Am I losing my job to machine learning?

For expats: First time applying for a loan in the US

Meta first ever Performance marketing summit Sep 2022

Applying Ray Dalio's recommendations to personal finance

Am I losing my job to machine learning?

Before we start, some context will help you understand why I have this question. I have spent significant time in performance marketing during my career. I still remember when I started, Google Adwords was completely different from what it is today. For example, there was a rule that if your keyword click-through rate was below…

For expats: First time applying for a loan in the US

This post is about my experience of applying for a loan in the US. This may be simple or second nature to many, but as a foreigner in the US, this is new to many of us. First, before you even consider applying for a loan, you need to build up your credit score. Check…

Meta first ever Performance marketing summit Sep 2022

I recently attended the Meta first-ever Performance marketing summit in Sep 2022. On the event page, you can find many on-demand videos, so feel free to take a look. Below is my take about the event 1. Meta and Google are selling a very similar narrative to the market The way Meta is selling their…

Applying Ray Dalio’s recommendations to personal finance

As you may know, I have been following Ray Dalio’s writing/sharings for a while and have written a number of posts about his recommendations. About 2 years ago, I wrote the piece “How to apply Ray Dalio’s sharings to your personal finance?” Given how much has changed, I want to review what I wrote and…

Expat Medical insurance in the US update Jun 2022

Healthcare cost in the US is astronomical and that is not an exaggerated word. Our family moved from Singapore to the US late last year and we have been experiencing the cost of the US health care system firsthand. In this post, I will share everything that I have learned via reading, listening to podcasts,…

What credit cards should you get next for travel purpose?

This post is the continuation of my last post about “tips to build a credit score for expats living in the US“. If you haven’t read that post, I recommend you to do that first because: I am making the assumption that at this point, you already have a (only 1) City national bank credit…

Google Marketing Live 2022 for the Americas

Hi there, This is a summary of the Google Marketing Live (GML) event for the Americas, which happened earlier this week.  For those who are not familiar with GML, this is the most important annual event for the Google Advertising platform where they share the latest product announcements, and updates to advertisers, agencies, and other…