Finance

My Step-by-step Plan To Financial Freedom using the FIRE method

I started as a noob in finance. Now I’m on my way to financial freedom. How? I persevered and started learning all I can about money management (Read: 10 Baby Steps to Financial Literacy). I …

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How much does your beauty costs you?

I am a bit embarrass to tell you this: until recently, I have no idea where my money goes. Then I had a chance meeting with a bunch of financially-savvy friends. All night, they were …

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Why do you want to be rich? 10 things people work for

Why do you want to be rich? This seems to be a stupid question. Most will answer, “Who doesn’t?”. But a blind quest to wealth is not a smart thing to do. You need to know …

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10 Baby Steps To Financial Literacy

I have never been very good with maths and, naturally, money. I once believed that finance is something complicated meant to be dealt by experts like bankers and accountants… like my closest girlfriend who is …

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What to say when someone ask you about your salary?

There are times when someone – at a business or social setting – ask you a question your rather not answer. How much do you make? You gained so much weight – what happened? Are you …

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8 Personal Finance Blogs Worth Checking Out

Let’s be honest: talking about finance can be intimidating for some people, and the serious ‘let’s get down to business’ tone normally used by finance experts or books could scare some off. Not to mention all …

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MY CONFESSION: Why I struggle living in KL & how I finally rent a decent condo for RM 150 per month

Moving from Shah Alam to KL Back in 2011, I just graduated from university and got my first real big-city job in Kuala Lumpur. I was 23. The salary was RM3,000. When I received the …

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MY CONFESSION: How I Spend RM 200, 000 on My Wedding & Why I Regret It

In early October, almost everyone I know on Facebook had either commented, shared or liked a post which drew criticisms and outrage from netizens. The post was about a newspaper ad by AEON Credit service, …

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100 ways to save money and still have a quality life

Whatever the economic situation, at JewelPie, we believe it’s a virtue to save and manage our finances wisely. Saving money doesn’t necessarily means that we have to give up our happiness, be cheap or lower …

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How to take good food photos on Instagram and earn money from them

We love capturing beautiful things and sharing a piece of our life – especially food – with the world through Instagram. We know, we are not the only one. When your food arrive on the …

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MY CONFESSION: I had almost zero in my bank account & what I did to overcome it

This story is shared by a reader, Miss L. At the age of almost 30, when a large number of people my age are on their way to have a stable life (with solid career …

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Grocery Haul: How many breakfasts can you make with RM 50?

Our pockets are feeling rather pitiful since the implementation of GST and the depreciation of our currency. Many of us are getting more wary of how we spend our money.  While we want to be …

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