Category: Clearly Surely

The Face of a new breed of Financial Planner [A behind-the-scenes peek]

  Insurance has been around for the longest time. But unlike many long-standing industries (like music, media, and transportation), some practitioners still cling on to old methods of prospecting and sales, leading to many a hilarious gripe like the one below:     Unfortunately, these practices do not improve public perception of the Insurance agent. […]

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Not ready for a proper financial review? This is the least you can do

Everyone can use a proper financial review. Having a professional planner to give a second opinion on your finances can be beneficial, regardless whether you are Tony Starks or a man on the street.     You can choose not to take up his recommendations but most of the time, you are likely to realise […]

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Unable to obtain Insurance due to existing health conditions? [Pru wants to change that]

  Availability is a fascinating concept – with far reaching consequences. Coincidentally, it can be encapsulated neatly into a single sentence:   We only want what we cannot have.   Now isn’t that the truth of the matter?   The best example we have to offer is none other than the Sungei Road market. Also […]

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4 Awesome Insurance Perks that make you go: “Why did I not get that?”

Envy is not nice. One of the 7 deadly sins, envy is a green-eyed monster that resides in your head and provides unsolicited advice incessantly. Often you will do his bidding without even realising what has transpired. But envy is fantastic for commerce. You want to buy that exquisite writing pen not just because you […]

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An effortless – and perfectly legal – way to shave 5% off your Insurance premiums

  No one likes to pay extra for no reason. More correctly, no one sane likes to pay extra for no reason. We sane folk sometimes go to great lengths to avoid price discrimination, especially when we are aware of it.   Like walking for 20 minutes more to buy shampoo from Sheng Siong, instead […]

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Why stay-home Mums are criminally under-insured [Here’s how to fix that]

“My husband is the sole breadwinner in the family. We have to save up for the kids’ education. Grandma’s health is not so well recently. Let us get them covered.” We are sure that those same words have been uttered by stay-home mothers all around the globe, given how they usually put their family as […]

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Choose between similar policies like a pro. [Here’s how]

We all hate being in a situation whereby we have no choice. 10 pm curfew, National Service conscription and the mandatory working hours by your paymaster. Even when you hit the retirement age, you are not allowed to blow all your CPF on your mistress in Batam but have to receive your own money in […]

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3 Surprising facts about the MINDEF and MHA Group Insurance we never knew

  Ah humility! Thou art a delightful teacher indeed – disappearing for long stretches, only to surprise us with a grand entrance. When it comes to Insurance, there is always something to learn. We have been researching; studying; analyzing; interviewing; critiquing; exploring and investigating Insurance related material for over 3 years now (not to mention […]

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