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5 Budget-Friendly Home Decor Ideas for Hari Raya

(This article was originally published on the 9th June 2017 and updated on the 3rd March 2020). The home is a place you return to for rest and comfort, therefore it is important to ensure that it reflects your...

How to Survive On a Low-Income Salary in Malaysia

(This article was originally published on the 22nd July 2017 and updated on the 25th February 2020).  According to a recent survey by Hays Asia, about 46% of Malaysians are unhappy with their salary as they...

9 Effective Ways to Pay Off Your Debts

(This article was originally published on the 7th May 2017 and updated on the 20th February 2020).  Do you have a pile of debt and it seems like you are never going to get it cleared up anytime soon…or ever...

Buying New vs Used Cars: Which One’s Worth Your Buck?

(This article was originally published on the 15th October 2017 and updated on the 5th February 2020).  The majority of Malaysians, especially those living in the urban city areas will own at least a car. Many...

What is the 50/30/20 Rule?

People need to have a plan to achieve long term financial goals. If you think preparing a financial plan is burdensome, you can keep it simple. A tool many are discovering to be a useful budgeting method is...

Pros vs Cons: Hypermarkets and Your Neighbourhood ‘Kedai Runcit’

For some people, shopping for groceries can be a tortuous experience. They find it more challenging to stretch the Ringgit and having to fork out much more for a regular amount of groceries. If this situation...

Should Couples Split Their Bills and Expenses?

Money is a talking point when two working individuals marry or become a couple. ‘What is mine; is considered mine’. This typical mindset might not hold anymore for a relationship to stay healthy and long...

Clever Ways to Spend Your First Salary

(This article was originally published on the 29th August 2017 and updated on the 6th January 2020).  If you are a young graduate who just got employed, receiving your first salary can be really exciting...

7 Financial Goals to Achieve Before You Reach 30

Millennials in Malaysia are known to be disciplined savers. That is what the results of a recent survey conducted by VASE.AI shows. In the results presented last May 29, 2019, the majority of the 1,525...

6 Effective Ways You Can Cut Your Petrol Cost

(This article was originally published on the 29th April 2017 and updated on the 23th December 2019). We can all agree that the cost of living in Malaysia has increased significantly. One of our daily...

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