5 Money Management Apps to Help You Track Your Finances

Money management apps

Do you ever feel like your money has just disappeared with the wind? Rather than lose it, you might blindly spend it. Maybe your spending is not that much, but if the transaction is often, then what is the difference? The most significant pain point for Malaysians’ middle-income is finance …

Gold As An Investment: Physical or Digital Gold?

Gold As An Investment: Physical or Digital Gold?

Gold is an excellent choice of investment for many reasons. It can be used to hedge against inflation, and it will always be of value due to its scarcity. It is a great portfolio diversifier for seasoned investors as an alternative investment. As there are many reasons why we should …

Women and Investing: Unlocking the Power

Women and Investing: Unlocking the Power

Women and investing. These two words are rarely found side by side. The word ‘investment’ tends to be viewed with a masculine bias. A glimpse at the stock exchange office conjures the image of a male-dominated environment. Prevailing stereotypes is not helping either. The media often depicts the investor as …

Personal Financial Planning: 5 Rules to Improve Your Financial Health

Personal Financial Planning: 5 Rules to Improve Your Financial Health

The term “personal finance” refers to money management and future planning. Every financial activity and decision will affect your financial health. To achieve optimum financial health, someone needs to consider personal financial planning as a pathway and measurement. There are some unwritten rules that you can follow to achieve lifetime …

Buy Now Pay Later, How Does It Work?

buy now pay later

Itching to buy an item on your wishlist, but it’s not payday yet? Hey, there’s a solution to your shopping dilemma! Why not buy now, pay later? In case you’re not too familiar with how the “buy now, pay later” (BNPL) service works, this article breaks down its process, benefits …

Everything You Need to Know about Digital Banking

digital banking: everything you need to know

What is digital banking, a term that you’ve heard so many times nowadays? Digital banking is the automation of traditional banking services. It allows customers to access banking products and services via an electronic/online platform. Thanks to the convenience of digital banking, many customers don’t have to go to a …

5 Safe and Low-Risk Investment Options

Low-risk investment

The economy is going through a rough and unpredictable period. Inflation rates rise, yet the interest rate remains low. This is an excellent opportunity to start investing more but in a safe approach. Investors should opt to invest in low-risk investments while still sticking to creative investing. Here are a …

What is ESG Investing: A Guide to Socially Responsible Investment

ESG Investing

ESG stands for environmental, social, and governance. So, what is ESG investing? It is a holistic approach to investing that incorporates critical factors into investment analysis and decision-making. Basically, it’s a metric to inspect a company on how their business impacts the environment, how they treat their employees, suppliers, customers, …

The Impact of Cyberattacks and How to Protect Your Business from One

Impact of Cyberattacks on your Business

Cybersecurity is becoming the number one priority for any business or individual online. Research suggests that almost 22% of companies globally have been targets of cyberattacks. Unfortunately, not everyone is aware and prepared for this kind of online crime. It’s not a matter of if, but a matter of when. …

#makingHERstory

International Women's Day

In celebration of International Women’s Day, here at Funding Societies, we wanted to take a moment and reflect on how we are empowering the Women here within our organisation. As we kick-start the initiative called “#makingHERstory” a women-focused leadership programme, we got insights from our very own Chief People Experience …