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Do you buy a House or Car first? [RESULTS]

That’s a question most Malaysians ask when they’re financially-able to consider these “big” items. We put out the survey a few weeks back asking our readers what they would buy first and thought we’d share the results. Before you click to read, which do you think it’ll be? House or car first?

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Do you buy a House or a Car first? [SURVEY]

Update: Read the results here: Do you buy a House or Car first? [RESULTS] Call it the “coming of age” or the “they’ve all grown up” phase from the parents, but at some point, in your working life, a mostly unavoidable question will appear: “To buy a house or buy a car first?” To buy a […]

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How Much Do You Need to Earn to Afford A House in KL?

Buying a property is almost every Malaysian’s ultimate financial goal. Despite reports saying that property price growth has been slowing down due to the bad economy and market glut, many millennials still have a gloomy outlook on their chances of owning a house today.

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Here’s How You Can Own A PR1MA House

By now, we should be familiar with government’s affordable housing project, PR1MA and if you are looking to buy your first house, this year is probably a good time to look at it.

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The Best High Tea Promotions in KL

Updated 21 April 2019  Dreaming about an afternoon’s indulgence of scrumptious desserts and perfectly brewed cups of tea (or coffee)? Dream no further. From the affordable high tea indulgence to the decadent and luxurious experiences, we’ve put together this list of the best high tea places in KL. Hold your saliva, and read on!

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5 Tips To Stop Living Pay Cheque To Pay Cheque

  Updated on 17 April 2019 Are you tired of living between pay cheques and want to head towards financial freedom? Follow these 5 tips on how to break away from that dreadful cycle!

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Money Lessons You Can Learn From Game Of Thrones

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 […]

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The Ultimate Guide To Credit Scores

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 […]

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CompareHero.my Launches New Vertical – Serving Malaysians the Hero They Need

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CompareHero.my Launches New Vertical – Serving Malaysians the Hero They Need “MamakHero” prototype homepage design KUALA LUMPUR, APRIL 1, 2019 – CompareHero.my, Malaysia’s go-to website for finding, comparing, and applying financial products, has been seeing tremendous growth in the last quarter. Driven by its strong front in the credit cards and personal […]

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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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Money Management: 3 Ways to Control Your Finances

Irrespective of the amount of money that you earn, it’s always wise to plan ahead for the future by making a realistic budget that will allow you to manage your money wisely.

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BelanjawanKu – A Guide For A Better Budget

Having troubles managing your budgets? Now we finally have a guide courtesy of the Ministry of Finance and Employee Provident Fund(EPF).  The finance ministry has launched the BelanjawanKu guide which is an initiative by EPF. BelanjawanKu is a reference budget for Malaysians that includes expenditure required by individuals and families to lead dignified lives with active […]

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Pembiayaan Islam Terbaik Di Malaysia

Adakah anda memerlukan bantuan kewangan tetapi mahu ianya menepati tuntutan shariah? Atau adakah anda mencari lebih banyak pilihan kewangan? Mengapa tidak anda mempertimbangkan pinjaman peribadi islamik? Mari lihat apakah sebenarnya pinjaman islamik? Pinjman peribadi islamik adalah satu-satunya pinjaman yang mengikut prinsip perbankan islamik. Pinjaman peribadi islamik juga dikenli sebagai pembiyaan peribadi islamik yang dikendalikan oleh […]

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The Best Islamic Personal Loans in Malaysia

Are you in need of financial assistance, but want it to be Shariah compliant? Or are you looking for more financing options? Why not consider Islamic personal loans? Lets see what exactly is an Islamic loan?

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How To Share Expenses Fairly As A Couple [INFOGRAPHIC]

  When we are in love we share almost everything right? Food, car and even clothes (Shirts and sweaters etc. Don’t get any ideas). But do we share expenses too? if you do, kudos! but if you don’t. then you might want to read on to see how it can ease your financial burdens. Here […]

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8 Money Tips For Chinese New Year

You can tell that Chinese New Year is just around the corner when the shopping malls have put up their decorations and your colleagues are eagerly talking about going back to their hometowns. Save money this CNY with our tips!

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We’re Hiring! Job Vacancies At CompareHero.my [Jan 2019]

Want to become part of something ambitious and cutting-edge? We offer unique career opportunities to build Malaysia’s leading financial comparison platform. Multiple full-time positions and internships available in a fast-paced, high-intensity, but friendly work environment.

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Free insurance coverage for B40 from Jan 1

Courtesy of The Malaysian Reserve Beginning  1st January 2019, the Government will offer a free insurance scheme worth RM2 billion to individuals between the ages of 18 to 55 within the 4.1 million B40 households. This scheme will provide medical coverage for 5 years to the targeted recipients. Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng said that the Government will be […]

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Malaysia’s Personal Finance Roundup 2018

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 […]

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Best Places for Christmas Buffet and Christmas Eve Dinner in 2018

Christmas is here and many of us are already prepping for the celebration including gifts and parties. Here’s a list of the top 10 places to celebrate Christmas with your loved ones this year.

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