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Save Money By Making Your Own RM5 Meals

Need to tighten up your budget to save money?  Many people start by cutting down on food allowance, by eating cheap and unhealthy food such as instant noodles, fast food, or frozen meals. This is not worth it at all, as long-term health issues caused by skipping out on nutritious meals will outweigh any money […]

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Latest Petrol Price for RON95, RON97 & Diesel in Malaysia

Get the latest Malaysia petrol price. Fuel prices are announced every Friday evening for the following week. The rate for RON95, RON97, and Diesel will be updated here weekly. Bookmark our article and stay informed!

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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 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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How You Duit? – Christmas Edition

How You Duit? is a recurring feature on CompareHero.my’s blog, where we ask 10 questions on personal finance habits of our fellow Malaysians. This round, we dive into the wallets of our very own Marketing & Content Team.

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12 Creative Tips To Plan Your Christmas Shopping

Two of the things that everyone looks forward to during the festive period are — Christmas songs and Christmas shopping! In this time of the year, gift shopping can be a pretty stressful ordeal due to the amount of time and money involved.

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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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Financial Advice for Fresh Graduates in Malaysia

If you’re about to graduate or have recently graduated, first of all – congratulations! Before you begin living payslip to payslip, here is some financial advice for all fresh graduates and entry-level executives at their first job.

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How To Take Advantage Of Instalment Payment Plans

You may have heard of this credit cards feature before, but do you know how instalment payment plans work? Learn more about it here!

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Should Couples Share or Pay For Their Own Bills? [INFOGRAPHIC]

In this day and age, are men still expected to pay for women, in their relationships? We take a look at that sentiment and break it down in our discussion on how finances could be handled between couples.  

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Petrol Prices In Malaysia 2017

  How Petrol Prices are Determined in Malaysia Historically, the price of petrol in Malaysia was subsided by the government to keep the price artificially low. However, this changed in recent years when the government adopted a managed float system where the price of fuel would be announced monthly. Price adjustments are made based on the average […]

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Berapa Wang Boleh Anda Perolehi dari Menjual Burger Ramly?

Burger merupakan antara makanan popular di Malaysia. Dari kafe hipster hingga ke gerai jalanan, pilihan menu yang ditawarkan hampir tidak ada hadnya. Namun, salah satu jenama yang paling dekat dengan rakyat Malaysia merupakan Burger Ramly.

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14 Lazy Habits That Are Costing Malaysians Money

Did you know that being lazy could be costing you money and the potential to earn more money?

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15 Weird Things You Can Actually Be Fined for in Malaysia

Be careful if you sing Despacito in public since it’s now considered an obscene song, you could be fined! Don’t believe us? Read on. We found some offences that most Malaysians (ourselves included) may not know are illegal. Some are quite funny, while some are disturbing.

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How to Pay for Tolls at Cashless Toll Plazas Across Malaysia

Beginning Monday, 14 August 2017, all 177 toll plazas in Malaysia will no longer accept cash as payment. Also known as Electronic Toll Collection (ETC), this is an effort to reduce congestion on highways and toll plazas nationwide.

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Love To Shop? Make A Career Out Of It Then.

Many of you may not yet fully understand the term ‘personal shopper’ since it’s relatively new in the market, but it basically is a paid service whereby the ‘personal shopper’ receives a fee to help their customers or clients shop and includes personalized consultation and delivery.

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IKEA vs. Smaller Furniture Stores: Which Gives Better Value?

Find out when you should purchase from IKEA, and when purchasing from the local furniture shop is better for your wallet.

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You Can Save Money by Not Wasting Food, Here’s How

Did you know that Malaysians waste 15,000 tonnes of food daily? Out of that amount, 3,000 tonnes is said to be food that is still fit for consumption. To put it into perspective, 15,000 tonnes of food can feed 11 million people with three meals a day.

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