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On the surface, Game of Thrones appears to be nothing more than a violence-packed medieval fantasy. But one slash from a Valyrian steel sword soon reveals that the series carries some heavy financial lessons. Yes, between all the scheming and slaughter, financial planning and money management lessons from the houses and characters is something that […]
If you have ever applied for loans, you might have heard about this term that gives quite a headache to some people – “credit history”. The bigger the loan that you’re applying for, the stricter banks are going to be when they analyze your credit history. But what exactly is “credit history”?
Updated 31 March 2019 Credit History? Credit Report? Credit Score? What does it all mean? A credit history is a record of the credit accounts you hold along with details about those accounts including: the type of account, your responsibility on the account (e.g. whether you were a joint borrower), the credit limit or amount […]
‘Updated 15 January 2019. You have your plans set, your goal seems within an arms reach and all you need now is that RM50,000.00 to make your dreams a reality. So what do you do? simple. Apply for a personal loan and that’s exactly what you did. few weeks down the road this is what […]
What is a ‘debt service ratio’? If you have ever applied for a car, home or personal loan, you will probably have heard the phrase ‘debt service ratio’ from the bank’s loan officers whilst they explain to you how the loan works.
Updated 6th March, 2018 Whether you are a freelancer, running your own business or a work-at-home housewife, you are considered as self-employed. In Malaysia, it may not be easy for you to apply for a loan or a credit card. However, it does not mean that it is impossible. You just need to know where […]
Updated on Nov 13 2017 Applying for a personal loan does not have to be a nightmare. Most people apply for a personal loan when they are in an urgent need of cash – this can result in major problems. When you are in a rush, you are more prone to making mistakes, which makes […]
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.
A car is one of the biggest long-term investments you can make, going a long way into making your daily commute and leisure trips more convenient. However, not everybody can afford to just drop cash on a car like they would for a Starbucks frappuccino. When the money in your bank account is not enough […]
You have probably received advice on choosing debit cards over credit cards when making payment. It is undeniable that debit cards allow you to plan your finances better as you are making payment out of existing balance in your account instead of buying on credit. What many people fail to understand is that, choosing between […]