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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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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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How You Duit – Blogger Edition 2

This time we’re going to be featuring another group of authors from famous financial blogs in Malaysia!

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How You Duit? (Blogger Edition!)

This time we’re going to be featuring FIVE authors from popular financial blogs in Malaysia! Curious about their financial habits, want to peek in their wallets, want to know if they are spenders or savers? Read on!

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How do I calculate my Debt Service Ratio?

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.

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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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A Checklist To Maximise Your Income Tax Relief

2017 is winding down and before we enter 2018, here is what you can do to save money  through income tax relief.

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Berapakah Jumlah Simpanan Anda Perlu Menjelang Usia 30 Tahun?

Memiliki simpanan sebagai merupakan aspek penting dalam pengurusan kewangan peribadi. Tindakan ini ialah langkah pertama dan termudah untuk membina portfolio kewangan sebelum beralih ke komponen yang lebih kompleks, seperti pelaburan, pengurusan hartanah, dan memulakan perniagaan sendiri. Bagi generasi millennial yang bakal memasuki usia 30an,  dan masih tidak tahu bagaimana untuk mula menyimpan wang, panduan dibawah […]

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How Much Should You Have In Savings by The Age of 30?

Having savings as a financial buffer for yourself is a crucial part of personal finance. It is the first and easiest step towards building your wealth before going into other personal finance components that are more complex such as investing, property (asset) management and building your own business (income).

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Bagaimana Untuk Mengira Nisbah Khidmat Hutang Anda?

Apa Itu Nisbah Khidmat Hutang (debt service ratio)? Jika anda penah memohon pinjaman untuk membeli kereta, rumah, ataupun pinjaman peribadi, anda mungkin pernah dengar istilah DSR yang digunakan oleh pegawai bank sewaktu menerangkan ciri pinjaman yang anda mohon. DSR (debt service ratio) atau nisbah khidmat hutang ialah  antara kriteria penting yang digunakan oleh bank sewaktu […]

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Malaysians Share Their True Feelings about Budget 2017

It has been two weeks since the announcement of Budget 2017, and there have been both cheers and disapproval expressed by the public. After the dust has settled, CompareHero.my interviewed Malaysians to find out what they truly feel about Budget 2017, along with their suggestions on what can be done better.

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5 Ways to Cope with Inflation

It’s the bane of every businessman and salary earner worldwide, the root cause of rising costs and other financial woes. While inflation is a subject that remains highly misunderstood among lay people, it can have a very real effect on how you cope with your day-to-day expenses. You may be unable to stop inflation, but […]

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