All Articles With Author : Lord Tan

The latest and the best financial news, tips and tricks.

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!

Read More

The Biggest Money Saving App in Malaysia

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.

Read More

The Ultimate Citibank Cashback Credit Cards Guide – Which do you apply?

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 […]

Read More

Citibank Credit Cards Reward You – Find out how!

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.

Read More

Don’t travel without the Citibank PremierMiles Credit Card

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 […]

Read More

Do you choose a Standard Chartered Visa Platinum Credit Card?

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.

Read More

How the Standard Chartered JustOne Platinum addressed my concerns!

I’ll be honest, there are two things I’ve doubted before with credit cards: auto-billing and cashback. Auto-billing scares me because it feels like I’m not in control, and cashback is… well, I’ve never really looked at it. Standard Chartered’s JustOne Platinum card, however, addressed my concerns. How?

Read More

Travel and Get Rewarded With Standard Chartered’s WorldMiles Mastercard

Are you and avid traveler? Do you spend more time on the plane than in your car? If you are already travelling, make sure you are taking advantage of your credit card! Especially the Standard Chartered WorldMiles credit card.

Read More

Car Promotions & Discounts in Malaysia – January 2019

Find the latest car promotions & discounts for Perodua, Honda, Toyota, Proton, Mazda, and other popular car brands. Looking for a brand new car? Make sure you get the best offers before making a purchase!

Read More

Chinese New Year Ang Pow – What does it mean?

The Chinese New Year is often symbolised by large family gatherings and the ang pow. The ang pow is a red packet that contains money which is given by elders and married couples to the younger and unmarried persons. What does ang pow mean, however?

Read More

Top 10 Places to Celebrate New Year’s Eve in Kuala Lumpur 2019

The coming of a new year is always exciting. It’s the end of an eventful year and the start of a new and exciting one. However, you should start the year off with a bang! Head up one of these places in the list and you’ll be sure to have an excellent New Year Eve […]

Read More

Malaysia’s Personal Finance Roundup 2018

2018 is coming to an end, paving the way for 2019. It will be the start of a new year under a new ruling government, and a 2019 Budget that is quite different from before. What has happened this year for Malaysia, and what is to come? In last year’s Malaysia personal finance roundup, we […]

Read More

PTPTN PGB – What’s That? Loan Repayment, That’s What.

PTPTN borrowers will soon have to repay their loans in specific amounts depending on their monthly income by automatic deduction – whether they like it or not.

Read More

[UPDATED] Malaysia’s Unlimited Monthly Transport Pass To Be Available Early 2019

UPDATED: You can buy the passes now! The RM100 monthly pass for unlimited access to public transportation is part of Pakatan Harapan’s general election pledge to help the rakyat save and promote the use of public transportation.

Read More

Malaysia Broadband Plans: Latest Prices For Maxis, Unifi & Streamyx

The Mandatory Standard on Access Pricing has reduced internet prices (both broadband and mobile). Some existing plans were given higher speeds or larger quotas. Find the latest home broadband internet prices from major providers in Malaysia here.

Read More

Free water for B40 in Selangor only for 2019

Those living in Selangor have enjoyed lower prices for their water bills, but this will soon end in 2019. The Selangor 2019 Budget will see that only the B40 group in the state will receive free water; they must be registered under the E-Kasih programme.

Read More

Practical Tips for Giving Christmas Gifts on a Budget

The end of the year is fast rolling around, and you’re all busy planning how you want to spend the rest of your leave days. Then you suddenly remember! Oh no, the office is having a Christmas party in December and you need to get gifts, and not just for the boss. Alternatively, you may […]

Read More

What is Industry 4.0?

What is Industry 4.0? What does it matter to Malaysians? It can be called the fourth industrial revolution that will combine Big Data and the Internet of Things to form a connected industrial system that can operate efficiently without human involvement. Read more to find out!

Read More

Budget 2019: New Taxes for Malaysia

Budget 2019 was expected to be a burden with the introduction of the new taxes, plus the pre-budget warnings that it will be the most difficult budget ever. The new taxes include a soda tax, digital tax, as well as a departure levy – to name a few. Click to read about all the taxes […]

Read More

Budget 2019: Summary Infographics To See

There’s just so much to read about the Budget 2019. Among the many topics, not all will be applicable or relatable to each individual. Want to get up to speed on what matters to you in the Budget? These are the infographics to see.

Read More