- MCO 2.0 Survival Guide: How To Be Better Prepared This Time
Most of us are living under tighter COVID-19 restrictions again, as a second MCO has been implemented in Kuala Lumpur, Selangor and certain parts of Malaysia. To help ensure that you’re better prepared this time around, here’s our survival guide. The first Movement Control Order (MCO) in March 2020 taught us the importance of planning […]Read More
- EPF i-Sinar Category 2 Application Opens Today – Here’s How You Can Apply
Through the Employees Provident Fund’s (EPF) i-Sinar facility, members can withdraw up to RM60,000 from their Account 1. Category 1 members have been able to submit their applications since Dec 1, 2020, while members under Category 2 can start applying today. Here’s a quick step-by-step application guide. Need extra cash to cover your living expenses […]Read More
- How To Survive A Flood And Financially Recover Quickly
With parts of Malaysia currently facing severe flooding, knowing what to do before, during and after the disaster could save your life and help you financially recover quickly. Here’s a quick step-by-step guide and tips on how to survive the flood season. Massive floods have hit Kelantan, Terengganu, Pahang, Perak, Selangor and Johor – with […]Read More
- Online Love Scams: Here’s How To Outsmart A Romance Scammer!
Many Malaysians have fallen for online love scams during the pandemic, causing them to lose thousands of ringgit or more. If you’re one of the victims (or want to avoid becoming one), read below to find out how to spot and avoid romance scammers. We shake our heads in disbelief when people lose money in […]Read More
- Vacation During COVID-19: Should You Take Advantage Of These Jaw-Dropping Local Hotel Deals Now?
At this time last year, Malaysians were clearing their annual leave and enjoying well-earned vacations. Today, most of us remain at home due to the COVID-19 pandemic. However, with the reopening of interstate travel on December 7, some Malaysians have taken advantage of the cheaper hotel rates to enjoy a local getaway. Should you join […]Read More
- Money Lessons From 2020 That Can Help You Save More In 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way we work, learn, shop, play and live this year, and potentially, forever. By adapting to these changes amid increased unemployment and economic uncertainties, we have also learned valuable money lessons to safeguard our financial health in the new normal. Our wallets and job stability may have taken a […]Read More
- #BreakingItDown – How To Spot A Bad Car Salesperson (And A Good One)
Thanks to lower car loan rates, buying a car has now become an increasingly attractive option. So your next step will be a visit to the dealerships, where you’ll be liaising with car salespeople. A good car salesperson can help you save time and money while a bad one will leave you frustrated. Here’s how […]Read More
- 5 Last-Minute Christmas Shopping Tips For Affordable, Thoughtful Gifts
In a year filled with economic and pandemic-related uncertainties, we could all use some Christmas cheer. What if you haven’t prepared your presents yet? Relax. Check out these thoughtful yet affordable last-minute Christmas shopping tips and gift ideas for your loved ones! 1. Gift cards can be special too Gift cards provide your loved ones […]Read More