Want To Ace Your Personal Finance Game? These Instagram Accounts Are Here To Help!
Visual data is processed 60,000 times faster by the brain than the same data in the form of text.
With 65% of the world’s population being visual learners, Instagram becomes one of the most frequently browsed social media platforms.
Instagram is no longer just for entertainment as it has also become a source of useful and bite-sized information which is perfect for our busy lifestyle.
TL;DR – 12 Instagram Accounts That Help You Get Better At Your Money
You know you love scrolling on Instagram… Don’t deny it!
If you are looking to take an occasional break from all the pictures of unfairly good-looking people, heavily edited photos of food and unaffordable luxury, here are some Instagram accounts that can help you get better with your finances.
|CPF Board |
|Business Insider Graphics
|Money FM 89.3 |
|The Fifth Person |
|The Simple Sum|
|The Finance Bar
|The Woke Salaryman |
|The Financial Diet
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Seedly uses Instagram to deliver chunky personal finance topic to Singaporeans in a more relatable and digestible form.
Whether it’s localised lifestyle hacks or personal finance tips, the whole Instagram takes a swipe at making content in a “very Singaporean” manner.
Bloomberg Business brings business and financial news on Instagram using images, videos and stories about whatever that is happening around the globe.
Being well-read is definitely helpful in your personal finance journey as you’ll have a better understanding of the market and society in general!
Business Insider Graphics
Business Insider Graphics’s Instagram account consolidated interesting topics on the go from the BI Graphics team. From world news to interesting statistics and data, BI Graphics Instagram account helps increase our knowledge of the world.
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Central Provident Fund (CPF) Board is definitely doing something amazing on their Instagram posting tons of localised content revolving around CPF and personal finance.
Their Instagram totally got rid of Singaporeans’ usual stereotype of government policies and organisations being dull and boring.
“Who is Dave Ramsey?”
I knew you’d ask!
Dave Ramsey is a strong advocator of fiscal discipline towards personal finance.
He came up with the Debt Snowball method, which is one of the most effective methods when clearing a debt.
His Instagram account is great for Singaporeans in debt, looking for methods and motivation to clear their debts quickly and effectively.
The official Instagram account for Forbes.com, giving interesting insights into what is going on around the world, with professionally taken photos and description.
If you ever need some motivation, the #ForbesUnder30 list can be a form of encouragement to continue working hard!
Like Seedly, Mint has a personal finance management mobile app that started in the states.
Their WTF (What The Finance) posts are our favourite as they give definitions and explanation to finance terms, all in one graphic.
Money FM 89.3
The Instagram account of Singapore’s first business and personal finance radio station, Money FM 89.3 shares useful finance quotes and snippets from their interviews.
It’s not just that though, they also post useful health tips!
We all know that health is wealth, right?
MoneySmart.sg should be no stranger to most Singaporeans and their Instagram account features useful information for your everyday life, along with personal finance knowledge.
The Fifth Person
If you’ve already been practising good personal finance habits and want to venture into investments, look no further!
The Fifth Person’s Instagram account shares bite-sized investment tips which can help you make smarter and more profitable investment decisions!
The Finance Bar
Don’t be fooled by their clean and simple layout!
The Finance Bar’s Instagram forces one to look harder into their money habits and their posts will make you want to take action.
The Financial Diet
The Thought Catalog of personal finance, The Financial Debt offers a mix of career, financial and life advice for millennials.
One of the best-looking account on the list, good for Singaporeans looking for their daily motivation quote for personal finance.
The Simple Sum
The Simple Sum’s Instagram posts will likely grab your attention as you scroll through your feed since they ain’t shy about using colours!
With their beautiful visuals, The Simple Sum aims to improve your financial literacy one comic at a time.
The Woke Salaryman
The Woke Salaryman is the brainchild of a Singapore-based duo that aims to help people reach financial independence early.
Their Instagram account features their comics (and The Marshmallow!) covering relatable topics for young adults in Singapore including useful information that’s applicable to your daily life.
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