#MakingHERStory with Taryn Theu

Gender equality

Gender equality in the workplace is important, but here at Funding Societies we also have a focus on gender equality in Leadership. In this issue of our #MakingHERStory series, we reached out to our Finance Director, Taryn Sock Fung Theu to learn how she takes on the role of being …

Business Registration in Malaysia

Owning, operating and managing a business is now the new norm in this mid-pandemic, digital ecosystem we live in. Even if you are a 9 to 5 kind of person, you probably have a side gig going on to supplement your income.  Kudos to you for being a business-minded personality, …

Working Capital Management

working capital management

Working capital for SMEs by definition is a measure of a company’s liquidity and its short-term financial health. Small businesses often take out short-term loans or financing for their day to day working capital management. This sum of monies is essentially used to keep the operations running while they wait …

How to Set and Achieve Your Financial Goals

How do you set and achieve financial objectives? This article addresses how to develop and achieve realistic goals.

Financial goals are investments, savings, or spending targets you want to achieve within a certain period. Like any other goal in life, financial goals must align with your long-term plans. Usually, the stage of life determines what type of goals you wish to achieve. For example, as a young adult, …

The Importance of Wealth Management in Financial Planning

The Importance of Wealth Management in Financial Planning

As the name suggests, wealth management is the process of protecting one’s wealth through advisory services which includes investment advice, estate planning, accounting, retirement, and tax services. It’s something that most people do monthly by reviewing their budget planner, for instance. But do you know that banks and other financial …

Why is Diversification Important in SME Digital Financing?

Why is diversification important in SME Digital Financing? Diversifying your investments across multiple notes is one way to increase the success of your investments on digital financing platforms. While some investors already know the basic concept of diversification, which is generally not to put all your eggs in one basket, …

#MakingHERStory with Jodie Yong

women empowerment, women role

In this round of #MakingHERStory series, we bring you the Associate Director of Business Development, Pui San Yong, better known as Jodie to share us her story in exploring women’s empowerment and role at Funding Societies | Modalku (FSMK). Influence and inspiration Tell us about a leadership lesson that you’ve …

5 Benefits of Having Income Replacement Term Insurance Plans

5 Benefits of Having Income Replacement Term Insurance

Can you have the benefits of investing by having an insurance plan? Investing in an insurance plan might sound odd as it commonly doesn’t generate your money. However, most insurance companies offer insurance plans linked to investment, allowing policyholders to receive a potentially bigger payout than the sum assured. An …