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All You Need to Know About Mutual Funds

All You Need to Know About Mutual Funds

 2017-01-09

Lately, everyone has been talking about how to generate more passive income in response to the rising costs of living. Well, one good and effective way is to put your money into some kind of investmen...



 Lifestyle, House owner, finance, living


The 5 Absolute Must Follow Rules For Your Financial Planning

The 5 Absolute Must Follow Rules For Your Financial Planning

 2016-12-29

Recent reports that Malaysians have the highest personal debt rates in Asia, as well as reports of an alarmingly high amount of young people declaring bankruptcy has thrown the level of our citizen’...



 Lifestyle, House owner, finance, living


EPF‘s Down Payment Facility Reduces Housebuyers’ Burden

EPF‘s Down Payment Facility Reduces Housebuyers’ Burden

 2016-12-21

The Employees Provident Fund (EPF), which allows members to use their contributions to pay the down payment for a house can help realise the desire of low-income workers to own their own homes. A c...



 EPF, down payment, investment, finance, living


Your credit score’s out there

Your credit score’s out there

 2016-11-08

Credit reporting agency CTOS has made its consumer credit score report available via phone apps. Your ‘credit-bility’ is now in the public realm, with the agency saying this may encourage people t...



 CTOS, finance


Financial planner: Retirement planning must include housing, social engagement

Financial planner: Retirement planning must include housing, social engagement

 2016-10-17

KUALA LUMPUR: Retirement planning must include housing and social engagement for retirees to maintain their standard of living in old age, a syariah-registered financial planner said. Founder of Li...



 finance, living, retirement


Banking Institutions To Continue Giving Home Loans For Eligible Customers

Banking Institutions To Continue Giving Home Loans For Eligible Customers

 2016-09-20

Banking institutions will continue to provide home financing facilities to eligible customers, said the Association of Banks in Malaysia (ABM) and the Association of Islamic Banking Institutions Malay...



 government, Bank Negara, affordable homes, finance, debt


7 Ways to Turn Your House into a Money Making Venture

7 Ways to Turn Your House into a Money Making Venture

 2016-09-14

Would you believe it if someone said that there were ways to make money from your house and it doesn’t involve buying or renting out the entire property? In this day and age, making any bit of extra...



 Lifestyle, House owner, finance, living


How Does An Islamic Home Loan Work?

How Does An Islamic Home Loan Work?

 2016-09-06

Thinking about purchasing a property and looking for more home loan options to finance your dream home? Why not consider taking up Islamic Home Financing? Read on to learn how an Islamic home loan wor...



 Property Buyer Guides & Tips, finance, housing loan


Malaysians are borrowing too much, not saving enough

Malaysians are borrowing too much, not saving enough

 2016-08-30

KUALA LUMPUR: There is a concern that Malaysians are borrowing too much and not saving enough, according to a report by Khazanah Research Institute. While household debt growth has been moderating ...



 household, debt, finance, property, expenses


First-Time Home-owners Continue To Have Access To Financing, Says BNM

First-Time Home-owners Continue To Have Access To Financing, Says BNM

 2016-07-20

First-time home-owners continued to have access to financing, said Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM). In a statement Wednesday, the central bank said outstanding housing loans continued to expand at doubl...



 Bank Negara, living costs, House owner, finance