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    Should I surrender my Life Insurance?

    BY Lynette Tan - December 5, 2017

    For some of us who may be going through a phase of higher financial commitment, surrendering our life insurance policy may come to mind. After all, with all that monthly bills piling up and loans to repay, servicing our insurance […]

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    Are You Ready To Invest? Answer These 4 Questions First

    BY Eugene - December 1, 2017

      Heard about investing from hearsay and thinking about committing your money into one? Then here are four questions you need to answer first before you can say that you are ready. Do You Have An Emergency Fund Prepared? The […]

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    Why Term insurance makes sense for most people

    BY Lynette Tan - November 24, 2017

    Why Term insurance makes sense for most people Ask around and you will realise that almost everyone owns a whole life insurance or some sort of an investment-linked insurance plan. By now, most people should know that there’s a cheaper […]

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    The Savvy Shopper’s Guide to Black Friday SG 2017

    BY Lynette Tan - November 21, 2017

    Are you ready for your next shopping spree after Single’s day? Black Friday starts this Friday, 24 November, and you can expect lots of discounts provided by retailers big and small, both online and in their physical stores. If you […]

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    High Blood Pressure And Its Impact On Insurance Coverage

    BY Lynette Tan - November 17, 2017

    Earlier this week, news broke that the American Heart Association (AHA) has redefined high blood pressure at 120/80mmHg and not the previous limit of 140/90mmHg. It says that the more stringent diagnosis is due to the fact that complications can […]

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    How to Minimise your chance of an Insurance Claims Rejection

    BY Lynette Tan - October 24, 2017

    You might have read about many cases of insurance claims rejection in the papers. When you are looking to purchase an insurance, you’d find that more often than not, the paperwork and documentation process is easy as ABC. But when […]

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    What Insurance options are there if I have a pre-existing condition?

    BY Lynette Tan - October 18, 2017

    For those who are in their twenties, getting a health insurance or life insurance might be a low priority compared to paying off their study loan or saving up to buy a property here. By the time you’ve reached your […]

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    How to book a Cheaper Year-end Holiday

    BY Lynette Tan - October 10, 2017

    We are approaching the year-end and the school holidays are coming up in a month’s time. Have you booked your year-end holidays yet? If you haven’t better start searching and booking now to prevent the price increase! What’s more, most […]

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    Is It A Good Time Now To Take Up A Fixed Rate Mortgage Loan?

    BY Lynette Tan - October 3, 2017

    It seems that the housing market in Singapore is finally seeing some light, after recent data showed that the private property index increased 0.5% in Q3, its first uptick after 15 periods of decline. This implies that the worst might […]

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    Health Insurance For Foreigners In Singapore – Are They All Freaking Expensive?

    BY Lynette Tan - September 27, 2017

    It is no longer uncommon for Singaporeans to work alongside foreigners in Singapore. After all, more than half the population here are in fact, foreigners. As with their Singaporean co-workers, many foreigners are dumbfounded when it comes to getting insurance […]

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    Preparing for Retirement – Is CPF Life Adequate?

    BY Lynette Tan - September 18, 2017

    Singaporeans are living longer and as we age, we need to spend some time thinking about how we can finance our daily living expenses as we eventually stop work. Many of us may have the perception that we can rely […]

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    It’s Mooncake Season – Mooncake Discounts With Your Favourite Credit Cards

    BY Lynette Tan - September 4, 2017

    Image Credits: Fullerton Hotel Singaporeans love the mid-autumn festival, mainly because we get to feast on this once-a-year delicacy call mooncakes. But these delicate pastries have been becoming more and more expensive each year, thanks to the clever use of […]

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    Diabetes – Singapore’s Silent Killer

    BY Lynette Tan - August 15, 2017

    As we celebrate the nation’s 52 birthday this month, PM Lee highlighted 3 important and urgent issues Singapore has to grapple with, one of which is the nation’s fight against diabetes. While we all know that Singapore has a rapidly […]

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    How To Save Money Living In The Most Expensive City In The World

    BY Lynette Tan - August 8, 2017

    You must have already heard that Singapore’s the most expensive city to live in the world. We’ve topped the charts for many things, and I’m not sure we’re proud that we’re first on the list for the world’s priciest city […]