We had discussed about some methods for dealing with the job in the first part of this series. Let’s now move on to the other aspects of life that I find matter much more than the job. These aspects, if handled well, provide much more possibilities for the future, will enhance your well being and might even help you seek greater meaning in life.

Dealing with personal finances

So you’ve got a great gig going on and you’re rocking it in the office. What’s next? My advice would be to set yourself up for a life with low expenses and overheads. Here are some ways to figure this out.

1) Office Perks

Most firms provide for the overtime meal allowances and a cab ride home. Meal allowances in the banking industry generally range from S$20 – 40 at food outlets in the vicinity and you can claim a …