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We asked our millennial writer about his true thoughts of GIGANTIQ and the add-on protection. Is it a yay or nay? Read on to find out!
Why does mobile security matter and how can you keep your phone safe from hackers? Read to find out!
Wondering if you’re ready to invest? Find out the basics of investing in Singapore with this easy guide for aspiring investors.
PMD Insurance cannot cover you for breaking the law. Take this fun quiz to find out if you’re really safe with your bicycle or e-scooter.
There’s an art to everything, including savings. Learn about endowment plans and why it is a popular financial tool amongst Singaporeans.
Cancer is the most common, yet misunderstood disease out there. Don’t let cancer misconceptions scare you. Here, we debunked 7 cancer myths for you.
Car insurance aside, you should be aware of these common causes of road accidents in Singapore, and learn how you can avoid them.
Don’t pack your bags just yet! With COVID-19 virus still looming and evolving, here are three things you need to consider if you’re still planning to travel in 2021.
One of the most affordable maid insurance in town, ePROTECT maid protects your maid and safeguards you from unexpected expenses. Learn all about it here!
Avoid making these top home insurance mistakes and risk spending unnecessary money in times of unforeseen incidents.
Hiring a maid? It never hurts to be extra careful when it comes to budgeting for household expenses. Here’s the hidden costs to look out for.
What are Investment-Linked Insurance Policies (ILP)? Find out if you should add this investment and protection tool to your portfolio.
What should you look out for when shopping for a home insurance plan? Let us tell you here at Tiq by Etiqa!
Before you continue your weekly regime of bubble tea indulgence, read this to protect your health, life insurance and wallet!
Find the most commonly asked questions on your home insurance coverage.
Tax season 2021 is here! Before you do your income tax filing, read this to check what tax reliefs or rebates you can use to reduce your income tax.
Everything you need to know about hiring and renewing a domestic helper in Singapore. From applying for work permits to buying maid insurance.
Say no more to limited coverage by HDB’s fire insurance. Learn what’s not covered by your Fire Insurance today.
Can you insured a bicycle against theft? What happens if you caused an e-scooter injury? Here’s what you need to know about personal mobility insurance.
Wondering how it feels to be newly married or how you should behave after marriage? We feel you. Here are some married life tips to keep in mind.
Celebrated for its religious significance, Easter also bears the odd mascots of a bunny and eggs. Where do these symbols come from? We’ve got the answers.
Smart home devices vs traditional tools in Singapore? Read on to determine if these automated creature comforts worth its hefty costs!
From the Home Protection Scheme to private mortgage insurance or life insurance, find out which type of mortgage protection suits you best.
In the event of a fire, the number one rule is to keep calm. In a simple infographic layout, here’s what to do when a fire breaks out at or near home.
A family in Ang Mo Kio suffered stink and filth from the sewage for two days. Learn common problems of old HDB flats to avoid greater costs in future!
Thinking of jumping on the bandwagon to switch to an electric car? Learn more about this greener vehicle option and whether it is time to get one now.
Find out when and how term life insurance can be helpful to have in different key stages of your life.
Insurance is often seen as a costly protection tool only the rich can afford. False! Pick up these 5 easy tips to save money on your insurance!
Learn how you can avoid online scams in Singapore by spotting the warning signs and getting Personal Cyber Insurance.
This Lunar New Year feels a little strange but here’s how you can celebrate safely without FOMO. Read on!
Cases of dengue fever have been silently creeping up with dengue hotspots surfacing around Singapore. Learn more on how to stay safe in these red zones.
Take your home decorating outdoors this Lunar New Year! From plants to organising, here are 4 ways to breathe life into your balcony or the corridor.
Thinking about e-hongbao this upcoming Lunar New Year? In addition to safe distancing measures, here are some considerations before you go electronic!
A staycation can be a rejuvenating getaway from work without having to leave the country. Read on to learn how you can make your family staycation special.
Did you know that GST is set to increase to 9% by year 2025? Here’s what you can do to get ready for the projected GST hike!
