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You’ve seen the HSBC Platinum in its new look, but HSBC’s ‘relaunching’ the card again with more benefits. You can now get up to 8X points everywhere, not just in Mid Valley and The Gardens Mall! Currently, the HSBC Platinum offers an excellent 8X on Rewards Points when you spend in Mid Valley or The […]
Been taking advantage of Maybank’s generous cashback and rewards points when reloading your e-wallets? Time to say goodbye to that (unfortunately), as Maybank has announced all eWallet reloads will not be eligible for such benefits, effective 8th July. What does this mean? This means that Maybank cardholders who actively use eWallets will no longer be […]
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Isn’t this always a dilemma we deal with every time we experience a sudden windfall of cash? On one hand, our rational penny-wise side tells us to spend it wisely; on the other hand, the more indulgent side within each of us eggs us on to splurge and belanja je!
When the festivities come around in Malaysia, you’ll often find city centres like KL almost deserted – that’s because just about everyone has ‘balik kampung’. Some take flights home and some drive for hours to return to their hometown. Whichever the case, it’s very important that you stay safe on the road! Read on for […]
By this, we mean getting a luggage set worth RM1800 and a cashback of up to RM250 when you spend RM1,500, all the while earning 8X points for every Ringgit spend. Want to know more? Mid Valley, The Gardens Mall, Sunway Pyramid – some of the giants of the Malaysian retail scene. They give us […]
Responding to the move of Bank Negara’s reduction of the OPR to 3%, CIMB, OCBC, and RHB are reducing their own base rates and base lending rates (BLR) by as low as 0.25%. This move will see lower loan interest rates and, unfortunately, lower fixed deposit rates as well.
Ever wondered if you can get something extra out of the money you spend? Citibank’s Rewards Credit Cards can do that. Read on to find out how these credit cards can help, be it receiving 5X points or even enjoying 1-for-1 offers.
If you’re like most, then you would feel slightly intimidated by the number of credit cards that Citibank Malaysia offers. They have a total of 10 credit cards, of which 3 are cashback credit cards. Let’s break them down in this article to understand each one of them better – no intimidation necessary. The 3 […]
Need to pay off your credit card debt? Need emergency funds? These emergency scenarios are often unexpected and can really mess up your financial flow. If you don’t have a rainy-day fund set aside, then taking a loan would be a good bet. However, it is unlikely that you can wait for a long and […]
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 […]
Remember the Digital Tax mentioned in the tabling of the 2019 Budget? The bill has now passed in the Dewan Rakyat. The tax is set to be imposed on foreign digital service providers starting 1 January 2020. Deputy Finance Minister Datuk Amiruddin Hamzah explained that the upcoming digital tax has a lower rate than that […]
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 […]
Maybank has issued a notice stating that there will be service charges for credit card and loan or financing repayments that are done over-the-counter (OTC) starting 1st October 2019. There will be a fee of RM2 or RM0.50 for each transaction. For credit card and loan or financing repayments done over the counter at a […]
WeChat Malaysia has officially launched their WeChat Pay e-wallet. It is yet another mobile payment system that is intending to take the Malaysian market by storm, but with a strong focus on its user experience to stand out in a crowded playing field. Can it, though? Some of you may have seen the WeChat Pay […]
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!
Saving money is something we all aspire to do. However, the urge to spend is constant. Who, after all, could pass up the chance to dine at that Italian restaurant? How does one save money? Well, we’ve got an app for that.
Citibank’s Citi PremierMiles credit card is one you shouldn’t leave the country without. It offers a bevy of features that make it an obvious choice to travel with. Earn air miles faster, gain VIP access to lounges, get a ride home for free – all useful features for a frequent flyer. Read more to find […]
So many options in the world, so many different types of credit cards. How would you know which one to choose? How do we weigh the pros and cons of a rewards credit card over cashback? It’s quite simple; it boils down to where you spend your money on.