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Save money on insurance guide

5 Tips to Save Money on Insurance

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!

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Things to Know About e-Hongbao

Thinking about e-hongbao this upcoming Lunar New Year? In addition to safe distancing measures, here are some considerations before you go electronic!

Family staycation in Singapore

How to Plan a Family Staycation?

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.

Easy ways to prepare for GST hike in Singapore

Things to Know About GST Hike

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!

True cost of cancer

The True Cost of Cancer

Is having cancer expensive? Find out the true cost of cancer and how cancer insurance can help you battle this dreaded disease.

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How to Organise a Home Party?

A cheat sheet to host a fun home party for any occasion in Singapore! Party ideas and home dining solutions included!

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5 Caretaking Tips from Cancer Caregivers

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.

Transfer or repatriate maid

To Repatriate or Transfer Maid?

Thinking of whether to transfer your maid or send her home? There’s more to consider besides costs and convenience. Read now!

Stress and Cancer: What’s the Link?

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.

Should I Have a Child in a Pandemic?

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.

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Is It Worth Buying A New Motorcycle?

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!

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Don’t Hire A Maid Until You Read This

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!

Guide to getting a transfer maid

Step-by-Step Guide for Maid Transfer

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.

Little girl holding a savings bank

The Ultimate Guide to Endowment Plans

Have you been putting your resources to good use? With global economy looking bleak amid mounting border controls and lockdowns around the world from the

How Much Should I Pay My Maid?

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.

Online scams in Singapore

Top 5 Online Scams in Singapore

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.

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Thoughtful Gift Ideas For Dad

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

Gift Ideas for Car-Loving Dads

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

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How to Recession-Proof your Savings

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

Life Insurance Tips - Starter Kit

9 Tips to Get Started with Life Insurance

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

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5 Rules to Save Money for Single Women

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.

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5 Deadly Motorcycling Myths, Debunked

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

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Should You Still Travel?

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

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5 Modern Cancer Myths – Debunked!

Cancer is the most common, yet misunderstood disease out there. Don’t let cancer misconceptions scare you. Here, we debunked 5 cancer myths for you.

World Toilet Facts Infographic

World Toilet Facts Infographic

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

Tiq Super Claw Game Cheat Sheet

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,

Cycling In SG Quiz: Are You Breaking The Law?

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

5 Cycling Tips That Could Save Your Life

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

Road rage

Road Rage: Losing It Behind The Wheels?

Tail-gating, road hogging, weaving, changing lanes without signalling … … the list goes on for these inconsiderate actions that could provoke another motorist to feel

6 Best Platforms For Online Courses

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

You know how to save BUT…

“Savings is a virtue. You should save for a rainy day… …” We know the importance of savings but it can be such a chore!

Your 2020 Long Weekend Cheatsheet

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

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Travel Packing Made Easy

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

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5 Tips to Settle Your New Maid In

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

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Why do People Buy Life Insurance?

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

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How to Stay Safe on Public Wi-Fi

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

Gift Ideas for Car-Loving Dads

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

Money Not Enough for Home Renovation?

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

Where to get good money advice?

Living in one of the most expensive cities in the world, we need to be extra practical about money matters because there’s almost always a

Adulting: Where to Begin?

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

Can You Spot the Difference?

How good are you at spotting subtle differences? You do not need perfect vision but a certain level of concentration is required. There are 5

Should You Change Your Job?

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?

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Escape The Crowd At Koh Lipe, Thailand

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

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5 Things I Learnt From A Cyber Security Workshop

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

Places to visit from Singapore for short vacation

Top Places For Your CNY 2019 Holiday

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

Traditional vs Smart Home (Part 2)

In this article, we continue our exploration of home automation after reviewing the essentials in part 1 of Traditional vs Smart Home. Going beyond the basic,

Traditional vs Smart Home (Part 1)

Are you ready for home automation? From kampong houses to HDB flats, condominium and landed properties, technology has been transforming our home and lifestyle. Magic

What is your travel personality?

So you have jio-ed your best friends on an overseas trip together, and you can’t wait to get away from the hustle and bustle of