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Traveling is one of life’s events that bring joyful memories and unique experiences to all of us. But that does not mean it is a risk-free activity. Today, with the recent unfortunate events around the globe, Malaysians are more aware of the importance of travel insurance whenever they travel. What if you could get travel […]
Now that everyone can easily fly, traveling the world becomes immensely popular. Frequent traveling means the chances of accidents and illness happening when we are overseas is higher too. Thankfully, we have an array of travel insurance options with comprehensive benefits at the lowest costs available today. But where do we start? What does a […]
So, you’re booking your flights online for your travel overseas and the Travel Insurance option box pops up. Your first impulse is to decline it. But slowly your mind starts to mull over possible scenarios of what could happen during your travel. Flashes of the worst instances that happened to unfortunate travellers start to worry […]
Another year for taking a vacation this summer to experience a refreshing change of your mind and heart. Think you are ready to get away? Not so fast! There is something you cannot miss and need to plan before you go to travel: It’s travel insurance. Selecting a travel insurance sounds difficult, doesn’t it? However, it […]
Always wondered what is the difference between Takaful and Life Insurance? Although both offers the same purpose which is to protect the insurer, there are some major differences between both. Takaful is a relatively new insurance product that is marketed as an Islamic alternative to conventional insurance and is often referred to as “Islamic” Insurance. […]
With the uncertain economic situation, ensuring that you and your loved ones will be financially covered should any unwanted circumstances happen is crucial. Well, in a nutshell, Life insurance is an insurance that covers the risk of life and pays out an assured sum on the happening of the specified event. Health insurance refers to a […]
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 […]
Updated 31 October 2017 According to TradingEconomics.com, Malaysia’s labor force participation rate is about 67% as of April 2016 where 14.2 million people are employed out of the total of 14.71 million. With the gloomy economy dragged by the oil price crash and a series of multinational corporation budget cuts which led to high number […]
We have looked at a few life insurance articles now, namely: The difference between Takaful and life insurance What does life insurance really cover? Why you should get life insurance The difference between medical and life insurance and medical insurance Life insurance companies in Malaysia Adding to our life insurance series, we will now take […]
Life insurance is a form of risk management for all individuals. It protects you and your family against unforeseen circumstances that may put your health and your life in jeopardy. With life insurance, you are covered financially and can feel comforted knowing that your family will be taken care of as well, based on the […]
Through the forest of insurance agents, brokers and invasive advertisements, it can be a struggle to find an insurance provider that lives up to your standards. Although the insurance premium that you are paying is largely the same for every car insurance company, that will likely change in the future.
Don’t take your car insurance lightly, here’s a list of problems that come by doing so, including being hauled to court!
If you are looking to increase your car insurance cover, you can choose to get a car insurance add-on. Car insurance add-ons in Malaysia extend your basic car insurance to provide cover against additional risks, such as windshield damage or theft of accessories. In Malaysia, there are a few different car insurance add-ons that you […]
While there are a number of car insurance premium calculators available online, many Malaysians are still wondering what is the exact formula used to calculate their own car insurance premium and also, what are the factors involved?
Simple answer, yes. At the very least, you must buy and renew a third party car insurance on an annual basis in order to get and renew your road tax for your vehicle. However, there is additional coverage available based on your preferences such as windshield and flood coverage.
Want the best deal for insurance coverage? We compare Takaful and conventional insurance to help you decide which is best for your needs. Here is a complete guide on Takaful insurance so you can broaden your insurance options.