Do you have enough life insurance coverage? Here’s how to tell whether you are under- or over-insured, and how to fill the gaps in your life protection portfolio.
Is having cancer expensive? Find out the true cost of cancer and how cancer insurance can help you battle this dreaded disease.
Unsure about the safety risks at home? Let’s work it out together and learn how a home contents insurance can fit into the picture.
With the festive season spanning from December to February, here’s what you can do to increase your savings in 2021.
Chances are you never thought of switching your home insurance but it may be time to explore your options. We tell you why. Read on!
All you need to know about Li Chun 2021 and much more to boost your savings in the coming year of the Ox! HUAT ah!
It’s always better to be safe than sorry. Here’s how to safeguard your motorcycle and things to do if your motorcycle has been stolen.
Number ‘6’ is associated with balance, responsibility and love. These 6 tips shall help you save S$28,000+ for your wedding in Singapore!
What does it mean to have a car insurance excess of S$600? Here’s an easy guide on car insurance, excess and tips on how to save more in the long run.
Is it ever too late to save? Find out how you can meet your retirement needs by saving today.
An ideal endowment plan should have life protection, short maturity period and high returns. Here we discuss 3 important things to consider before buying.
A cheat sheet to host a fun home party for any occasion in Singapore! Party ideas and home dining solutions included!
It’s back to the basics to find out what home insurance in Singapore really entails, and which home protection plan fits you best.
Do you have enough for repairs or rebuilding if an emergency happens? Find out when and how a home insurance review can help you save in the long run.
We’re in the last month of 2020. If you are still wondering when to get your life insurance, here’s why you should act soon before the year ends!
Looking forward to a prosperous and smooth-sailing year? You may want to start by getting your car ready for Chinese New Year 2021!
Why wait for CNY? Learn these spring cleaning hacks to help spruce up your home with minimal effort to start 2021 afresh!
Caregiving is a huge and sometimes overwhelming responsibility but you’re not alone. Here are tips from cancer caregivers on how you can better cope when caring for a loved one with cancer.
Thinking of whether to transfer your maid or send her home? There’s more to consider besides costs and convenience. Read now!
Should you claim car insurance? Be it new or experienced driver, here’s what to do if you get into a car accident in Singapore.
Misplacing a personal device brings a greater risk of your information being stolen, which could lead to severe consequences.
Be it for that long-awaited overseas trip or Singapore staycation, here’s your guide to 2021 long weekends and things to do!
Got into a car accident? What if the accident is a minor one? Should you settle in private or continue to claim from your insurer? Read to find out!
You asked, we’ve answered. Check out our breakdown of GIGANTIQ, the newest all-in-one insurance savings and protection plan on the block.
Stress is inevitable. But what are its effects on our cancer risks? We’re deciphering the latest medical research on why it’s important to relax.
Wondering how much it costs to transform your house into a smart home? Read on to learn how you can create a safe, smart home on a budget.
Learn how to maximise your savings by complementing your portfolio with insurance savings plans such as GIGANTIQ.
Get ready for Black Friday and Cyber Monday 2020 with a roundup of the best deals available. Includes Personal Cyber Insurance for secured online shopping experiences.
As business activities and essential business travel resume, here’s what you need to know about fast lane safe travel guidelines for now.
Amid major green recreational corridors being made available in our Lion City, cycling in Singapore is more popular than ever. Check out these tips to easy and fun rides, even the weather won’t deter you.
Does COVID-19 leave your family plans in the lurch? Here’s how to decide if you’re ready to have a child in a pandemic. Spoiler: it’s more than just finances.
Confused between health insurance and life insurance? Find out how they differ and if you can have one without the other.
Ever wondered what Deepavali is about, and what those beautiful patterns on the floor are? Join the celebration with these 5 cool facts on the Festival of Lights.
Hiring a maid in Singapore to help with housework? Assess the pros and cons of a part-time helper or a foreign domestic worker before making your choice.
