Have you ever wondered? Why must we serve?
Under the Enlistment Act, all male Singapore citizens and Permanent Residents are liable for National Service (NS). The National Service (NS) journey includes 2 years full-time of National Service, followed by 10 reservist cycle where they are called back to camp at an average of once every year.
With Seedly being a Personal Finance Platform, we decide to take a look at the true cost of National Service (NS) which every Singaporean son has gone through.
If we can put a face value and number to the amount of sacrifice, all in exchange for a little more appreciation for those who served, this article would have done its part.
TL;DR – The monetary sacrifice