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5 Lowest Interest Personal Loans in Malaysia

During times when you need some extra cash you would want to get it at the best possible rate. Look no further, because we’ve done the work for you. Here is a list of personal loans with the lowest interest rates for you to consider. MBSB Personal Financing-i Those looking for Shariah compliant financing are […]

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7 Common Things Malaysians Don’t Realise Are a Waste of Money

We have all made impulse purchases at some point. If we learn to control impulse spending, we would have much more cash to spend on the things that we actually need. Below are habitual, money-wasting purchases that Malaysians should stop making.

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Difference Between Profit Rate and Interest Rate

Do you know the differences between Islamic Finance and Conventional Finance? Some would probably simply say that Islamic Financing disallows interest-based transactions. Sounds easy to understand, right? But if interest rates are prohibited, then how does anyone gain from the initial investment. We’ll cover the main differentiating factors between these two types of financing right […]

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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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Derivatives 101 in Malaysia

Savvy investors can multiply potential gains by capitalising on the leverage effect offered by derivatives, regardless of market movement.

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How You Duit? (Blogger Edition!)

This time we’re going to be featuring FIVE authors from popular financial blogs in Malaysia! Curious about their financial habits, want to peek in their wallets, want to know if they are spenders or savers? Read on!

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How to have Early Settlement on your Personal Loans

We all have different financing needs at different times of our life. There are times when we need cash for urgent needs, whereas at other times we may wish to clear our existing debts or to fund other financing needs.

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Using Social Media To Drive Up Your Property’s Rental

The process of renting out your property can sometimes be an emotional and strenuous process. How can you make use of social media platforms to increase your property’s visibility, engage and attract your ideal tenant?

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How Much Do You Know About Islamic Finance?

Islamic financing is on the rise, however what are the differences between Islamic financing models and conventional financing in Malaysia? Find out here!

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How to Apply for a Credit Card for Foreigners in Malaysia

As an expat or foreigner living in Malaysia, getting a credit card can be a very difficult task. As many banks do not have specific nor uniformed requirements for expats to be eligible for a credit card, it can be a lengthy and difficult process.

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Best Mobile Postpaid Plans In Malaysia 2018

If you’re looking for the best mobile post-paid plans in Malaysia but not sure which is the best. Look no further. We have complied some of the plans from our beloved Telco’s for you to consider.

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Best Mobile Prepaid Plans In Malaysia 2018

The argument as old as time, well, at least since mobile phones came into existence. Which is better: using a prepaid plan or a postpaid plan?

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How Serious Is Malaysia’s RM1 Trillion Debt?

Let’s get the facts straight; Malaysia has financial obligations amounting to RM1.087 trillion ringgit, as at December 31, 2017. This includes Federal Government Debt, Government Guarantees, and lease payments for Public Private Partnership (PPP) projects such as construction of schools, hostels, rental, maintenance of roads, police stations, hospitals, etc. The official Federal Government Debt of RM686.8 billion equates […]

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Top Five Banks in Malaysia You Can Invest In

We all have at least a bank account for basic savings, loans and credit cards. But do you know that you can be a shareholder in these banks? If you are interested in investing in local banks, we have screened the top five banks in Malaysia with the help of Bursa Market Place for you.

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10 Tips to Save RM800 a Month

Updated on March 13 2018 Is it possible to even save RM10 these days, let alone RM800 in 30 days? Well, with the rising cost of living in Malaysia – especially in cities like Kuala Lumpur, Petaling Jaya, Penang and Johor Bahru – life can get pretty pricey. That’s why we’ve discovered 10 different ways […]

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5 Things You Must Know About SOCSO

*Updated on 20 Dec 2017 You may be aware of SOCSO, however do you know what it covers? We’ve simplified it for you, read on to understand the basics of SOCSO and why it is important for you!

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7 Reasons Your Takaful Claim Was Declined

Among the many reasons of having a Takaful coverage is to ensure you and your family will not be financially burdened with medical bills should anything happen.

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Things You Need To Know About Under Construction Property in Malaysia

Under construction property is ready for sale even though it has not been built yet. This is one of the most sought-after property types that Malaysians go for, especially millennials and young working couples.

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Simple Guide To Buying A Lelong / Auction Property

A few days ago, I saw a friend’s post on social media about successfully bidding for an auction property.

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Personal Loan Application Guide

Personal loans in Malaysia have a wide range of uses. Whether you are starting a business, buying a car, or looking to consolidate your credit card debt, a personal loan could be just the financial product that suits your needs.

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