Tag Archive: money matters

Do you buy a House or a Car first? [SURVEY]

By August 17, 2018 2:54 pm

Update: Read the results here: Do you buy a House or Car first? [RESULTS] Call it the “coming of age” or the “they’ve all grown up” phase from the parents, but at some point, in your working life, a mostly unavoidable question will appear: “To buy a house or buy a car first?” To buy a […]

11 Tips To Simplify Your Financial Life

By July 10, 2018 4:10 pm

A major part of adulting is gaining control of your finances. The less complicated your financial life is, the more secure you’ll feel and the easier it is to make headway on your financial goals. So where do you start simplifying your money issues? Here are 11 easy tactics to getting your financial life together. […]

What Is Your Net Worth?

By June 11, 2018 6:00 pm

We are sure you have heard of the term ‘net worth’ at least once, especially when Forbes magazine announces their Richest List disclosing net worth of the world’s billionaires. The interesting thing is, regular people like you and I have net worth too! And you should know your net worth as it’s a snapshot of your financial […]

How Serious Is Malaysia’s RM1 Trillion Debt?

By May 25, 2018 12:00 pm

Let’s get the facts straight; Malaysia has financial obligations amounting to RM1.087 trillion ringgit, as at December 31, 2017. This includes Federal Government Debt, Government Guarantees, and lease payments for Public Private Partnership (PPP) projects such as construction of schools, hostels, rental, maintenance of roads, police stations, hospitals, etc. The official Federal Government Debt of RM686.8 billion equates […]

Understanding Living Wage in Malaysia

By May 15, 2018 3:00 pm

Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) recently introduced the concept of “Living Wage” and it created quite a bit of confusion. It really is guide on what is acceptable as minimum living standards, it is not a minimum wage indicator nor a benchmark to assess poverty. Here we’ll explain what a “Living Wage” is and how it impacts […]

5 Tips for P2P Investing: Best Practices in 2018

By April 25, 2018 9:00 am

P2P Investing Best Practices 2018 – An Investors Guide Thinking on starting your investment journey? Or looking for option that provide better returns? Here is a tip guide on Peer-To-Peer Investing or P2P Funding best practices. Be warned though, investing in P2P can get addicting because it can be quite fun analysing notes to make […]

5 Budgeting Apps You Can’t Live Without

By April 9, 2018 7:15 pm

If you’ve ever set yourself a budget with the best of intentions but lost track of it along the way, ending up just spending money without any idea of how much you’re spending or what on, then these smartphone apps are for you. Whichever app you go for in the end, you will have all […]