Lung cancer is 1 of the top 3 common cancers in Singapore. Here are the 5 key facts you need to know about lung cancer, including symptoms & how to prevent.
Baby bonus, CDA benefits, PTR… Are you aware of the benefits of having a baby in Singapore? Here’s a simple list for parents-to-be!
Not driving as much as you’d like to? Regardless of your driving frequency, these simple tips to maintain your car will always come in handy. Read now!
Hiring a maid in Singapore does not come cheap. Find out how much it really costs to hire a maid and whether you have the budget for it.
Wondering if it is worth to buy a new motorcycle? There’s more to consider beyond the price. Here’s some food for thought with our easy guide!
Online shopping hacks can help you to save time, effort and money. Here are 5 simple tips for Singaporeans to shop online!
Think Batam is only about cheap massages and seafood binges? Here are some fun places and things to do on the island city that shall change your mind!
Home insurance = HDB Fire Insurance? Or so you think. Read on for more home protection myths you need to debunk and get to the bottom of!
Sustainable living is increasingly recognised and practised by many around the world. Start these easy steps to live more with less from today!
Horror stories can be fun, except when you’re living them. Here’s how Emergency Cash Allowance, with Tiq Home Insurance, can help you overcome mishap.
Find out how GIGANTIQ, Dash EasyEarn and eEASY save V compare against each other to find the insurance savings plan that works best for you.
Thinking of upskilling? Here’s why you should consider online courses and things you need to know to get you started with virtual learning!
Are millennials too young to start saving for retirement through wealth management? Investment should start early. Here is how to achieve financial freedom.
Chipped car paint is hard to prevent, but knowing this doesn’t make it hurt less. Check out these 4 hacks and 3 alternatives to have your car gleaming again.
Besides having cancer insurance, early detection through breast cancer screening can improve chances of survival. Read now to learn how.
Planning a renovation can be a challenging task, but these home reno apps are readily available to help you breeze through your next house plan.
Planning to hire a maid? There’s more to it than just getting a work permit or maid insurance. Check out our easy guide to avoid flouting the rules!
Think you are immune to cyber threat on your home Wi-Fi network? Think again. Learn about Wi-Fi phishing and what you can do to stay safe from attack.
Ready to take the next step with your personal finances? Here’s our checklist on how to know if insurance savings plans are for you!
Sighs. You need it more than you know it. Learn the realities of life insurance in Singapore and how it can affect you and your loved ones.
Working from home can be stressful and it takes time to get used to the new normal. Learn how to cope with the daily pressure with Tiq by Etiqa Insurance!
Think you don’t have enough to start saving smart? Read to learn more about GIGANTIQ, your all-in-one insurance toolbox. Start your financial planning journey with just $50.
Being a homeowner is one of the major milestones in life, which many people strive towards along the path of true adulting. If you are a soon-to-be
Spending is made easy with online shopping and e-wallets, but what about money management? Here’s how to manage your money in today’s digital age.
Mid-Autumn is the second most important festival after Chinese New Year in the Sinic civilisation. It is celebrated widely in many East Asian countries and parts of
Do you want to save money on petrol consumption? Increase your petrol mileage and drive further by following these 7 easy steps from Tiq by Etiqa.
Ever wondered about the link between sugar and cancer? Tiq by Etiqa Insurance partners with Parkway Cancer Centre to find out more.
Pest invasion at home? For when you’re done screaming, here’s everything you need to know to keep these unwelcome visitors from your crib – for good!
Not enough money to buy bubble tea? Perhaps an insurance saving plan can help. Bid the poor student’s money woes goodbye with these simple money-saving tips!
It is now easier for employer to transfer their maid or to hire a transfer maid from other employers. Here’s everything you need to know about the process.
Love nature? Visit these 4 nature routes around Singapore with your family! From bird watching to cycling paths, there’s something for everyone.
Tiq by Etiqa Insurance partners with Jaga-Me to explore chemotherapy treatment and things to expect for cancer patients and their caretakers.
