Google released their Year In Search 2022. And turns out… We’re in the Top 10 list for Trending Finance-Related Searches! Here’s a big shout-out to you guys! And while you’re at it, here’s a little recap on the top 10 hot topics you were interested in this year.
2022 has been epic. From Wordle to GST Vouchers, and even Monkeypox (yikes!), CNA recently released an article on Google’s Year In Search 2022 showing us what really caught Singaporeans’ attention this year. And guess what? We’re pleasantly delighted to discover that we’re the most-searched multi-currency mobile wallet to be featured in this year’s Top 10 list for Trending Finance-Related Searches and it’s all thanks to you! 🥳💜 So here’s a recap of what YOU were interested in this year. Have a read!
YouTrip Top 10 Hot Topics:
#1 Singapore Airlines
At the top of our list, we have Singapore Airlines! Seems like you guys were really into our YouTrip Mastercard x Singapore Airlines Promo in July. And if you know us, we’re always looking for ways to help our YouTroopers score sweeter deals. So don’t miss out on our S$1 Flights Giveaway! Win S$1 Singapore Airlines flight tickets to attractive dream destinations such as Tokyo, Milan, Bangkok, and more when you spend in foreign currency! It’s not too late to join in 😉
#2 How To Use YouTrip
Here’s our handy-dandy guide to everything you need to know about YouTrip. How do you top up? How many currencies do we have? Why YouTrip? Bookmark this page to have all your burning questions answered.
#3 Malaysian Ringgit
Malaysia. The Ringgit. Causeway Travel. That seemed to be on everyone’s minds this travel season, ayy? Who doesn’t love a short getaway? Our YouTroopers, in particular, got extra excited when the Singapore Dollar blasted to a new high against the Malaysian Ringgit (S$1 to RM 3.30) in October 2022 and when it was predicted to drop to a range of RM 3.35 to RM 3.45 against the Singapore Dollar in November 2022.
Wonder what’s next on the Ringgit front? Stay tuned for more updates!
📚 Read Here: How To Capitalise On The Malaysian Ringgit Right Now
#4 YouTrip Travel Insurance
With up to 65% off your HLAS travel insurance, we’re all about jet-setting on your holidays with ease. It’s always better to be safe than sorry! But I guess you guys already know what’s up (seeing that our HLAS Travel Insurance is #4 on this list)! So nuff said. Here’s to our responsible travellers! 🎉
#5 Japanese Yen
Presenting your fifth most searched hot topic on our YouTrip Blog — The Japanese Yen! When the Japanese Yen was the lowest it has been in 24 years in September 2022 (1 SGD to 101.91 JPY) and reopened its borders in October 2022, the Land of the Rising Sun was all the rage as our YouTroopers raced to get a taste of those good Japan vibes. Bookmark this page to stay updated on news from the JPY front!
📚 Read Here: How To Capitalise On The Japanese Yen Right Now
#6 How To Pick The Best Durians
Durians may be classified as the stinkiest fruit known to man but it truly is the King of Fruits in our hearts. 💜 From the different types of durians to choose from to which ones are the freshest, you loved it when we helped satisfy your cravings for this thorny, bright yellow creamy fruit. And here’s a heads up: It’s durian season once again. 🤤
📚 Read Here: 12 Types of Durians and How to Pick the Best One
#7 Shopping On Taobao
Surprise! #7 on our list showcases our shopaholics’ love for… You guessed it — Taobao! With our shopping and shipping guides to help you fulfil those big sales buys, we’re certain our YouTroopers have already become certified Taobao experts by now.
#8 South Korea Itinerary
Many of you were Seoul-searching for the perfect South Korea Itinerary in October and it shows! Built with the suggestions from our very own YouTroopers, we’ve got fluffy animal cafes, abandoned theme parks, and even Korea’s hottest K-pop museum on this list. Check out what your community recommends in this Kimchi paradise!
📚 Read Here: Building Our South Korea Itinerary With YouTroopers
#9 YouTrip Community
This year, we worked on enhancing your community experience by sparking conversations, building bridges between YouTroopers, and more — starting with our very own Telegram Community Channel (@YouTripSquad).
We held a Telegram Invite Contest where 20 lucky winners would win S$50 and threw exciting community events. Our community members became racers for the day during our Go-Karting Sonic September event, scored free Mr. Coconut, went on a S$200 card hunt, and even celebrated our birthday together with us during our grand Birthday Bash!
Like what you see? Check out our community channel and stay tuned for more!
📚 Read Here: S$1000 Up For Grabs When You Join Our Community!
#10 Saving With The Best Deals On YouTrip
This SaveTrippin’ season we’re all about saving cost, time, and giving you the best deals possible. Along with some travel hacks, we also listed out some attractive promotions that’ll help you maximise your savings and cut out those pesky travel costs when flying with YouTrip! Get your flight bookings for less with Trip.com. Or get 2X Data with Singtel ReadyRoam! There’s more where that came from. Check out YouTrip Perks for more deals with your fave brands!
Thank You For An Amazing 2022! 💜
As Singapore’s favourite multi-currency wallet, we aim to get those pesky fees out of the way and help you save on your travels. With the best foreign exchange rates, no longer will you have to deal with those long queues at money changers! So if you’re looking for a go-to travel card, sign up for your complimentary YouTrip card today with <YTBLOG5> to get FREE S$5 in your account! Then, head over to our YouTrip Perks page for exclusive offers and promotions — we promise you won’t regret it. For more great tips and articles like this, join our Telegram (@YouTripSG) and subscribe to our free weekly newsletter here or down below.
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Stay safe and happy travels!