17 Jan '12, 10am

2 in 3 in Singapore save no more than 20% of monthly salary

2 in 3 in Singapore save no more than 20% of monthly salary

According to a JobsCentral survey released on Tuesday, the top three lowest savers are those that work in events management, public relations and sales. -- THE BUSINESS TIMES PHOTO: LUDWIG ILIO By Lim Yan Liang If your job involves meeting and dealing with lots of people everyday, there is a high chance that you are not saving enough. According to a JobsCentral survey released on Tuesday, the top three lowest savers are those that work in events management, public relations and sales. The survey, which sampled 2,278 respondents, said that less than a quarter of workers in these sectors save 20 per cent of their monthly income. This is likely because of the social nature of their jobs, as well as how they are wired, said Ms Huang Shao-Ning, Deputy Chief Executive Officer of JobsCentral Group. Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus. blog comments pow...

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