Cyber attacks have been increasing since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic. Here’re some cyber threats that you should look out for in the new normal.
Emergency Home Assistance? Learn all you need to know about this important home insurance feature before purchasing any home protection plan.
Finding it a challenge to save in Singapore? Here’s a direct comparison on eEASY save V and ELASTIQ insurance savings plans at Tiq to help you save smarter!
Cruising on a motorcycle can give a sense of elation that only riders can understand. If you’re one of them, you’d understand that a ride
After getting insured with a Life Insurance policy, you can rest assured knowing that your loved ones will be financially supported in the unfortunate event
In case you haven’t noticed, the electricity consumption of Singapore households tend to increase from April till August each year due to the hotter weather.
Amid Singapore’s weakening economy and uncertainty over how the COVID-19 situation will evolve, here’s why and how to conduct a life insurance review.
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If you’re in the market for a motorcycle, you’re probably looking at the newer and popular models. Who doesn’t want to cruise down Changi Coast
Thinking of renovating your home? There are plenty of things you need to consider as it is easy to get lost in the midst of
Legend has it that spirits may haunt you if you disturb their rest due to your renovation works…Really? Read on for home safety and peace of mind!
If you plan to sell your car before the COE is up, take these expert maintenance tips to make as much of its value back as possible.
The recession that we are experiencing in Singapore is a peculiar one because it is a recession induced by safety measures implemented to curb the
Wondering what is the best exercise for cancer patients? Tiq by Etiqa Insurance partners with Icon Cancer Centre to share this exercise guide.
Stuck in Singapore with the occasional pangs of wanderlust? Here are some destinations that we would love to visit when it’s safe to travel.
Image credit: National Archives of Singapore Happy 55th, Singapore! It’s our nation’s 55th year of independence, and we have really come a long way together.
A counsellor from Parkway Cancer Centre, shares some lessons from journeying with cancer patients and their family members here at Tiq by Etiqa Insurance.
Free cash giveaway from the government and complimentary family meal boxes? Online scams are on the rise. Here’s how to stay safer online. Read on!
The order in your home would not exist without your maid’s help, and it’s time to show her you appreciate her work. Here’s how to ensure you’re compensating her fairly.
You’ve heard that charred food can increase cancer risk. Does it really? We look at the evidence and what you can actually do for cancer prevention.
J was first exposed to life insurance by her friends in university. While she didn’t give further thought to the idea then, the seeds of
You’ve just brought a total stranger into your home. For the next 1-2 years, she will work for you, operate your household appliances, cook your
Across the globe and right here in our little red dot, interesting home traditions and customs abound. From letting a cat enter first to rolling
As most cyclists would tell you, a bicycle is not just a device for traveling, it is an extension of yourself. You do use your
Ready to travel? Make sure you know all about trip cancellation, trip postponement and trip disruption benefits in your travel insurance.
There are many reasons why you might want to cancel your life insurance policy. It could be due to financial difficulties, changing needs at a
It’s been a good decade and the Certificate of Entitlement (COE) for your trusty car is finally coming to an end. As the expiration date
Online scams in Singapore are on the rise. Learn how to protect yourselves from these scams while living the new normal in post Circuit Breaker times.
Even the most experienced riders can’t predict what will happen on the road. Yes, it could be part of the thrill, but the worst could
Colorectal cancer, also known as bowel cancer or colon cancer, is one of the most common cancers in Singapore. It accounts for more than 17%
When cancer strikes, will critical illness coverage be enough? Learn the differences between a critical illness plan and standalone cancer insurance here.
