Have you registered for OneKey?

With so many threats watching every transaction online, SSL and password is no longer considered as safe combination to secure the communication and authenticate the user. Many organization currently implements 2FA (2 Factor Authentication) to increase authentication security.  2FA adds 1 more factor of authenticating individual from originally only the password “something you know” with other…

Single Mailbox to Receive Government Mail

Someday, one of you may have to temporary leave Singapore and living abroad.  You are leaving behind all administratives correspondent with government agencies such as CPF, HDB, IRAS etc.  They may send you notification letter, information to mailbox in your precint. And yes, on their records you have received the mail but actually you never…

Apakah Uang Simpanan Anda sudah Bekerja dengan Maksimal?

Gagasan bahwa uang simpanan harus bekerja dengan maksimal, tentu bertentangan dengan konsep riba. Tulisan ini tidak akan berpolemik mengenai apakah itu riba atau bukan. Tulisan ini akan membahas apakah uang simpanan Anda di bank sudah bekerja dengan maksimal atau belum, serta bagimana cara memaksimalkan. Bunga bank di Singapore Sebagai pekerja migrant, tentu saja kita berharap…

Battling with the Prolonged Fever : Part 1

English Since the past few days, I become baby sitter for my son’s (baby A) – as well as his personal advocate. This article is dedicated to praise his patient, courage and spirit to battle with the disease. It is also a lesson learn for other parent, who supports their beloved one during time to…

Important Links to Deal with ICA

English You may have visited ICA website (http://www.ica.gov.sg) to submit e-Appointment for Permanent Residence (PR), Student Pass, or Long Term Visit Pass (LTSVP). But do you know that nowadays you can check the application status online through iEnquiry? So what are importance eServices from ICA? 1. e-Appointment , make appointment for almost all services with…

Evidence + Kiasu Singapore = new battery for FREE

English This story started about 1.5 month ago, when I sent my 1.5 years old laptop for service to HP service center. The fan suddenly stopped working and the battery was faulty. Lucky for me, to have extended warranty up to 3 years compared to original 1 year standard warranty. Start to submit new case…

Changes in Minimum Occupation Period Rules

English Recently, uncle Lee announced a shock changes in minimum occupation (MOP) period for HDB. It rules out that MOP increase from 3 to 5 years , and disallowing concurrent ownership of private property during the MOP. With the new rules, current private property owner (such as condo) must sale their private property within 6…