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How Unnecessary Takaful Claims Have Distorted Market Prices

Contrary to what many think,increasing Takaful contributions are not just due to increasing medical costs. In fact, one ‘culprit’ that plays a significant role in pushing up Takaful contributions is the prevalence of dubious and borderline fraud...

Which credit card benefits work best for you during Hari Raya?

The Hari Raya Aidilfitri is approaching the doorsteps and it is no doubt the most celebrated festivals in Malaysia, by taking into account the sheer number of Muslim population in the country where traditions and culture are so well preserved. ...

Buying a New iPhone? Here’s why U Mobile U MicroCredit May Be the Best Financing Option For You.

If you wanted to buy an iPhone but didn’t have excess cash or a credit card to simply charge the purchase, how would you go about funding it? Well, one easy and affordable method is with device financing that is currently being offered by U Mo...

I Already Have a Happy Family, Why Invest For More Money?

I accepted an invitation for a public talk to share about my property investment experience recently. I think the organiser invited me because I do not represent any developer or real estate agency. I was speaking as a full time employee who lo...

Key Things To Look For When Choosing A Personal Loan

People take personal loans for all kinds of reasons - from paying for a car or wedding to consolidating a number of debts into a single payment. Many aspiring entrepreneurs also use it as seed money to jump start their business or to put it into a...

Best Ways to Invest for Your Child

Planning for your child’s future is a wonderful way to give them a head start in life, but with so many investment opportunities out there, which ones are best? To help you figure out which investment vehicles will drive your plans, we’re gi...

How Much Medical Insurance Coverage Do I Need?

While many people would feel stressed and lost after listening to insurance agents’ well-articulated pitches about the benefits of different insurance plans, we realise that many would eventually make choices that seem to be wrong, in the hinds...

Buying Your First Home? Find Out How MyDeposit Scheme Can Help

Malaysia’s house price is 2 times more than the ideal affordable house price in key urban areas, according to Bank Negara Annual Report 2015. Because of this, our house prices are deemed “seriously unaffordable”, while houses in Kuala Lumpur an...

How To Get Cash Back On Unutilised Motor Takaful Contributions

Many of us see motor insurance or Takaful as just another form of obligatory financial commitment, much like paying taxes or home loan repayments. There is no argument that insurance and Takaful is essential in today’s world to manage one’s risks ...

Property investment: it’s the domain of property tycoons and multi-millionaires, isn’t it? Not necessarily my friend - with a bit of capital, some know-how, and lots of research, even you can start your own little property empire. Whether you’re a...