Savings VS Investment? These words are often used interchangeably to refer to one another. Although both have the same concept of putting money aside and getting something in
Are you planning a motorcycle travel in Singapore? Great idea! But before taking the trip, do note the following points! 1. Is it easy to
You’ve read each word on the labels, and then the online reviews but, half an hour later, you’re still standing in the supermarket aisle with
Many homeowners have the impression that home insurance is complicated and it’s an additional cost to their already stretched housing budget. The truth is, for
School’s back in session! Returning to class, meeting friends… dreading homework. But things won’t be the same in the new normal. Measures have been taken everywhere
Did it slipped your mind that Father’s Day is around the corner? In 2017, more than 900 respondents in a five-country survey revealed that half
What would be an ideal present for Dad on this Father’s Day? If Dad is a car owner, a car-related gift could just be the
COVID-19 is a stark reminder of how unexpected life could be. Sandwiched between countless #LastNormalPhoto and the obscure future, it’s time to get practical and be prepared
Breast cancer is the most common cancer affecting Singaporean women. From risk factors to prevention, here’s all you need to know about breast cancer.
To say that COVID-19 has left an indelible mark in our lives is an understatement. Global lockdown measures have brought the world almost to a
Post Circuit Breaker, staying at home, social distancing… this new normal requires new types of entertainment. From boredom, stress and laziness, we got the cure for
It’s coming to two months since the Circuit Breaker began, and the kids are bouncing off the walls. Now more than ever, you’d do anything
There were 2.9 cases of car theft per 100,000 population in Singapore in 2016. The number has since decreased by 24.1% by 2019. Despite the
Life insurance is a contract between you – the insured, aka policyholder – and the insurance company. You pay a regular premium during the policy period. And the insurance
Have you heard of webcams being hacked? Electronic gadgets have undeniably improved our lives in many ways. However, convenience comes at a price, and to avoid
As the long-awaited end of the pandemic draws nigh, ‘normal life’ edges ever closer but nobody knows if the economy will follow. With personal finances
In Singapore, around 39 people are diagnosed with cancer every day. Based on the National Cancer Centre Singapore (NCSS) and World Health Organisation (WHO) cancer
Image credit: Unsplash Life is short. In the wake of death, the ones who live on must learn how to cope emotionally and financially. That’s where
Have you been frequently washing your hands with soap and water for 30 seconds to prevent the spread of the coronavirus? Great! It has been
With the continued Circuit Breaker and school holidays being brought forward, everyone can really use a bit of fun right about now. But there’s only
COVID-19 is forcing companies to accelerate their digital transformation. While working from home can help #FlattenTheCurve, it can also expose you to cyber threats. More
Did you know… drivers in Singapore spend an average of more than S$20,000 on petrol for a single car in a 10-year period? Back in
To our mothers, biological or otherwise, and to all strong women in our lives, Happy Mother’s Day! Did you catch our 4 Mother’s Day Special
From key insurance policies that cover life, health, disability, etc. to weird ones that cover death by laughter and multiple birth (because babies are expensive!),
Life doesn’t slow down just because you have to stay at home. If anything, the COVID-19 pandemic has made it more hectic now that shops
It’s been nearly 5 years since you collected the keys to your first home. Your little HDB flat is wonderful in every way – beautiful
Travel has always been a privilege. Here in Singapore, we have been a privileged bunch of a small percentage of the world population that’s been
Cancer can be a scary thought, especially where finances are concerned. Thankfully, Singaporeans get a little help with medical expenses.
Social distancing is fundamental in preventing new infections. But it has put a strain on the world’s economy as businesses, schools and offices are forced
If you’re still reeling from the recent government restrictions on electric scooters (e-scooters), we understand. But after making the investment, is it quite time to
In April, a man, who was given the Stay-Home Notice by MOH after returning from overseas, left his home to eat bak kut teh before triggering an
It’s dinnertime and business as usual. Too much interruption and bickering, this time about something different… but always the same. You leave the dining table
At some point in life, one would learn about life insurance and (hopefully) recognise its importance. The beginning is always the hardest, but you don’t have to
It’s common to take your car to the service centre once in a while where professional mechanics can take a look at it. But it
Financial planning comes with unique challenges for single women. Here are 5 savings tips to make the most out of multiple incomes to achieve your goals.
For many new employers, hiring a domestic helper is a big decision. You’re looking for someone with the best chances of assimilating well in your
Being new parents can be daunting. You’d want everything to be perfect for your child from the get-go. You are raising a human being after
From airport security trays to backseat table, we compiled a list of tips from fellow travellers to help us travel safer and healthier in air. Read on!
