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Latest Petrol Price for RON95, RON97 & Diesel in Malaysia

Get the latest Malaysia petrol price. Fuel prices are announced every Friday evening for the following week. The rate for RON95, RON97, and Diesel will be updated here weekly. Bookmark our article and stay informed!

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A First For Local Banks: UnionPay Credit Card by AmBank!

AmBank, one of Malaysia’s largest banks has launched the new Platinum UnionPay credit card, a first from a local bank in the Malaysian credit card market. You read right, the first!

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5 Stages of Financial Independence

Where are you on the journey to financial freedom? Financial freedom is something many of us aspire to: the ability to never worry about money, have the option to quit your job without repercussions, or retire early and spend your time doing what you truly love instead of doing what pays the bills. But how far […]

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More Lounge Access for Standard Chartered WorldMiles World Mastercard Cardholders

There’s a slight revision to cardholders of Standard Chartered’s WorldMiles World Mastercard credit card. It basically gives you more access to airport lounges. Effective 1st August 2019, cardholders of the credit card will be able to gain access to four different airport lounges. KLIA Plaza Premium Lounge (24 hours) Flight Club (24 hours) klia2 Plaza […]

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Maybank Air Miles – Redeem up to 2,000,000 Air Miles per year

As of 1st August 2019, a Maybank credit card holder may redeem up to a maximum of 2,000,000 Air Miles per the calendar year regardless of any airlines. These Air Miles can then be used for redemption of Enrich Miles with Malaysia Airlines, or even KrisFlyer Miles with Singapore Airlines too. On top of all that, enjoy […]

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Countries Malaysians Can Travel to Visa Free in 2019 [INFOGRAPHIC]

Updated on 5th July 2019 Travelling is becoming a hobby for most Malaysians, especially of the Gen Y (millennials). It is understandable as travel is becoming affordable with flights getting cheaper and the availability of Airbnb removing the costs of expensive hotels rates. Not to mention the minimalist travelling style today; a backpack is all […]

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Alliance Bank Credit Card Updates: Visa Infinite & Platinum Revision

Alliance Bank is revising the benefits of the Visa Infinite & Platinum credit card effective 1st August 2019. Read up about the revisions here! Alliance Bank Visa Infinite Credit Card Effective 1st August 2019, the Visa Infinite Credit Card will no longer have Priority Pass Membership to access airport lounges worldwide, and will lose complimentary access to […]

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GSC, TGV, and MBO Cinema Promotions [UPDATED JULY 2019]

Everyone likes to unwind a little by catching the latest action blockbuster, comedy, or romance film, be it a midnight movie or a lovely Sunday matinee. We’re compiling this list of the latest promotions at the local cinemas to help you save!

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Best Cinema Credit Cards in Malaysia

Updated on 4th July 2019 Calling all movie fanatics! You should already know by now that 2019 is going to be the glorious year for the ‘Supermovies’. We believe that everyone wants to be the first to watch the much-anticipated blockbuster films. However, purchasing a single premier ticket is already costly let alone tons of […]

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Confessions Of A Credit Card Junkie

We’re not talking about “Confessions of a Shopaholic” kind, where people are basically addicted to spending money they don’t have. We’re talking about people who repeatedly apply and cancel credit cards to earn rewards, bonus points, cashback and free gifts. This practice is also known as credit card churning. There are ways of maximizing credit […]

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How is Your Maximum Loan Amount Calculated?

Planning to apply for a personal loan at your local bank? A personal loan can help you raise money in a flash, whether it’s for buying a new home or funding a vacation in Europe. The catch is that while personal loans can be used for a wide range of general purposes, they’re trickier to […]

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[FLASH DEAL] Credit Card Promotion from CompareHero.my

Apply for a Citibank credit card through us, during the Flash Deal sign-up period, and make a minimum of 8x retail spend (any amount) after you activate your new card. The fastest 65 new cardholders to make 8x retail spend will receive a Nintendo Switch (worth RM1,248) for FREE!

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Advancing SEA’s Billion-Dollar Ideas – WILD DIGITAL Southeast Asia 2019

Wild Digital Southeast Asia Conference is making its fifth comeback on the 3rd & 4th July 2019, bigger and wilder with a new theme “Advancing SEA’s Billion-Dollar Ideas”! This year, we expect 1000+ CEOs, founders and investors of leading tech companies from around Southeast Asia to attend our 2-day conference. Not to mention an impressive […]

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CFM Ensures Better Complaints Management

The Communications and Multimedia Consumer Forum of Malaysia (CFM) as an industry body designated by the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) in developing and implementing the General Consumer Code of Practice for the Communications and Multimedia Industry Malaysia (GCC) believes that consumer complaints would be promptly and efficiently managed through the Consumer First Pledge […]

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HSBC Platinum Credit Card – Now Up To 8X Points for Contactless

You’ve seen the HSBC Platinum in its new look, but HSBC’s ‘relaunching’ the card again with more benefits. You can now get up to 8X points everywhere, not just in Mid Valley and The Gardens Mall! Currently, the HSBC Platinum offers an excellent 8X on Rewards Points when you spend in Mid Valley or The […]

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Maybank Cashback & Rewards No More For eWallet

Been taking advantage of Maybank’s generous cashback and rewards points when reloading your e-wallets? Time to say goodbye to that (unfortunately), as Maybank has announced all eWallet reloads will not be eligible for such benefits, effective 8th July. What does this mean? This means that Maybank cardholders who actively use eWallets will no longer be […]

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U Mobile Unveils A Comprehensive Fintech Ecosystem With Digital Financial Services Consisting Of Gopayz And Gobiz

U Mobile Sdn Bhd (“U Mobile”), the data-centric and multiple award-winning telco, today announced that it would be rolling out a fintech ecosystem this July. The comprehensive ecosystem will be the telco’s first foray into the fintech world and it consists of two distinct platforms, GoPayz and GoBiz. GoPayz is a universal e-wallet offering digital […]

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Malaysia Tech Week Brings the Best of Future Tech to Malaysia

Malaysia Tech Week brings the top businesses and tech minds together in Kuala Lumpur. Leaders from Maxis, IBM, Hong Leong Xchange, UOB Bank, U Mobile, Merchantrade, YES Communication and Facebook will be among the 40 industry influencers to share their knowledge with the startup ecosystem by leading over 30 side events by 200 over speakers […]

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6 Ways You Are Wasting Money

Cost of living in Malaysia is still high, despite a low inflation rate of 1% in 2018. In order to cope with soaring expenses, Malaysians have been searching for useful tips to save money to get them through tougher times. But instead of focusing on money-saving tips, how about placing emphasis on your spending habits […]

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Maybank Cardholders, No Cashback And Rewards Points For E-Wallet Reloads From 8 July 2019

Maybank has announced, starting 8 July 2019, that any reload to all Malaysian third-party e-Wallets using Maybank Cards will no longer earn any Maybank rewards (TreatsPoints / Membership Rewards™ Points / Treats AirMiles) and Cash Back. This move will affect all Maybank cardholders using e-wallet apps, especially GrabPay and Boost, both of which accept American […]

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