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Condo Association Insurance: 7 Key Things to Remember

Condo Association Insurance: 7 Key Things to Remember

It can be very confusing to navigate condo association insurance policies if you don’t know much about it. However, it’s a crucial part of living in a condo, particularly with other owners. It’s essential to have insurance coverage in case of unforeseen circumstances, which always […]

10 Tips on How to Save Money on International Travel

10 Tips on How to Save Money on International Travel

Mr. FAF and I are planning a 4-5 week trip to Vietnam to visit my family after the Covid situation calms down and after we get vaccinated. And we plan to stay there for the Lunar New Year in late January. I am beyond excited […]

6 Advantages of Having A Good Financial Plan?

6 Advantages of Having A Good Financial Plan?

Financial planning is a gradual way to work towards attaining one’s life goals. A financial plan serves as a guide for one to scale through life successfully. It helps people manage their income, expenses, and investments properly so that they get to finally hit their […]

How to De-stress During Quarantine: Finding Joy in Frugality

How to De-stress During Quarantine: Finding Joy in Frugality

Burnout Lately, I have been burned out at work. In order to make up for my back of a degree in tech and to prove myself, I have been working anytime I can. That is, besides taking care of kids and housework, most of what […]

How I Made My First $2,000 Blogging – 1 Year Of Monetizing

How I Made My First $2,000 Blogging – 1 Year Of Monetizing

This is the post I’ve been longing to write for a really long time. Almost four years to be exact. And how I have the opportunity to announce that I have officially been able to make an income from my blog and turn it into […]

4 Year Blog Anniversary: Top 10 Popular Posts on Frugal Asian Finance

4 Year Blog Anniversary: Top 10 Popular Posts on Frugal Asian Finance

It just dawned on me this morning that Frugal Asian Finance is now four years old! For me, it feels like I just started this blog a couple of months ago. I still remember how nervous and excited I was when I purchased the domain […]

4 Steps to Market and Grow Your Blog

4 Steps to Market and Grow Your Blog

A blog is a great tool for businesses to use to market their products and services while improving their ranking on search engines. What many people don’t know is that a blog can also be a business within itself. If you run a blog, you […]

Why & How We’re Planning to Move to Seattle: Careers, Landlording, Renting, School & Budget

Why & How We’re Planning to Move to Seattle: Careers, Landlording, Renting, School & Budget

THE WHY After making a career change and getting a full-time job in Seattle, I knew I would have to move to the city. But due to Covid, I have been working from home at the current company for almost a year. With vaccines being […]

10 Easy Ways to Make Passive Income in 2021

10 Easy Ways to Make Passive Income in 2021

As the new year is well under way, you might be thinking about improving your finances. You might want to save more for that trip to the beach or a dream house you’ve been raving to friends about. Saving, however, is only one side of […]

How I Turned A Hobby Into A Four-figure Business & You Can Too

How I Turned A Hobby Into A Four-figure Business & You Can Too

I started Frugal Asian Finance with the intention of turning it into a business one day. However, I ended up building my blog as a hobby for two and a half years before I monetized it. For me at the time, blogging was more like […]

6 Reasons to Pivot Your Business Toward Asia

6 Reasons to Pivot Your Business Toward Asia

The Asian tech industry is booming. People in Asia now enjoy high-tech gadgets and innovation that they would have never had the chance to experience. In a very short term, the technology sector in Asia is under continuous expansion and will be so for a […]

Tax Season 2021: 3 Things You Should Know

Tax Season 2021: 3 Things You Should Know

Tax season is just around the corner, so it’s time to get a start on the best practices for paying your taxes. But thanks to the unique year that was 2020, there are some things you should know. We may want to leave all of […]