Renovation project? Fixing a leaky pipe? Here are 10 best hardware stores to find tools and hardware equipment for all your DIY needs. This article is contributed by Singsaver.
Your personality type can influence your money habits and understanding them can make you better at handling your finances through insurance savings plans.
A family holiday is something that everyone looks forward to. The long-awaited break from work and the well-deserved time off from school. But with fun
Adulthood can be daunting. Faced with the unknown – a global pandemic, salary cut and retrenchment – preparing an emergency fund seems like the next
We’re sure you’ve at some point received misleading news or information about using your smartphone and driving at the same time. A message forwarded by
In 2017, Etiqa Insurance introduced Emergency Home Assistance (EHA) service as part of Tiq Home Insurance. EHA provides a one-stop repair assistance for homeowners when faced
This one’s not a myth: riding a motorcycle can be very dangerous. 2019 statistics indicate that motorcycle and pillion riders account for 1 in 2
From concerns about terrorism to civil unrests and the latest Covid-19 (formerly known as novel coronavirus 2019-nCoV) outbreak, unexpected events has its way of disrupting
As the Covid-19 epidemic (formerly known as novel coronavirus 2019-nCoV) continues to spread, the demand for essential healthcare items has hit an all-time high in
It’s important to be wary with online interaction, so you won’t be exposed to hackers, malware and other threats from the abyss of the internet. People who
Man, is she the One. No eyes are quite so beautiful, nor any smile so capable of melting your once frigid heart. Your endless talks
For most of those who celebrate, the Lunar New Year is a bittersweet time. Despite the rare joy of having the whole family together, no
It’s not just about hefty medical costs. Here are 5 important reasons for a standalone cancer insurance that covers all stages of the critical illness.
There are about 250,000 foreign domestic workers (FDWs) in Singapore. It is estimated that around 1 in 5 Singaporean homes employ a maid in order
Imagine downloading an application on Google Play Store. Everyone uses it – in all senses of the word, this app is ‘legit’ and you’re here
Studies have shown that vacations can help reduce blood pressure, boost physical health, improve mental health, restore sleep quality, and help you live longer. So
Whether you are looking to upgrade to a new car, browsing second-hand options, or just got your driver’s license (congratulations!), we prepared this list of
Home is where the heart is – until your home becomes uninhabitable and leaves you broken-hearted. But with Tiq Home Insurance by Etiqa, we can help mend
Bitten by the travel bug? In Singapore, we are a privileged bunch to have one of the world’s best passports, so it’s hardly surprising that
Cancer is scary and it’s okay to be afraid, but it doesn’t end there. Here’s everything you can do to reduce your risk of Singapore’s 5 most common cancers.
