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2018 is coming to an end, paving the way for 2019. It will be the start of a new year under a new ruling government, and a 2019 Budget that is quite different from before. What has happened this year for Malaysia, and what is to come? In last year’s Malaysia personal finance roundup, we […]
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 […]
Ever felt like the holiday season is still weeks away, but then reality suddenly comes crashing down and Christmas is actually in just a few days? What if you don’t have enough savings to get expensive and nice gifts for everyone?
As we all know, the Belanjawan 2019 website allows citizens of Malaysia to share their suggestions on what the government should consider for specific categories. There have been many different suggestions for the different categories. We put together some of these suggestions to bring up notable suggestions for the budget.
Almost exactly a year ago, the #Bajet2018 was tabled by the government. In light of the upcoming National 2019 Budget, we’re revisiting last year’s budget to understand what were the major announcements in the past. One big thing that will be missing is of course the GST, which has since been replaced with SST.
Updated 4th September 2018 We’re about to enjoy TWO long weekends this month folks, which makes it the perfect time to plan a quick getaway for a change of scenery. Whether you are a thrill seeker, a foodie, or looking for a nature escape, here is a list of getaways that won’t break you budget!
We Malaysians love cars. There is no doubt on that. It often feels like it’s part of our culture to buy a car. Perhaps it’s because of our public transportation system that is lacking slightly in coverage-area (although slowly improving), or that we’ve got really awesome driving roads. Whatever the reason may be, however, […]
Updated 11 July 2018. The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM), at a meeting today, decided to maintain the Overnight Policy Rate (OPR) at 3.25 percent.
Updated 12 April 2018. We often stumble across the terms Flat Rate Interest and Reducing Balance Rate when applying for loans, but do you really understand the difference between the two types of interest? Do you know how to calculate them, or do you rely on your banker to do all the calculations for you?
Updated March 11, 2018 The Standard Chartered JustOne Platinum Mastercard offers a tiered cashback rate from 5% up to a max of 15% on autobill, online shopping and petrol spend. The Hong Leong WISE Gold Card come with a fixed cashback rate of 10% on a total of 10 retail categories but you can only […]
Updated on 9th March 2018. When it comes to selecting a gym, key factors that pop out usually include pricing packages, facility offerings, maintenance consistency and even the number of outlets for your convenience.
Jika digunakan dengan betul kad kredit akan memudahkan hidup anda. Kami senaraikan 9 caj kad kredit yang perlu anda ketahui untuk mengelakkan caj berlebihan sewaktu menggunakan kad kredit supaya anda tidak rugi. 9 Jenis Caj Kad Kredit: 1. Caj pendahuluan tunai Terdapat beberapa bank di Malaysia yang menawarkan pendahuluan tunai untuk pemegang kad kredit. Fungsi […]
After the Budget 2018 announcement, we spoke to several experts in the personal finance industry for their opinions. Throughout the article, we will highlight some of the policies and arguments made by the experts towards the effectiveness and efficiency of the policies.
Credit cards provide convenience, but if you don’t use it the right way, you may be losing out without realising it. Here are 9 fees and charges that you must know to avoid being charged unnecessarily when using a credit card.
Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak will be tabling the 2018 Budget later this month on Friday, 27 October 2017. There has been much speculation about what will be put forward but let’s take a look at some of the more common requests from the rakyat. How do we keep up with the rising […]