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12 Apps you need to help you save up and prepare for the GST hike!

12 Apps you need to help you save up and prepare for the GST hike!

  When I read that there would be GST on imported digital services my heart sank. From January 1st, 2020, I’ve to pay GST for Spotify and Netflix- my two-weekend indulgences. Thinking of downloading that running app? You may have to pay GST too.  The […]

A Comparison of Three Critical Illness Insurance Plans

A Comparison of Three Critical Illness Insurance Plans

There are seemingly thousands of different types of everything that we want to purchase, and buying the one that’s a perfect fit is not an easy feat. Although choosing what you want for lunch can be exhausting, choosing the right insurance plan can be drastically […]

Pet Insurance Guide For New Paw Parents

Pet Insurance Guide For New Paw Parents

I recently got my dog Gou Gou and he’s the cutest dog ever. My dog owner friends informed me that vet fees can be exorbitant and advised that it would be wise for me to take out insurance for Gou Gou’s sake. In all honesty, […]

5 Important things that you need to know about the Integrated Shield Plan changes

5 Important things that you need to know about the Integrated Shield Plan changes

  The whole Singapore online community went abuzz when it was announced on 7th March 2018 about the new Integrated Shield Plan.  The changes were introduced amidst concerns that the zero copayment feature of full riders were resulting in ‘over-consumption, over-servicing and over-charging of health […]

Maid Insurance Made Simple

Maid Insurance Made Simple

Did you know that in Singapore: On average, 1 in 5 households employ a full-time maid. By law, each maid has to be provided with basic insurance. The number of maids employed increased from 5000 in 1970 to 227,000 in 2017.   What do I […]

International women’s day special 2: 4 types of Singaporean female travelers

International women’s day special 2: 4 types of Singaporean female travelers

As we all know, its international women’s day today! We hope you feel inspired by our previous post on 3 inspiring ladies! Women across the world now travel independently, a far cry from the early days where we had to be chaperoned. This is the […]

International Women’s Day Special: 3 Singaporean female entrepreneurs that will inspire you

International Women’s Day Special: 3 Singaporean female entrepreneurs that will inspire you

It’s the 8th of March – International Women’s Day!! The day was chosen to promote gender equality and celebrate women’s achievements. Unfortunately, society is still fraught with gender disparity. In Singapore, the gender pay gap still stands at 18% as of October 2017 – which means […]

All new integrated shield insurance riders must have 5% co-payment feature

All new integrated shield insurance riders must have 5% co-payment feature

So our PolicyPal folks woke up this morning to see a potential rise in hospitalization insurance cost that affects policies purchased from 8 March onwards, as according to this Straits Times article. However, as they have made it a premium article, here’s a quick summary for your […]

Critical Illness Insurance Made Simple

Critical Illness Insurance Made Simple

What is a critical illness? There is a wide range of illnesses and conditions which are considered critical. From the name, it is evident that the illness or condition is of a very serious nature, meaning that there is a large probability that the final […]

Maximize your savings by paying insurance premiums online using credit card!

Maximize your savings by paying insurance premiums online using credit card!

Update: With effect from 14th June 2018, there will be a few changes on this feature: 1/ Adding Aviva, AXA and NTUC Income to the premium payment’s insurers list. 2/ 2.5% charge for every premium payment transaction. 3/ Only Mastercard and Visa cards can be used to pay for […]

8 Pet Facts You Probably Don’t Know

8 Pet Facts You Probably Don’t Know

Do read our article comparing the various Pet Insurance policies in the market too. (With an exclusive 10% promo code!) Check out PetCare insurance available on PolicyPal now!   Did you know that…   …there is a correlation between owning a cat and having schizophrenia? […]


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