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10 Effective Ways to Pay Off Your Debts

(This article was originally published on the 7th May 2017 and updated on the 17th September 2020).  Do you have a pile of debt and it seems like you are never going to get it cleared up anytime soon…or...

6 Self Help Tips to Cope with Post Loan Moratorium

Many struggled with the after-effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. Amid the pandemic, the government announced an automatic 6-month moratorium or known as deferment on all loans or financing repayments from 1...

Best Ways to Buy and Finance a New or Used Car

“Used cars are more affordable and economical”, “New cars function well and can last longer”. Weighing on all the pros and cons, sometimes it is hard for us to decide between choosing a new or used (second...

10 Tips To Avoid Getting Into A Bad Debt

(This article was originally published on the 19th July 2019 and updated on the 4th August 2020). The worst financial mess one can ever get into is to be saddled with debts. Many are doomed the minute they...

5 Steps To Reduce Your Monthly Debt Commitment

(This article was originally published on the 27th February 2018 and updated on the 20th  July 2020).  A critical component of personal finance is avoiding debt build up. Debt management is a growing concern...

5 Ways to Manage Your Finances During a Recession

Malaysia has been successful in containing the spread of COVID-19 thus far. Early preparations and planning by the government are paying off.  Despite winning the war against the coronavirus, the country is...

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...

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