed Secured Loans

Debt crowdfunding is a concept where borrowers (usually SMEs) approach a crowdfunding platform for loans funded by a pool of investors. Investors earn interest, paid by borrowers, as returns on their investment. Investments are open to individuals as well as corporations and institutions with a minimum amount as low as SGD …

Introducing Invoice Financing V2.0 from Funding Societies

Funding Societies New & Improved Invoice Financing V2.0

In 2016, Funding Societies launched our second product, Invoice Financing. Through Invoice Financing, businesses can realise their unpaid invoices sooner. This allows them to put more cash towards business growth. Unlike a business term loan, you are not taking on any additional debts. You are simply freeing up money owed …

Funding Societies Surpasses SGD 100 Million in SME Crowdfunding

Kelvin Teo & Reynold Wijaya Co-Founders of Funding Societies

We welcome the start of 2018 with wonderful news: Funding Societies crossed the SGD 100 million mark in total crowdfunded SME loans across Singapore, Indonesia, and Malaysia. We are proud to have achieved our growth responsibly, while maintaining a default rate of 1.5%. Kelvin Teo, our Co-Founder and CEO, commented, …

7 Habits of Successful Investors

7 Habits of Successful Investors

Investing can be a big life-changing decision, especially when you are thinking of investing for the very first time. The smallest of mistakes or errors can cost you, literally. Investments carry inherent risks and that generates fear even amongst the most experienced investors. At the end of the day, it …