By Jenny Imanina Lanong Abdullah

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 16 (Bernama) -- How many of us make it a habit to allocate at least ten percent of our monthly income to tide over emergencies?

By Nashir Mansor

KOTA KINABALU (Bernama) -- Wong (not his real name) was once a businessman mired in debts amounting to hundreds and thousands of Ringgit.

By Sakini Mohd Said

KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama) -- Many parents remain indifferent to the fact that their children have to learn to manage their money wisely from young as they feel their children are too young to know the value of money.

By Nur Aimidiyana Zuher

KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama) -- The government should consider hiking the road tax for luxury cars instead of forcing those in the high-income bracket to pay market prices for RON95 petrol, said an academic.

By Ali Imran Mohd Noordin and Sakini Mohd Said

Home sweet home. The simple phrase is reflective of a person's need for a shelter that is more than just a roof over the head. However, the rising cost of living and property prices have made it difficult for the lower and middle-income earners to afford a home. This five-part series will delve into the issue from several angles. The third part focuses on what a person should research before buying a home.

KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama) -- Adam Mukhlis has had it. The 34-year-old does not want to think about buying a house in the near future. He would rather live with his parents-in-law.

By Kurniawati Kamarudin

KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama) -- The sight of the much awaited three coloured - orange, yellow and green - van with books depicted in its livery finally appeared on the street much to the delight of this writer.

By Siti Salwa Shaari

KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama) -- A starting salary of RM2,500 for graduates who have just entered the employment world will suffice as long as they manage their finances well and live within their means.