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15 Financial Mistakes to Avoid in 2019

A new year is upon us, along with opportunities and new beginnings! It is the perfect time to make big changes in your financial habits too. Because no matter how much you make from your job, some tweaks in how you handle your money can go a long way to improving your finances.

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Top Credit Cards in Malaysia on CompareHero.my

Looking for a credit card that best suits your spending style? You’re in luck! We’ve compiled the best credit cards in Malaysia for 2018. So whether you’re looking for a rewards credit card, petrol, cashback, Islamic or even a basic credit card – we’ve sorted it all out for you. Read on to find the […]

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The Cost of Raising A Child In Malaysia

Lets be realistic about how times have changed. In the olden days, it was a must to have kids as soon as you tie the knot. I believe this concept is evident across all racial or ethnic backgrounds in Malaysia. More often than not, we constantly hear stories from our parents about how a plate […]

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Budget 2019: New Taxes for Malaysia

Budget 2019 was expected to be a burden with the introduction of the new taxes, plus the pre-budget warnings that it will be the most difficult budget ever. The new taxes include a soda tax, digital tax, as well as a departure levy – to name a few. Click to read about all the taxes […]

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The B40 Budget – Fair and Just?

So the most anticipated Malaysia Budget 2019 has just been tabled. There have been many reactions to this somewhat interesting budget presentation by our Finance Minister, YB Lim Guan Eng on November 2nd 2018. There are many ways to analyse this budget but i guess the most glaring aspect of this budget is that it’s […]

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7 Ways Your Credit Cards Can Help You Save While Planning Your Vacation

Everyone needs a break once in a while. That’s why vacations are such a big thing and that’s why we’re always looking forward to them. Sometimes, vacations are what keep us going, especially if we’re stuck in a job that’s boring or repetitive.

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5 Reasons Your Credit Card is Better than Cash when You are Travelling

Travelling overseas for a holiday is nothing short of exciting! The preparation, the anticipation, and the joy of finally being somewhere else. However, Malaysians are often worried about carrying enough local cash, and then splitting them up into separate wallets for safety – what if I told you a credit card would solve most of […]

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100 Ideas for Personal Finance

 What is Min-Maxing My Personal Finances? Min-Maxing (which has its roots in role-playing games) is the process of minimizing weaknesses and maximizing your strengths. The end result desired is for optimization and better results. Min-Maxing my personal finances is all about taking many small steps to ruthlessly cut your weaknesses and gain many small incremental […]

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What Is Your Net Worth?

We are sure you have heard of the term ‘net worth’ at least once, especially when Forbes magazine announces their Richest List disclosing net worth of the world’s billionaires. The interesting thing is, regular people like you and I have net worth too! And you should know your net worth as it’s a snapshot of your financial […]

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Are You Better Or Worse Off Than Average Malaysian? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Updated 15 May 2018. We are concerned about Malaysians’ financial condition. Many including millennials are finding it hard to keep up given the rising costs of living. Whether it is saving, investing, insurance, or managing money, the financial health status of an average Malaysian highly depends on these fundamentals. Let’s see if you are doing […]

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Easy Tips To Boost Your AirAsia BIG Points Fast

AirAsia BIG Points can be your golden ticket to even affordable flights, because they’re as good as cash! And if you get really creative, there are a host of ways to increase your points balance so you can take off to that dream destination in no time. Everybody knows you can earn AirAsia BIG Points […]

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The Best AEON Credit Cards

Updated March 15 2018 If you’re absolutely sure about getting a credit card from AEON Credit Service, check out 3 of the best AEON credit cards that we’ve shortlisted. Find out what are the reasons for you to choose an AEON credit card.

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Best Credit Cards For Online Shopping In Malaysia

Updated March 14 2018 Want to know how you can save money when you go online shopping? We’ve gathered the best credit cards for online shoppers in Malaysia. Read on to find a credit card that would suit you best if you are one!

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The Best Petrol Credit Cards For Malaysians

*Updated on 12th March 2018 Want to save more money on your monthly petrol bill? We’ve listed down the best credit cards for petrol cashback in Malaysia, find out more below!

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Top Cinema Credit Cards Offers in Malaysia

Updated on 12th March 2018 Calling all movie fanatics! You should already know by now that 2017 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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Top 5 Rewards Credit Cards In Malaysia 2018 (Extra Bonus Points)

Updated on March 9, 2018. Having the best rewards credit card is essential to make sure your spending is worth the value. Why waste the chance to redeem a free flight or the latest IT gadget today when you can easily treat yourself to goodies of your choice? All you need is the right credit […]

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Convert Your Rewards Points To AirAsia BIG Points, Here’s How

From credit cards to petrol loyalty cards, you can actually accumulate the rewards points from your daily expenses and redeem free flights by converting them into AirAsia BIG Points! If you are a loyal member of AirAsia BIG and intend to redeem more AirAsia flights, you need to take a good look at this article […]

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Amanah Saham Bumiputera 2: Investment For Gen-Y In Malaysia?

The Amanah Saham Bumiputera 2 (ASB 2) was officially launched on 2nd April 2014. Also known as ASB2, the unit trust fund is an extension of a program of the same name originally launched by Permodalan Nasional Berhad (PNB) on 2nd January 1990. PNB manages the fund which stands at a total of 10 billion […]

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Kad Kesetiaan Petrol Terbaik di Malaysia

Selain daripada menggunakan kad kredit untuk menjimatkan wang untuk perbelanjaan petrol, anda juga boleh menggunakan kad kesetiaan petrol. Tetapi, bagaimana untuk anda memilih kad kesetiaan yang terbaik?

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How Millennials Can Start Investing From As Low As RM100

Updated on Jan 27 2018 With the average starting salary for fresh graduates in Malaysia ranging between RM2,300 to RM2,500 combined with the rising cost of living, it comes as no surprise that there is a huge percentage of Gen Y who are now stuck in a rat race. Research studies by Malaysian Digest have […]

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