Articles Tagged By Epf

EPF 8% vs 11%: Which is the Best Choice for You?

8% vs 11%. These two numbers have been on the minds of most working Malaysians in recent times, and for good reason. With the announcement of the new default EPF contribution rate in the revised 2016 budget, everyone is scrambling to find out whet...

What Level Of Deposit Is Really Needed When Purchasing A Home?

If you (like many young Malaysians) are looking towards buying your first home; the most important question you’ll probably ask yourself is if you can afford it. Well, can you? Think of the number of payments you’ll have to cover on the road to ho...

epf, prs, retirement income, prs vs epf, investment

As the name suggests, Private Retirement Schemes (PRS) are managed by private companies, as opposed to Employment Provision Funds (EPF) which are wholly owned by the government. The objectives of both are identical: save money today and benefit fr...

EPF, KWSP, Hajj, FMI, Fund Management Institution, Lembaga Tabung Haji, LTH

On our previous article on EPF/KWSP, we discussed certain ways you could get around to using your EPF/KWSP funds. Today we look at 7 different things you can use your EPF/KWSP funds for.

 What Can Your EPF Money be Utilized For?

Most salaried Malaysians after working a few years would have accumulated at least a modest amount of money in their EPF accounts. Some would have a vague idea that EPF money can be used to help with the purchase of a house or to pay down a loan. ...