The EPF and University of Malaya collaborated to create a comprehensive estimated guide to achieve an acceptable standard of living in Malaysia.
As tempting as it sounds, try not to spend all your ang pow money away this Chinese New Year. Here are some ways you can make use of your ang pow responsibly instead.
According to feng shui practitioners and horoscope masters, what does 2019 have in store for your zodiac sign?
Just like everything else in newly-adult life, celebrating Chinese New Year as a financially independent working adult is slightly different than before.
Let 2019 be the year when you actually know where your money is going each month with these financial management apps!
With everything we've learned in the past year, it's time to set a new list of money resolutions to help us be better financially in the coming 12 months!
Samsung has announced a new device upgrade program for its flagship smartphone. But does the Samsung Yearly Upgrade Program actually save you money?
Passengers complained that the prices for the services provided by Grab are more expensive than that of the taxis. Read on to see how this article will affect your budget.
How are your money resolutions going so far? We thought we’d check in to offer more tips to help you remedy your money woes and push ahead!
Want to start juicing but unsure which juicer should you buy? Fret not, we will give you a hand with this juicy guide.
Avoid cultural faux pas when it comes to giving gifts to people that you care for. Check out our guide as we help you select fail-proof, affordable gifts for every recipient without busting your budget.
Did you know that your medical card cover these things too? Learn how to fully utilise your medical card with these additional coverages!
From fitness tracker bands to augmented reality smart soccer balls… are these garments and devices worth investing in? Read on to find out what we think about the buzzword of 2018.
Save yourself from a costly visit to LowYat or PJ Digital Mall with these easy hardware and software maintenance tips that will keep your PC in tip-top condition.
Stay stylish and chic this festive season as we tell you the best places to source your Xmas outfits for RM100 or less!
How much are you really worth in Ringgit? Calculate your net worth and see how that can help you manage your money better!
We all know it's important to save for retirement, but how much would you need? And how much do you need to save for it? This handy tool helps you figure it out!
Does it pique your curiosity to know which wedding costs the most among the three races in Malaysia? Find out the answer as we compare the costs of a Chinese, Indian, and Malay wedding in Malaysia!
Think you know how to use your refrigerator best so it (and your food) lasts longer? Think again! Here are some best practices to optimise your fridge usage...
What happens if you find that you have been blatantly cheated by a business, do you have any rights? You sure do! Find out how you can take action and be a smart consumer!
What if we said you can get the latest and greatest iPhones and Android phones from as low as RM25 per month?
Thinking of driving home this Hari Raya? Find out if it makes more sense to drive your car home or if you might be better off renting one.
Wouldn't it be great to be rewarded just for using your savings account? RHB Smart Account and RHB Smart Account-i seek to do just that!
We all have daily commutes to make and sometimes moving closer to the office makes sense. Or does it? Here are some things to pay attention to when considering that decision!
Saving money is boring, which might be why most of us aren't doing it enough... Thankfully there are ways to trick ourselves into saving money!
Looking to sublet your flat or apartment for some extra cash? Here are some things you need to pay special attention to...
Find out the many different ways to ‘socially invest’ in worthy causes for high-returns of warm, fuzzy feelings!
Celebrating the new year but not keen on all the hassle of driving out or throwing a pricey party? Try out our budget ideas instead!
Planning to buy some board games this Christmas? We show you how to make it personal (and save a lot of money) by making your own!
There certainly is something magical about snow during Christmas – and now there is a way to teleport your home right into the North Pole on the cheap!
Sure, buying each other gifts is a time-honoured Christmas tradition, but is it really something that makes sense for us to do if we're all broke? Let's discuss this!
Whether you’re a clothes horse or sensible shopper, you’ll want to read this before you head out on your next clothing supply adventure.
Pets are not for making money, but there are fun things you can do with them that happen to also make you money. Here are some things you can do for both fun and profit with your pets!
We all drop or misplace our cash once in a while. But you don't need to tear your hair out or retrace your steps for hours if you know to look in the most common places people lose their cash!
Whether you're upgrading to a new device or your old one is just way too old, there's no reason to contribute to landfills with them! In fact, here's a list of what you should do instead!
Should you sign up to a new plan with all the trimmings or just drop a chunk of cash right down for your next new phone? Let's see which one is best for you!
You don’t have to go broke to stay pretty! Find out how to get your money’s worth when shopping on the internet for beauty supplies.
Some things we pay full price for at the store can actually be made at home for much cheaper and without any fancy cooking skills, too!
There’s no such thing as a free lunch? Well, we beg to differ because with these supermarket freebies and the savings they’ll give you, lunch is practically on them!
This isn't a virus, or your regular old malware, this is ransomware and we'll tell you what it does and how to protect your computer and bank account from it!
Let's settle this one once and for all. Which of these two really gets you more for your money? We boil down the decision-making process to 4 easy questions!
We all get on Facebook when we're at our jobs, but how many of us are on Facebook because it is our jobs? Let's check out the people who've made a career out of posting things on social media!
The new iPhone 7 has been announced just last week! But is it worth all the hype? And how does it compare to the still awesome iPhone 6s? Let's find out!
You're pretty safe online, right? You don't post anything that a potential employer might find objectionable... or do you? Let's find out!
Saving up for a house of your own well before the thought of buying a car may seem preposterous to some, but it can actually be a practical and lucrative move. Here's why!
You don't need pricey equipment, tools, gear, or an Olympic-sized swimming pool to go for summer games gold, but you do need to know which sports to choose!
We all need to go places, but which one of these two modes of transport is the best for us? Let's find out!
Sending your smartphone to the shop for fixes can really hurt your wallet. But if you know how to care for your phone well, you can avoid pricey repairs completely!
