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How Does Car Insurance Work in Malaysia?

Renewing car insurance is one of those routine things Malaysians do annually, but do you really know how it works or what it means to have car insurance?

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Is Car Insurance Compulsory in Malaysia?

Simple answer, yes. At the very least, you must buy and renew a third party car insurance on an annual basis in order to get and renew your road tax for your vehicle.  However, there is additional coverage available based on your preferences such as windshield and flood coverage.  

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Read This Before You Book Your Next Flight

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  • November 9, 2016

Do you know what are your rights if your flight is delayed, cancelled or you lose your baggage? Here is what you need to know about your rights as an airline passenger in Malaysia to make sure you don’t lose your money when the unexpected happens.   

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12 Cara untuk Jimatkan Kos Perubatan di Malaysia

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  • November 4, 2016

Kos sara hidup semakin tinggi di Malaysia, dan ini termasuklah kos perubatan (harga ubat, caj pemeriksaan di hospital dan klinik swasta, premium insurans dan juga makanan tambahan). Kesihatan merupakan satu faktor yang tidak boleh dikompromi, namun masih ada cara untuk anda kurangkan kos berkaitan dengan perubatan dan kesihatan anda.

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What Do You Know About Medical Cards?

If you take a closer look at the risk of health issues and the rising costs of hospitalisation and medical care, ensuring that you and your loved ones are covered by a comprehensive medical insurance plan is as important as ever.

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Malaysia Customer Satisfaction Index: Which Companies Are Keeping Customers Happy?

Is The Digital Transformation In The Insurance, Telco And Banking Industry Enough For Customers? While it seems that achieving a positive score on the customer satisfaction index is not a difficult task for Malaysia’s corporate players, to consistently perform at outstanding levels of customer service is a stumbling block for many. These days, maintaining customer […]

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Do Malaysians Need a Financial Planner In This Day And Age?

In Partnership with:  We live in a world that’s filled with processors and evidence of massive planning. After all, we are creatures designed to plan ahead.Think about how our digestive system works for example, even before we start eating, our nose will first pick up the scents and send a signal to our brains to […]

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Takaful Insurance: Everything You Need To Know

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  • April 29, 2016

Want the best deal for insurance coverage? We compare Takaful and conventional insurance to help you decide which is best for your needs. Here is a complete guide on Takaful insurance so you can broaden your insurance options.

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Is Travel Insurance Worth Investing In?

In Partnership with:  Based on the way this question is phrased, the quick answer is NO. Why? Because if you invest in travel insurance, you are likely to get a zero return after at the expiry of it, therefore, it is not an instrument for us to invest our money in.Travel insurance, like any other […]

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12 Ways You Can Save On Medical Costs In Malaysia

The cost of living in Malaysia continues to rise, along with all medical-related expenditures. That of course include the price of medication, private clinic and hospital consultation fees, insurance premiums and even health supplements.

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Smartphone Insurance 101

Buying a smartphone? With tech giants like Apple and Samsung releasing the latest “must­-have” devices every year, the question on everyone’s mind is: What’s the best way to protect your brand new smartphone?

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5 Times Being Too Thrifty Backfires (and 5 Smarter Solutions)

It’s necessary to make sacrifices to save money. But when you overdo thriftiness, you set yourself up for more expenses down the road. And if you go too far, you can face financial consequences in the future that leave you worse off. Here are some instances when being too thrifty can backfire, plus smarter alternatives […]

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Financial Traps to Avoid in 2015

Ever get that feeling that you’re working every day just to take care of those bills that come through the mail every month? It can be a dreadful feeling knowing that a good chunk of your take-home pay doesn’t seem to go beyond paying for the basic necessities. Now that we’re at the start of 2015, […]

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2014 in Review [INFOGRAPHIC]

What happened in 2014? CompareHero takes a quick look at some of the most notable events that happened in the last year. Check out the 2014 in Review infographic we prepared just for you: Use our free comparison tool on our site to find the best personal loan that suits your needs, the best credit […]

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Medical Insurance: An Introduction for Malaysians

We all watch medical dramas on TV. The lives of patients with a severe disease or life threatening injury are held in the hands of the best doctors in the world. We watch them be cured and walk away healthy. However, we have to keep in mind that there is a huge difference between television […]

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Travel Insurance: 5 Policy Benefits Explained

Deciding whether or not to take out travel insurance may seem to be a pointless argument. You don’t want to waste the money on something you may never claim. Most people aren’t thinking clearly when booking a holiday, let alone worried about the mishaps that can spoil that perfect get-away from reality.  Most people trust […]

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Part 2: I-N-S-U-R-E Yourself: 6-Step Process to Life Insurance

Understand the consequences of missing a payment period Simply speaking, for most insurance companies, missing one single payment can result in losing your whole life insurance. Make sure to check with your provider about the “small print” of your plan. Whether it’s for payment problems, voidable circumstance or general circumstances to could make your policy […]

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Part 1: I-N-S-U-R-E Yourself: 6-Step Process to Life Insurance

Life insurance is something that most people don’t really want to talk about – I mean, no one wants to discuss a topic that considers the compensation received if a tragic accident were to happen, right? What if I told you, then, that you can understand life insurance without even thinking of the actual meaning? […]

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5 Steps Before Picking Your Travel Insurance

If you’ve finally decided to buy your travel insurance, you’d then be wondering on what package to buy- considering you’re spoilt for choice when you look up ‘Travel Insurance on the internet. Here are a few tips from us at CompareHero for a basic guide on how to select the perfect travel insurance for you. […]

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