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It does seem that Malaysia is moving towards becoming a cashless society by 2050. Despite being 32 years away from that year, we are already witnessing the mushrooming of digital payment platforms in Malaysia.
*Updated on 5th September 2017 Another cashless online payment solution in the form of Alipay has landed in our country. Find out how it works and what it can offer Malaysians in this article.
We’ve all seen it. The exclusive Premier or Priority Banking lounge for the elite banking customers, credit cards that come in a sleek black colour or that are made of metal (check out OCBC’s Premier Voyage card), and the personalised service from banking staff and Relationship Managers (RM). Of course, we all want what we […]
As you might have heard, RHB Group and AmBank Banking Group are currently discussing a possible merger between the two banking groups. If successful, the new bank could become the fourth largest lender in Malaysia in terms of capital and the second largest in terms of branches. Although this is not unheard of, it might […]
Hari Raya bakal menjelang dan sudah semestinya golongan kanak-kanak seronok menanti untuk menerima duit raya. Ini merupakan masa tepat untuk mengajar mereka untuk meyimpan duit raya yang bakal mereka kumpul tersebut. Teruskan membaca untuk ketahui akaun simpanan junior terbaik.
Anda mungkin sering berhadapan dengan terma kadar faedah rata (flat interest rate) dan juga kadar faedah baki berkurangan (reducing balance rate) sewaktu ingin memohon pinjaman. Namun, adakah anda faham perbezaan antara kedua-dua kadar tersebut?
By the end of February, Samsung Pay was launched in Malaysia, helping the nation take another step towards a cashless society and furthering mobile payment adoption. The smartphone’s digital wallet is a mobile payment system that is integrated into selected Samsung Galaxy models.
Updated: 22 February 2017 With Chinese New Year ahead of us and New Year’s Eve already behind us, it is urgent time to have a closer look at what the upcoming year will offer us. What are the drivers of growth? What will happen to the Ringgit? How will oil prices develop? And most importantly: […]
The slow recovery of global oil prices, uncertain political stances and a gloomy economic outlook are some of the major reasons causing the Ringgit to continue to weaken against the major currencies. It has many parents concerned over the amount of money needed to support their children’s education overseas, including the U.K.
Want an easier and faster way to make payments when you shop online? A digital wallet is the way to go. We’ve rounded up 3 of the most trusted platforms – Visa Checkout, PayPal and MasterPass – to help you decide the best one for you.
You have heard about bitcoin, but have you heard about bitcoin debit cards? Chances are, you have not. Bitcoin debit cards are a relatively new financial tool, designed as a solution primarily for the Bitcoin community as a way to easily spend bitcoin. The bitcoin community is limited to only thousands of shops around the world […]
Chinese New Year is just around the corner which means your child is bound to receive cash in the form of ang-pows! Plan ahead so you can stash that money in a junior savings account and pave the way towards growing your children’s savings. Check out some of the best junior savings accounts in Malaysia!
Have you ever wondered what an overdraft facility is or how to apply for one? Learn more about it below and find out whether an overdraft facility is suitable for your needs.
Consumers of financial products in Malaysia now have more loan options, thanks to syariah financing. Syariah financing, like conventional financing, is available for anyone in need of additional funds for consumption goods or capital. And almost all large banks now offer syariah financing, so consumers don’t have to worry about the level of professionalism in […]