How to protect your baby’s health financially both before and after birth

If you’re already a parent in Singapore, you know how hectic things can be in the build up to the birth of your new addition. If you are only now planning on starting a family, it wouldn’t surprise us if you are kind of freaked out due to all of the thoughts racing through your …

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How to tell if your employer-provided health insurance is right for you

What’s worse than getting sick? Getting sick and having a massive medical bill to pay out of pocket. Many assume that just because they have employer-provided health insurance, they are covered for almost everything. But that’s often not the case, as all corporate plans vary in terms of the level of coverage benefits offered. For …

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C-sections in Singapore: Implications for new moms

Caesarean sections (C-section) have become a common method for giving birth in countries around the world. It has even been gaining popularity in many spots, and C-sections in Singapore are no different. While the percentage of births by C-section in Singapore accounted for 10-15% of total births in the early 1990s, the procedure now accounts …

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