Insights At Work—The Aon Hewitt Blog

Topic :  financial wellness Remove filter

Your CPF Savings: To Invest or Not to Invest?

06 Jul 2018  by   Alan Aw

Singaporeans enjoy a relatively high guaranteed interest on their CPF savings; however, they also have an opportunity to invest their CPF monies for potentially higher returns. So what is the ‘right’ decision—and is there even one?

CPF Nomination: Why Must Singaporeans Take Action?

18 May 2018  by   Alan Aw

A Will typically covers assets such as property, car, bank savings, and insurance policies, but it won’t cover your Central Provident Fund (CPF) account. So, what happens to all that money you’ve accumulated over decades of work if you don’t nominate a beneficiary for when you pass away?

2018 Australian Budget: What Does It Mean for Australians in Singapore?

11 May 2018  by   Belinda Barclay

On 8 May 2018, Treasurer Scott Morrison delivered his third Australian Budget—optimistically termed the ‘blue skies budget'. Is it all good news for Australians, especially those living overseas?

Superannuation and Home Ownership for Australian Expats: What Has Changed?

22 Feb 2018  by   Belinda Barclay

For non-tax residents of Australia, the landscape continues to change. In the second of this two-part article, we cover some of the changes in superannuation and treatment of Australian property that affect expatriates who have swapped the sunburnt country for the little red dot that is Singapore.

Superannuation for Australian Expats: What are the Tips & Traps?

09 Feb 2018  by   Belinda Barclay

For non-tax residents of Australia, the landscape continues to change. In the first of this two-part article, we cover some of the key tips and traps for expatriates who have swapped the sunburnt country for the little red dot that is Singapore.

Financial Wellbeing: Are Singapore Employers Doing Enough?

26 Jan 2018  by   Shikha Gaur

Studies have shown a direct link between financial stress and physical health, emotional wellbeing, and ultimately, productivity—so what are Singapore employers doing about it?

What Should You Look For in a Financial Adviser?

23 Nov 2017  by   Edward Kennan

Professional financial advice is invaluable. Yet, why are so many investors averse to paying 1% per annum for advice that may improve their long-term outcomes by as much as 3% per annum?

Do You Know Enough About Integrated Shield Plans?

02 Nov 2017  by   Aon Wealth Management

According to Singapore’s Ministry of Health, more than 60% of Singapore citizens and PRs have some form of Integrated Shield Plan to boost their healthcare financing. But is it enough to help you cover the ever-increasing medical costs in Singapore?

How Will Medical Inflation in Singapore Impact You?

05 Oct 2017  by   Aon Wealth Management

The cost of medical care in Singapore hit a record high last year. And with an aging population, overall declining health, poor lifestyle habits, and increasing reliance on employer-sponsored plans, it can only get higher. Are you prepared?

Is Your Total Rewards Strategy Making an Impact?

24 Mar 2017  by   Shikha Gaur

Imagine employers providing their employees with a Total Rewards plan that allows for flexibility, recognises the employee lifecycle, and assists in creating a work environment that facilitates this integration. The question is, where to begin?