Reader:
Won’t you be also concern for yourself? The TPD part.
Medical is already covered for everyone aka Medishield.
I believe most people say not afraid to die, but afraid cannot die.

AK:
Why should I be concerned?

Reader:
Sick and disability. I imagine this 2 are for everyone to think about. Sorry I don’t mean to pry. But sought your thoughts on what’s necessary to insure for own self. If not necessary one then don’t have to pay for it.

AK:
If we have dependents, we need life insurance. Buy term. We also need the following:

For hospitalization, H&S.
For critical illness, CI insurance.

If you are still reliant on your earned income, then, TPD coverage is relevant to you.

It is relatively costly but it will give you peace of mind while you are building your portfolio or until you are able to tap your CPF savings.

Reader:
The insurance agent out there won’t really …