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5 Financial Lessons We Have Learned from MCO

I am proud to say that Malaysians handled the COVID-19 pandemic well. Why? Well, Malaysians witnessed a change of government at the beginning of March. Not too long after, the number of COVID-19 cases started...

6 Ways to Build & Save for an Emergency Fund

(This article was originally published on the 6th February 2018 and updated on the 28th May 2020). When times are difficult, many are hard-pressed to cope with the financial crunch. What adds to the despair is...

Best Ways to Save & Invest Your Duit Raya

(This article was originally published on the 1st July 2017 and updated on the 21st May 2020). During this Hari Raya, some of us will receive ‘duit raya’ from our parents and also relatives. For some, their...

The 4 Items You’ll Spend The Most On This Hari Raya 2020

(This article was originally published on the 14th May 2017 and updated on the 18th May 2020). Many of us in Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore and other parts of the world will be celebrating Hari Raya Aidilfitri...

5 Budget-Friendly Home Decor Ideas for Hari Raya

(This article was originally published on the 9th June 2017 and updated on the 12th May 2020). The home is a place you return to for rest and comfort, therefore it is important to ensure that it reflects your...

5 Affordable & Stylish Tips for Hari Raya 2020 Shopping

Hari Raya has always been the time of the year to showcase your best outfits to your friends and family. One trend that always stands out among families is to match outfits with the same colour or pattern...

How to Celebrate Ramadan during Movement Control Order (MCO) in 2020?

COVID-19 has changed the way we live. We have to accept the new normal now whereby our usual daily activities are more restrictive in a sense as mentioned by our Prime Minister, Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin...

5 Tips To Break Fast without Breaking the Bank this Ramadan 2020

As the most sacred month of the year for Muslims, the holy month of Ramadan is approaching soon. It is often said that the Ramadan season is associated with food. This is because, after a whole day of...

Category - Lifestyle

7 Practical Ways To Increase Your Income

(This article was originally published on the 22nd December 2017 and updated on the 24th March 2020).  With increasing living costs, there is now a need to supplement the family income to maintain our standards of living. With this in mind, let’s...

What To Do During Movement Control Order in Malaysia?

Ever wonder what are you planning to do at home while the Malaysian government has implemented ‘Movement Control Order’ (MCO) from the 18th March – 31st March 2020? (Update: MCO has been extended to 12th May 2020).  First thing first, don’t panic...