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Breast Cancer Awareness, Treatment & Critical Illness Insurance

Breast cancer is the #1 cancer affecting Singaporean women. Every October, the breast cancer foundations locally and worldwide launch awareness and prevention campaigns to improve the rate of recovery in women with the disease. One such foundation is Pink Ribbon Singapore. Sharing the theme ‘Shared Courage – Stronger Together, We Overcome’ this year, Pink Ribbon […]

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Protect Your Family: 4 Financial Planning Tips

Protect Your Family: 4 Financial Planning Tips

When it comes to financial planning, growing individual wealth alone is not sufficient for the long-term. Over time, as you settle down and begin a family, financially planning for your loved ones is what will secure you a truly independent future. In times like these, financial planning – covering aspects from insurance plans to investments […]

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3 Financial Benefits of a Pandemic Staycation

3 Financial Benefits of a Pandemic Staycation

When we think about vacations, we conjure up images of faraway, exotic destinations. However, much to everyone’s chagrin, 2020 has largely been a combination of staying home and self-quarantining with the pandemic lasting much longer than expected.  We’ve now stayed home, either working or studying, longer than any other period in time. Effectively, our work-from-home […]

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Employee Benefits

3 Things To Consider When Buying Group Health Insurance

What is group health insurance? Simply put, group health insurance provides health cover to a group of individuals – more often than not, this applies to employees. Generally, group health insurance tends to be less expensive compared to individual insurance plans.  Attaining health insurance, whether it’s expat health cover or for local employees, is a […]

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Employee Health Insurance in Singapore- What do employers need to know

Employee Health Insurance in Singapore: What do employers need to know?

Employee health insurance is a common inclusion in most, if not all, benefits and compensation packages offered by companies in Singapore. Employee benefits are additional perks and compensation types on top of salaries paid by the employer.  Company-provided employee benefits packages typically include employee health insurance, income protection, annual leave allowances as well as pensions […]

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Business

Demystifying SME Insurance | Why Is It So Important For Small Businesses?

Small business owners often are focused on growing their companies and meeting their consumer needs in the market. Shocking as it may be, insurance is not something they think about immediately.  According to a survey done by QBE, nearly 10% of Singapore’s small medium enterprises don’t have insurance policies put in place to protect themselves […]

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3 Risks Of Not Buying Small Business Insurance

3 Risks Of Not Buying Small Business Insurance

Whether you own a multinational corporation or a small-medium enterprise, business insurance is necessarily a safety measure that will weather your organisation in times of turmoil and uncertainty. If you already buy insurance for your family, it makes prudent sense sense that a venture you put effort, capital and resources into requires one as well.  […]

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Busting some myths on cancer insurance in Singapore.

It’s been a while since we did a piece on cancer and critical illness insurance. Heading into 2020, we thought it was time to talk about ‘The Big C’ again. There are a few myths that need busting when it comes to cancer and critical illness insurance. Let’s take a look at what they are! […]

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How do I know if I have Enough Life Insurance in Singapore?

Have you taken the time to sit down and plan how much money your family would need if you or your partner were no longer able to do their job? Being an expat and living away from your usual support networks means that you need to be a bit more thoughtful about your life planning. […]

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Home & Contents

Living room insured for home and content insurance

Why do I Need Home and Contents Insurance in Singapore?

One of the many perks of being in Singapore is the low crime rate. Leaving your door unlocked and allowing your children to catch public transport to school on their own is cited by many as what they love about living here. So why does anyone need home and contents insurance while they are living […]

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Do I need relocation insurance when I leave Singapore?

It’s coming up to July and if you have been in Singapore a while, you know it means that for many, it’s time to leave. It’s either time to return home, or time to go on to a new, exciting adventure. If you are leaving the Red Dot for good, you need to look at […]

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Travel and the Coronavirus Pandemic- What Do You Need To Know?

Travel and the Coronavirus Pandemic: What Do You Need To Know?

We are living in uncertain times. The Covid-2019 pandemic has impacted our lives remarkably, compelling us to change the ways in which we live, work and play. Plans are being canceled, work schedules are put on rotational shifts of work-from-home plans and people are living in social isolation for fear of increasing the probabilities of […]

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Expat advice on travel insurance singapore

Top 10 Things That You Need to Know About Travel Insurance in Singapore.

It’s July, the schools have broken up, and despite the constant heat, it seems as if everyone is heading off for ‘the summer’. One of the amazing things about being an international living in Singapore is the travel. With access to so many incredible destinations, filling up your passport with stamps doesn’t take long. It […]

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10% discount on Group Health Insurance until 31st July*

The impact of COVID-19 has meant that many companies and in particular SMEs are now facing financial concerns and uncertainty. However, it is hugely important for any SME to make sure the health and wellbeing of their staff remains top of mind. Therefore, Employee Benefits remains a necessity in any business. As an SME ourselves […]

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The Expat Insurance Team – Working From Home – Part Three

The Expat Insurance Singapore team have been sharing the perks and the not so perky aspects of working from home. Just like everyone else, they have been doing what they can from home. If you have any questions about your expat health cover at this time, please do not hesitate to contact any one of […]

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