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National Day Rally 2018: Clear message on role of Govt, individuals in easing cost of living

At the National Day Rally five years ago, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong joked about playing property agent to all Singaporeans, as he explained changes to housing policy and how they would impact their lives.

At yesterday's rally, you could say he turned into one of those savvy financial advisers who dispense valuable tips on how to save money on daily expenses.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on August 20, 2018, with the headline 'Clear message on role of Govt, individuals in easing cost of living'. Print Edition | Subscribe