Countdown to the festive season is underway and everyone is dreaming of a white Christmas. Imagine a season filled with catchy jingles, snow and fuzzy
Around the world, street protests and civil unrest seem to be spreading at an alarming rate. From demonstrations against Brexit in the United Kingdom to
World Toilet Day (initiated by Singapore!) falls on every 19th November. The purpose of this day is to raise awareness of the global challenge of
Feel that? The vertigo? That’s the turbulent economy making a poor attempt at subtlety. These days, everyone seems to have a side gig. It seems
For most millennials new to the games of #adulting, living life by the #YOLO mantra, life insurance might not be something that’s high up on your priority
At Tiq Super Claw Game, we want everyone to enjoy the thrills of catching your desired prize! To ensure you get your FREE game play,
Early parenthood can be a harrowing experience. Between the restless nights and the projectile vomit, family holidays are unimaginable and the thought of a road
Before we get our hands dirty, here’s a quick quiz on emergency funds: Do you have an emergency fund? Yes No How much should you
Sometimes, life gets a little boring. Eat – Sleep – Work – Repeat. You don’t feel excited anymore and life is mundane. All of us
Starting a family comes with lots of excitement… and considerations. Buying your first home, having children, sharing responsibilities with your partner, and the list goes
In Singapore, interesting islandwide cycling routes provide the ultimate weekend escape. With new bike-sharing operators coming into the picture, one can just hop on a bicycle conveniently to
2010 was a big year for cycling in Singapore. With efforts already underway to improve cycling infrastructure across the island, the newly launched National Cycling
The idea of travel insurance came about in 1863 (not that long ago!) when a gentleman by the name of James Batterson realised that travel came with
Tail-gating, road hogging, weaving, changing lanes without signalling … … the list goes on for these inconsiderate actions that could provoke another motorist to feel
You have gotten a good deal for the air tickets. Your accommodations and selected tours have been booked, confirmed and paid for. You are all
More than just a shelter and four walls, a house is usually one of our most valued assets. Yet, it is easy to overlook essential home
Online learning is all the hype now, but of course it is. Nowadays, virtually nobody reads manuals anymore because almost all the information we could ever need
It’s dirty, overcrowded and unsafe. You have heard tales of gender inequality, more so here than in other countries. You know someone who have visited
A crucial renovation guide that all new homeowners in Singapore should know! Learn how to prepare and handle your home renovation project like a Pro!
It’s a good thing cars have roofs, and that people here prefer to drive with windows up. That way, the angry words uttered in one
Homebrew cleaners versus corporate chemicals… which would you choose? While store bought cleaning products provide great convenience, it’s time to take stock of rising costs
Owning an e-scooter is supposed to be cost-effective and eco-friendly. You probably never thought that charging a Personal Mobility Device (PMD) in the kitchen or
Digital disruptions and changing travel trends have made it easier for you and I to make our own travel plans, but it’s likely that we
“Savings is a virtue. You should save for a rainy day… …” We know the importance of savings but it can be such a chore!
Located just about an hour’s flight away, Kuala Lumpur (KL) – the national capital and largest city in Malaysia – is a common weekend destination for Singaporeans.
Everybody loves long weekends — don’t worry, we’re over-excited too! We’re sharing our notes on how best to turn your 2020 public holidays into long
If you’re reading this, it’s too late. Famous words on the cover of a Drake album, but that now speak for the dangers you’re now
Do you suffer from ‘roamaphobia’? Referring to the fear of data roaming, ‘roamaphobia’ is a common symptom amongst Singaporeans. Hands up if you automatically switch
Excited? You should be. Owning a car is now one among the proudest milestones in your life, and if browsing for car modifications (aka mods)
Loves travelling but hate packing? We feel you! So here’s an easy travel packing guide with useful tips to make packing for your next trip
Congratulations on hiring a new maid! Now that you’ve chosen a helper for your home, you now enter into a time of ‘firsts’ — even
From shattered glass shower doors to defective rubbish chute system and burst underground water pipe, increased publicity on new home defects have led homeowners in
At different stages of life, we assume different roles and responsibilities. Our increased life commitments also signify potential liabilities, subject to infinite unknown and unpredictable
As if it weren’t already, Southeast Asia is gaining popularity as one of the world’s most traveled tourist destinations. Any time now, news of visiting
Mention the word “cyber security” and most of you would probably “switched off” automatically, but it’s not as complicated as you think. As Singapore embarks
In Singapore, we are a pretty blessed bunch with certain rules and regulations implemented by the government to help us protect our monies and investments
Data not enough? Before you get excited and log on to public Wi-Fi at your favourite café or fast food joint, take caution. The seemingly
Flexible working arrangement – the office worker’s phrase of the decade. With more bosses open to granting their team members the freedom to choose where
Everybody likes to feel special! But now that e-scooters are here to stay, it feels like the age of the pavement-surfing hi-tech hipster is passing
Money can be a touchy topic, especially in couples, married or otherwise. As if handling your finances alone weren’t complicated enough, having to factor in
What would be an ideal present for Dad on this Father’s Day? If Dad is a car owner, a car-related gift could just be the
For travel enthusiasts in Singapore who do not have family commitments, there are several periods in the year where we know it is best not
Have no idea what to do over the weekend? There are plenty of things to do in Johor Bahru (JB), just a short drive away
As a far-sighted millennial, you might have pondered on how you can get the best value out of your money. At Tiq by Etiqa Insurance, we
Planning to travel with your young ones in the upcoming holidays but having difficulty in choosing a destination that fits your needs? We understand that
Image credit: Unsplash In the world of online streaming, language is not a barrier and you can binge watch the latest movies and drama with
Taking a break during one of the long weekends or school holidays? We’ll bet some of you have already made travel plans to neighbouring countries such as
You were raised on her cooking, so give back to Mum this Mother’s Day with a breakfast in bed that will knock any Sunday brunch out of the park!