You don't have to rush to the tailor for every single wardrobe malfunction. In fact, clothing fixes are a lot easier than you think, and can save you a lot of money!
There are many ways to catch 2016's Summer Olympic Games, but which method of viewing is the cheapest? Let's explore each one and find out!
Vegetarians and non-vegetarians have always had their little tiffs when it comes to choosing a place to eat, but which of the two groups win out when it comes to savings? Let's find out!
Being your own hairdresser is a lot cheaper, but did you know you get a lot more out of it than just savings? Read on to find out the non-financial benefits of cutting your own hair
Want to get yourself a fitness wearable that will help you stay on track of your fitness goals? Check out how the newly launched Mi Band 2 stacks up against the benchmarks of a Fitbit Charge HR.
With all the high cost of driving around the city, why not save some money by using one of the best ride sharing apps in town.
Teaching your kids fiscal responsibility is important, but how do you go about doing that exactly? Here are some simple exercises to get you started.
Good financial tips and tricks are useful, but can be hard to apply or work on just by ourselves. Thankfully, we don't have to go at it alone with money clubs!
School holidays are in a week and there are a lot of ways to spend time with the kids. Check out how you can do things a little differently this time and expand your horizons together.
Giving out your services, products, or resources away for free seems like a terrible business decision, but companies contribute to charity all the time. Do they get anything extra from it?
Does hard work always equal success? We'll clue you in on other factors that force more and more fresh grads into the unemployment bracket.
Ever wondered if your dreams are too far away from reach because of poor savings? Worry not as we've got the only savings product you'll ever need!
Job interviews can be hard to navigate already, but it's even worse when you have no clue how you did. Here's a few signs that can tell you if you did badly.
Out of all overseas travel costs, a large part can hinge on connectivity. Would you go for a local SIM card or roam on your Malaysian service provider instead? We clue you in on important factors to consider.
Looking to get yourself a brand new DSLR camera, but all the talk of ISOs, shutter speeds, and focal lengths got you confused? Don't worry, here's a quick and dirty guide to your first DSLR purchase.
Wedding gift giving has popularly evolved into cash contributions in Malaysia - but how much should you give? Find out important factors that determine the amount you should fork out.
Love is in the air and we're in the mood to #GetMore value for money on one of the most monetised days in the calendar. You can too - find out exactly how!
Are you cursed with the impulse to buy stuff you don't need? We've got a simple set of tips to help you clean up your spending act ASAP.
As 2015 is drawing to a close; you might be planning how to make 2016 better than ever. But could your new year resolutions jeopardise your finances?
Are you getting started on your Christmas shopping list? If you haven't already; there's still time to save big by checking out our easy-follow tips to #GetMore when shopping for Christmas presents!
Why spend more when you can go the alternative route and #GetMore value out of your grocery budget? Check out these less-travelled markets for weekly grocery shopping that really might save you a big chunk of change.
We're heading into a crazy shopping weekend with Black Friday, Cyber Monday and the Year End Sales all coming together. Get your shopping game together with our guide!
We may have heard of the term 'Conscious Spending' but practising it may be a whole other story. We give you the short-cut guide to get on the road to becoming a conscious spender!
No matter your grocery budget, there’s always a reason to save. Try these money-smart tips to help you #GetMore value on your next shopping trip.
No man is an island and thus, friends are an important part of life. But are yours draining your finances more than they should?
Thinking of having a baby? The costs can be monumental if you are not prepared. Consider some of these money realities so you can plan for your bundle of joy!
Are you reluctant to open more than one savings account? I mean, who's got so much money that they need more anyway? In truth, it doesn't matter how much you have - there are good reasons why multiple pots could do you good!
You know you save money from cooking at home but what are the other benefits? We take a fun look at home cooking and how you can #GetMore from the experience!
Planning a holiday? You can get so much more for your money with the right planning. Check out how to #GetMore on vacation through the use of a realistic itinerary and budget plan.
Are your weekend plans sneakily making you broke? We take a look at some of the most seemingly harmless spends in your outings that are slowly draining your finances.
Are you one of the many folk putting off their bucket list items til after their retirement? Here are five solid reasons why you should start as soon as you can!
It may not happen often - but it does! What will you do with an unexpected windfall of extra money? We look at the four ways you can use your added income and how to maximise each option.
The first in our travel series - we show you how to plan your holiday in a way that will help you #GetMore for your money.
Hotels aren't the only option when on holiday. These alternative accommodation ideas could not only save you a lot of money; it may offer you so much more than a stay.
Everyone has personal reasons as to be living with their parents. The time to move out however is inevitable and we've got just what you need to make that process a breeze.
In a time of weakening currency and ever escalating costs of living - the last thing on your agenda is a vacation. But everyone needs a break somehow - perhaps these four tips could help!
Tired of putting up with problematic room mates or impinging family members and you're seriously thinking of moving out? We've got a few handy tips for you to live comfortably and yet afford living with just me, myself and I.
Malaysians love spending the weekend in the many malls that fill the Klang Valley. The temptation to shop may be held at bay but there are still other ways the mall might be making you spend more than you expected.
Advertising has been around in many forms for centuries. But although times have changed, some fundamental tactics remain the same. We identify the 4 most common ways advertisers get you to spend and how to avoid the trap!
Money struggles are a constant occurrence in our lives. Guidance is strongly needed sometimes, no matter if you are young or old. But how do you approach the tricky problem of discussing the money problems of your parents?
No one really likes looking too long at bills or statements and with the encouragement of online billing - fewer are even bothering to look at it at all. But skipping over these itemised billings may not be the best idea.