Joanne Poh
With over a decade of experience writing, Joanne Poh specialises in insurance, finance, real estate, fintech, and travel. Her work has been featured on Yahoo!, MSN, AsiaOne, and herworldPLUS.

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Health & Well-being

So You Have A Pre-Existing Condition – What Now?

With pre-existing conditions, protecting your finances is critical. Here’s how you can do that.

by Joanne Poh
  • Nov 10, 2022
  • 3 mins
  • 4.4K views
Pre-existing Conditions Pre-existing Conditions
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Finance Matters

Guide to buying a BTO flat in Singapore: Eligibility, How to Apply & Timeline (2022)

Here’s how to apply for a BTO flat, from BTO eligibility requirements to the latest BTO launches.

by Joanne Poh
  • Jul 22, 2022
  • 12 mins
  • 1K views
BTO BTO Home & Decor Home & Decor
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Finance Matters

Why You Should Reinvest Your Policy Payouts

Received your policy payout? Here's why you should reinvest it.

by Joanne Poh
  • Nov 10, 2021
  • 5 mins
  • 585 views
Investments Investments
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Family

Cost of Hiring a Domestic Helper in Singapore (2021)

From maid salary to FDW levy, find out how much you’ll have to pay when hiring a maid in Singapore.

by Joanne Poh
  • Sep 27, 2021
  • 12 mins
  • 2.7K views
Domestic Domestic Helpers Helpers
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Finance Matters

A Beginner’s Guide to CPF LIFE: Plans, Payouts & Minimum Sums Explained

What is CPF LIFE? Find out as we explain everything from CPF LIFE plans, payouts to minimum sum.

by Joanne Poh
  • Sep 24, 2021
  • 11 mins
  • 3.7K views
CPF CPF Retirement Planning Retirement Planning
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Finance Matters

Supplementary Retirement Scheme & SRS Accounts in Singapore: How do They Work?

The SRS can be a useful tool in your retirement portfolio. Here’s how to put it to good use.

by Joanne Poh
  • Sep 17, 2021
  • 11 mins
  • 2.4K views
Retirement Planning Retirement Planning
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Family

What Teens Really Need From Their Parents

Are parents spending too much on their teens’ education? Find out what teens need instead. 

by Joanne Poh
  • Sep 09, 2021
  • 12 mins
  • 11.8K views
Parenting Parenting
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Health & Well-being

Everything You Need to Know about Your MediSave Account in 2021

From MediSave interest to withdrawals, learn how to make the most of your MediSave Account in 2021.

by Joanne Poh
  • Aug 03, 2021
  • 9 mins
  • 6 views
Health Health Insurance Insurance
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Family

What is the Best Age to Give Birth in Singapore?

The best age to give birth is unique to every woman, but there are advantages and risks for getting pregnant in your 20s, 30s, and 40s.

by Joanne Poh
  • Nov 06, 2020
  • 6 mins
  • 10.1K views
Pregnancy & Babies Pregnancy & Babies
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Finance Matters

5 Common Reasons For House Fires In Singapore

One small spark can cause a house fire that engulfs the entire block. Find out what causes house fires in Singapore, so you can do your part to prevent them.

by Joanne Poh
  • Nov 02, 2020
  • 11 mins
  • 136 views
Home & Decor Home & Decor
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Finance Matters

8 Ways for Singaporeans to Recession-Proof Their Finances

Despite the uncertain economic outlook in Singapore, you have the power to recession-proof your finances. Here are 8 ways to do it.

by Joanne Poh
  • Sep 16, 2020
  • 9 mins
  • 1 views
Recession Finances Recession Finances
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Working at Income

For Financial Consultant Linda Oh, Gratitude Is The Key To Success

We speak to Income's top financial consultant on her key to success.

by Joanne Poh
  • Aug 31, 2020
  • 7 mins
  • 3.5K views
Careers Careers
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