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Malaysia Tech Week Brings the Best of Future Tech to Malaysia

Malaysia Tech Week brings the top businesses and tech minds together in Kuala Lumpur. Leaders from Maxis, IBM, Hong Leong Xchange, UOB Bank, U Mobile, Merchantrade, YES Communication and Facebook will be among the 40 industry influencers to share their knowledge with the startup ecosystem by leading over 30 side events by 200 over speakers […]

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6 Ways You Are Wasting Money

Cost of living in Malaysia is still high, despite a low inflation rate of 1% in 2018. In order to cope with soaring expenses, Malaysians have been searching for useful tips to save money to get them through tougher times. But instead of focusing on money-saving tips, how about placing emphasis on your spending habits […]

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Maybank Cardholders, No Cashback And Rewards Points For E-Wallet Reloads From 8 July 2019

Maybank has announced, starting 8 July 2019, that any reload to all Malaysian third-party e-Wallets using Maybank Cards will no longer earn any Maybank rewards (TreatsPoints / Membership Rewards™ Points / Treats AirMiles) and Cash Back. This move will affect all Maybank cardholders using e-wallet apps, especially GrabPay and Boost, both of which accept American […]

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7 Costly Mistakes You Make When Taking Out A Personal Loan

At least one point in an adult’s life, we take out a loan to buy things, pay for things, or even start a business. Personal loans can be a wonderful solution when you need fast cash with no collateral and a few questions asked. Sometimes, you get approved for your personal loan almost immediately. Some […]

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Car Insurance Survey 2019

Would you like to share your experience of getting a car insurance in Malaysia? As a token of appreciation, all participants of the survey will be rewarded with a RM10 Lazada eVoucher. T&C apply.

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[HERO GIVEAWAY] Credit Card Promotion

FREE JBL Charge 3 | Waterproof Portable Bluetooth Speaker (worth RM899) when you apply and activate a new Standard Chartered credit card through us! Successful applicants are guaranteed to get it – the only limit is time!

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5 Best Credit Cards For Travel Insurance

Traveling is one of life’s events that bring joyful memories and unique experiences to all of us. But that does not mean it is a risk-free activity. Today, with the recent unfortunate events around the globe, Malaysians are more aware of the importance of travel insurance whenever they travel. What if you could get travel […]

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The Best Citibank Credit Cards

Wondering which Citibank credit card to apply for? Citibank has quite a number of credit cards for various categories, such as cashback, rewards points, and air miles. We’ve put together the best Citibank credit cards from each of the categories here to help you make a decision! Read on to find out. Citi Cash Back […]

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Guide to Calculating Flat Rate Interest and Reducing Balance Rate

We often stumble across the terms “Flat Rate Interest” and “Reducing Balance Rate” when applying for loans, but do we truly understand the difference between the two types of interest? Although these terms may sound like financial jargons, they are relatively simple to understand. The truth is most of us take the easy route and […]

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14 Lazy Habits That Are Costing Malaysians Money

You’ve experienced it: Halfway through the month, you decide to check your spending – and you’re surprised: “Where did I spend my money ah?” It’s very likely a lazy habit that’s costing you money. Be it you’re being a complete sloth in managing your budget or just not putting effort into your savings; it could […]

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What Is Debt Consolidation? How Can It Work For You?

Paying off a loan is never a fun thing to do. Pile on multiple loans and we have a headache on our hands. But don’t worry! There’s one sure way to give you the upper hand when it comes to multitasking your loan payments – a Debt Consolidation Loan. As its name suggests, a debt […]

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2019 OPR Cuts: What Does This Mean For Malaysians? [UPDATED]

Updated 8 May 2019. The OPR is an overnight interest rate set by BNM. It is a rate a borrower bank has to pay to a leading bank for the funds borrowed. The OPR, in turn, has an effect on employment, economic growth and inflation. It is an indicator of the health of a country’s […]

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Cadangan Bisnes & Makanan Bazar Ramadhan Yang Menguntungkan

Anda ingin mencari duit tambahan pada bulan Ramadhan yang bakal tiba nanti? Pastinya, ramai yang mengambil peluang untuk menambahkan duit poket ketika di bulan Ramadhan dengan berniaga. Peluang sentiasa ada untuk mereka yang rajin dan bijak mencari kesempatan. Perniagaan apakah yang anda boleh lakukan ketika di bulan Ramadhan? Jangan bimbang, kami telah menyediakan 15 idea […]

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Senarai 10 Buffet Ramadhan Yang Paling Onz Di KL (Terkini!)

Beberapa hari lagi, umat islam akan menyambut kedatangan bulan Ramadhan. Setiap kali tibanya ramadhan, ramai yang mengambil peluang untuk berbuka puasa bersama insan-insan tersayang. Bercakap mengenai berbuka puasa, boleh dikatakan banyak hotel yang menyajikan  buffet Ramadhan terutama di ibu kota Kuala Lumpur dengan menawarkan menu-menu menarik bersama pakej yang lumayan. Untuk Ramadhan tahun ini, kami […]

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7 Tax Exemptions in Malaysia You Should Know About

[Updated on 29th April 2019] Tax season can be a stressful time for anybody. If you’re already juggling your bills, groceries, and other housing expenses, finding out that you owe the government back taxes can be a real nightmare.

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Why Should You Have More Than One Credit Card

Is It Good To Have Multiple Credit Cards? In today’s era of digital and cashless transactions, credit cards became a way of life. The big question is – should we have multiple credit cards? The most common school of thought will say NO – since credit card is always associated with mounting debts. However, this […]

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7 Reasons Your Takaful Claim Was Declined

  Among the many reasons of having a Takaful coverage is to ensure you and your family will not be financially burdened with medical bills should anything happen.

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Costs Everyone Forgets to Budget For

Preparing a meticulous budget is indeed the best way to keep track of your daily spending. An effective budget will keep track of every cent going in and out of your pocket, ensuring that it is categorised and allocated properly. However, when some items are forgotten, the budget planning just goes into the drain – […]

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7 Sebab Tuntutan Takaful Anda Ditolak

  7 Sebab Tuntutan Takaful Anda Ditolak Di antara banyak sebab mempunyai  perlindungan takaful adalah untuk memastikan anda dan keluarga tidak terbeban dari segi kewangan dengan bil perubatan, sekiranya berlaku perkara yang tidak diingini. Bagaimanapun, untuk memperoleh manfaat daripada pelan takaful, ianya begitu  penting bagi memahami sebab-sebab tuntutan takaful anda berkemungkinan ditolak.   7 Sebab […]

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How do I calculate my Debt Service Ratio?

Applying a loan is not easy and is, in fact, a very long and tedious process. When your loan goes for approval, your debt service ratio is a major consideration. It is a strong decisive factor and you need to make sure it’s good to prove to your loan officers that you have good credit […]

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