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What lessons can we learn from City Harvest Church court trial?

The City Harvest Church (CHC) court trial thankfully finished after 3 years and 100 over days of open court trial which mesmerises the whole [Read More]


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40-year-old Singaporean frustrated with government agencies for failure to provide him a job

40-year-old Singaporean frustrated with government agencies for failure to provide him a job

Hi Gilbert, I am Lee, 40-year-old Singaporean married with a 6-year-old son and a 4-month-old baby girl. I have been working in Sales, Marketing and Operation position for more than 16 years. My last job was a sales & marketing manager for commercial interior design firm that include staff management and operation of the company. But [...]

Investor made police report after losing USD$30,000 in investment scam from Cuffz Holdings

Investor made police report after losing USD$30,000 in investment scam from Cuffz Holdings

Editor's note: We urge all investors who lost money in the Cuffz Holdings investment scam to report to the police immediately. If possible, please submit the report to us so we can post it up after blocking off your name. You can now submit a police report electronically but you need your sing pass to log in. Spread the word round to prevent [...]

Investor who lost US$3000 in Cuffz Holdings scam trying to warn others at RWS event

Investor who lost US$3000 in Cuffz Holdings scam trying to warn others at RWS event

Hi Gilbert After reading the post of the mom who lost her children education fund of $30K to Cuffz Holding, I think I should write in and hope you could help to alert the general public that the same boss is now setting up new company to do the similar thing again. I was a victim of Cuffz Holding too but my money lost was minimal as compared [...]

University undergrad cheated of life savings $6500 by Cufflinks Holdings in alleged scam

University undergrad cheated of life savings $6500 by Cufflinks Holdings in alleged scam

Hi Gilbert, I got to know this company Cuffz Holdings (CH Assets) through a NS friend. He told me that his parents had invested with this company in the project called The Islandia (at Batam, Pulau Abang Besar) and constantly received dividends quarterly. Initially, I was skeptical but I trusted that he and his parents knew what they were [...]

Single mum cheated of $30,000 by Cufflinks Holdings meant for sons’ university education

Single mum cheated of $30,000 by Cufflinks Holdings meant for sons’ university education

Hi Gilbert I first got to know the company Cufflinks Holdings through a good friend. She told me that she invested around SGD 100K with this company in a Condotel project in Philippines and has been getting dividend monthly for the last 6 months. At first, I was not interested at all, until she brought me to a soft launch of another [...]

40-year-old jobless PMET feeling discouraged and suffer from low self esteem

40-year-old jobless PMET feeling discouraged and suffer from low self esteem

Dear Gilbert, Came across your website while surfing. I'm a 40 years old female jobless since July. I started as a sales coordinator in my previous company and am an Assistant Sales Manager when I left the company after 11 years. I was been invited by my ex-MD to join his newly setup company as Sales Operation Manager. My pay increase [...]

Suicidal PMET struggling with unemployment and illness

Suicidal PMET struggling with unemployment and illness

Dear Gilbert, I have flirted with suicide thoughts for the past 7 months because of job loss linked to a chronic medical condition. It all started in Dec 2013, when I got slipped disc while working and living alone in rural China. I was actually doing well in my job. I was hospitalized in the local hospital for 1 week for an intravenous drip [...]

48-year-old jobless engineer feeling suicidal after being asked to leave due to illness

48-year-old jobless engineer feeling suicidal after being asked to leave due to illness

Dear Gilbert, I came across your unemployment website and wish to share my current situation. I am a 49 year old buyer working in a engineering firm. During the beginning of this year, I felt ill and due to frequent medical leave, I was asked to resign in May. Due to my illness and loss of job, I have depression and suicidal [...]

Singaporean Eurasian found it tough to further his tertiary education

Singaporean Eurasian found it tough to further his tertiary education

Dear Sirs, I am currently at my wits end regarding gaining a proper educational qualification that enables me to at least obtain an inferior degree from SIM University which requires 3 'A' Levels or a Poly Diploma to enter. I did not do well for my 'O' levels due to financial limitations and only managed to pass English but I have since been [...]

Ex-employee complained about malpractices at BizHub Asia Pte Ltd

Ex-employee complained about malpractices at BizHub Asia Pte Ltd

AVOID WORKING FOR THIS RECRUITMENT AGENCY:- Bizhub Asia Pte Ltd 81 Ubi Avenue 4, Ubi One # 9-13, Singapore 408830 1. When I was working there my manager would force me to work after office hours to the extent of exceeding regular working hours by 1-2 hours despite the fact that I have already finished my assigned task on time. 2. The [...]

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