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What Is The Difference Between Life Insurance and Medical 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 […]

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What Do You Know About Medical Cards?

If you take a closer look at the risk of health issues and the rising costs of hospitalisation and medical care, ensuring that you and your loved ones are covered by a comprehensive medical insurance plan is as important as ever.

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12 Ways You Can Save On Medical Costs In Malaysia

The cost of living in Malaysia continues to rise, along with all medical-related expenditures. That of course include the price of medication, private clinic and hospital consultation fees, insurance premiums and even health supplements.

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5 Best Travel Insurance Policies For Malaysians

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 […]

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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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5 Moments to Take Advantage of your Travel Insurance

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 […]

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5 Steps for Picking Your Travel Insurance

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 […]

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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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2019 Malaysia Income Tax e-Filing Guide for Newbies

Filling income taxes in 2019 don’t have to be complicated for Malaysians – especially new tax-payers! If you want to know how to get started and know the tax reliefs & benefits for you, read on!

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8 Ways To Make Your Angpow Money Work For You

Angpow money, one of the Chinese New Year “benefits”. Unfortunately, our angpow hauls shrink the older we become. RM100 just seems a lot less these days. But it doesn’t matter how much you get, why not spend it in a way that helps you save more money in the long run? Now that sounds like a good deal to […]

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The Difference Between Takaful and Life Insurance

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. […]

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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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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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The Cost of Raising A Child In Malaysia

Lets be realistic about how times have changed. In the olden days, it was a must to have kids as soon as you tie the knot. I believe this concept is evident across all racial or ethnic backgrounds in Malaysia. More often than not, we constantly hear stories from our parents about how a plate […]

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100 Ideas for Personal Finance

 What is Min-Maxing My Personal Finances? Min-Maxing (which has its roots in role-playing games) is the process of minimizing weaknesses and maximizing your strengths. The end result desired is for optimization and better results. Min-Maxing my personal finances is all about taking many small steps to ruthlessly cut your weaknesses and gain many small incremental […]

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It’s Good To Be A Selangorian!

Cozy neighborhood, amenities within a stone’s throw are just two things to describe Selangor. What if I told your there’s 13 more! Lets dive straight into some of the perks being a Selangorian.

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Income Tax: Foreigners Working in Malaysia 2018

The first thing that should be noted is that in Malaysia and most other countries there are different ways that expats are classified based on the time they worked in the country.

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Easy Tips To Boost Your AirAsia BIG Points Fast

AirAsia BIG Points can be your golden ticket to even affordable flights, because they’re as good as cash! And if you get really creative, there are a host of ways to increase your points balance so you can take off to that dream destination in no time. Everybody knows you can earn AirAsia BIG Points […]

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7 Sebab Tuntutan Takaful Anda Ditolak

Antara sebab rakyat Malaysia dapatkan perlindungan Takaful ialah supaya anda dan keluarga  dari dilindungi dari beban kos perubatan tinggi jika musibah melanda. Tetapi untuk dapatkan manfaat sepenuhnya dari pelan Takaful, anda harus memahami sebab utama tuntutan Takaful boleh ditolak.

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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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