Daily Archives: 2012-06-03

Rising Medical Costs a Big Worry for our Elderly Citizens

By Raymond Anthony Fernando – Workers Party Member of Parliament, Gerald Giam made a very valid point during the party’s election rally when he mentioned that Medishield had collected 130 million in premiums, but the payouts were so little. I fully agree with Mr Giam’s observation. I have been paying medishield premiums for both myself and my wife since its …

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Statement by the Humanitarian Organization for Migrant Economics (HOME)

In response to the speech by Dr Vincent Wijeysingha where he claimed that a major corporation had bullied Jolovan Wham from the Humanitarian Organization for Migrant Economics (HOME) into silence, Bridget Tan the founder and president HOME has issued this statement: "That is not quite correct – I have told Jolovan Wham not to speak at the event because he is …

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Homeless family lives in an office

~ By Leong Sze Hian ~ Amy (not her real name) came to our free financial counselling session with her 39 year old brother David (not his real name), David's wife and their one year old son. Despite numerous appeals to HDB they are still homeless. From homeless shelter to homeless David's family of three have been homeless for about a month. They were evicted from …

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