Articles Tagged By Personal Finance

Top 5 Apps to Track Your Finances

Keeping an Eye on Your Money Managing your finances isn’t just about curbing spending or saving more – you also have to know where your money is going. Without insight into how and where your income is being spent, it is rather difficult to s...

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...

Top 3 Misconceptions of Takaful

Takaful, despite its long history in Malaysia and throughout the world, is often perceived in a jaundiced light, largely due to its religious connotations. As a Malaysian, chances are that you know of it, but choose to turn away because the unk...

Top Five Myths About Personal Loans, Busted!

The idea of taking out a personal loan can be an intimidating one to the uninitiated. All kinds of myths about personal loans exist, and sometimes these un-true beliefs can be the biggest thing holding people back from utilizing personal loan fina...

Signs Your Current Credit Card is Not Working For You

Choosing the right credit card can be a difficult task. You should always research and compare credit cards to find the one that best suits your needs. However, sometimes you get a credit card and you're not sure if it was a good choice after all....

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In this article, we explain the concept of mutual cooperation, the greater good, and how individuals can get a sense of helping each other as well as supporting charities through Takaful.

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Refinancing is a term that is often assumed to be related only to housing loans. But did you know that you can actually refinance a personal loan as well? If you did, then great! If you didn’t, don’t worry – now you’ve learned something new! Regar...

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The answer to that question is a resounding YES, and the good news is that it’s not as complicated as it seems. Just run through these series of questions and answers with us and you’ll be an expert on the topic in no time!

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...

Personal Finance Challenge 2016

For many people, the beginning of the year is often seen as a chance for a fresh start, an opportunity to get rid of bad habits and to straighten the proverbial boat, hence the annual influx of new gym-goers that occurs around this time of year, e...