What’s your mum like? Mine is laidback and never loses her cool even in the most stressful situations. With the support of our domestic helper,
Ever wondered what present to give to your fantastiq mum to show your appreciation but not sure what to give? Before you splurge on the
‘Location services’ is a function embedded in our personal mobile devices that we use frequently, sometimes unknowingly. Don’t know how to get from “Current Location”
Need a little help at home? A domestic helper can help you to keep your home in order and look after your children, allowing you
Many millennials in Singapore place great emphasis on having quality of life (so do we!), but is creating an Instagram-worthy home more important than saving
In 2016, a United Airlines flight from New Jersey bound for Texas had to make a detour because of concerns about a “strong” odour. This
Welcome to parenthood! Now that you’ve spent an unimaginable sum of money on all manner of infant-care paraphernalia, the additional task of baby-proofing your home
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You’re independent now. Or at least, more than you have ever been. What does it mean? As if on cue, the real world once bolstered
The premium placed on space in Singapore today is so high that newer apartments increasingly fall under the classification of ‘shoebox homes’. If you are
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From “Is that even a real job?” to “wow, it must not be easy”, sentiments of freelancing has changed much over the past decade. So,
Life is too short, and time is too precious! For those of you who are having perpetual wanderlust, our consolation to you is that we
From common flight delays to the Paris Syndrome, travel has a way of catching us unaware. Fellow Singaporean travellers will certainly nod your head in
The beginning of the year often marks new resolutions and hopes. For some, you may be contemplating a career change. Should you change your job?
Dear fellow travellers from Singapore, most of you might be aware of the importance of travel insurance, and that an annual multi-trip travel protection plan gives
A few weeks back, we shared one of our latest insurance savings plans with MoneySmart, and this was what they said about ELASTIQ: Signing up for an
In Singapore, many of us are blessed to have a live-in helper to help take care of our household needs, and this sometimes extend beyond
Located in southern Thailand, Koh Lipe is often described as the Maldives of Thailand with its crystal clear turquoise waters, white, sandy beaches, and colourful
Last week, Tiq by Etiqa Insurance held our first ever Cyber Security Workshop, in collaboration with COMAT, a division under ST Electronics (e-Services). The 3-hour training session was an
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Planning to travel over the Chinese New Year (CNY) period, but still undecided on where to go? Read on, and stop procrastinating! If you plan
A family trip is always tricky, especially for the one that’s organising because you are likely to try make everyone happy, and end up being
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Travelling to a winter destination is always exciting, since it’s summer all year round in Singapore. You well-travelled Singaporeans are no stranger when it comes
Ever been in the situation where you simply want to be just friends with someone who has confessed his/her affections to you? That person is officially going
At first glance, an e-scooter looks like a light, minimalist transport tool but it is capable of causing serious injuries in the event of an
Are you a motorbike owner or do you know anyone who enjoys the adrenaline rush that only bikes can give? From motorbikes that go fast
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There’s no place like home… and there’s no home protection plan like Tiq Home Insurance, With features such as the Emergency Cash Allowance and Emergency Home
Congratulations, newlyweds! Now that your wedding is over (or those who choose to have your pre-honeymoon together with the pre-wedding shoot), it’s time for a
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