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Media Article: Protecting Health- Take the cover that you need

03 Jun 2013

Staying healthy throughout our lives is important. Poor health can affect quality of life as well as be a huge drain on our finances. Health insurance can be an effective solution, depending on the coverage of the policy. Read this article to learn how health insurance can play a part in your financial planning.

Website Maintenance

11 Apr 2013

The MoneySENSE website will not be available from 4am to 10am (Singapore time) on 14 Apr 2013. Please contact webmaster@mas.gov.sg or MAS Helpdesk at 62299688/1800-2258247 if you need assistance. We apologise for the inconvenience.

Media Article: Traded Endowment Policies and Traded Life Policies

10 Apr 2013

Have you heard of Traded Endowment Policies (TEP)/Traded Life Policies (TLP)? They are sometimes known as “second-hand” policies. TEPs/TLPs are fairly complex assets with a different set of risks for policy-holders and investors. Read on to learn how TEPs/TLPs work.

Mind Your Money TV Show

28 Feb 2013

Come 2 March 2013, MoneySENSE will be bringing you a new 4-episode series, “Mind Your Money 理财我最行”. Hosted by Bryan Wong, be entertained as you learn more about buying a home, managing money, having sufficient insurance coverage and planning for retirement. The programme premieres on Saturday, 2 March 2013, at 9pm on Channel 8 (in Mandarin with English subtitles).

MoneySENSE on Radio

28 Feb 2013

It's time to catch MoneySENSE on Radio! In the upcoming radio series, we invite industry experts to provide their insights on financial issues that matter to most of us. Topics featured include “Planning for your child’s education", " Buying a home”, “Health Insurance”, “Investment Products” and more!

Website Survey

29 Jan 2013

The new MoneySENSE website was launched in June 2012 to provide you with basic information about money management and financial matters. As part of our ongoing efforts to improve the website and serve you better, we would like to hear your views and experiences thus far. Do participate in this survey to share your views with us now!

Website Maintenance

19 Dec 2012

All MAS’ websites will not be available from 7:30am to 9:30am (Singapore time) on 23 December 2012. Please contact webmaster@mas.gov.sg or MAS Helpdesk at 62299688/1800-2258247 if you need assistance.
We apologise for the inconvenience.

Website Maintenance

18 Oct 2012

The MoneySENSE website will not be available from 4am to 7am (Singapore time) on 21 October 2012. Please contact webmaster@mas.gov.sg or MAS Helpdesk at 62299688/1800-2258247 if you need assistance.
We apologise for the inconvenience.

Consumer Alerts

24 Sep 2012

Tempted to join a scheme or seminar that offers exceptionally attractive returns over a short period? But have you wondered how some of these schemes or seminars work and what are the risks involved? Before deciding whether to jump in, be careful and ask two key questions - “how are the returns generated and what are the risks ? ” and “are the products or schemes regulated?

Media Article: Going Further to Get More from Financial Advice

30 Aug 2012

Some of us are quick to purchase financial products without seeking more information from our financial adviser. Read this article for the five key questions you should be asking your bank or insurer representative before purchasing a product. It pays to understand what you are really investing.