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Thai cops arrest man with fake Malaysian passport, seize RM2 mil

The fake passport was detected by the biometric facial recognition system at the Suvarnabhumi Airport.

When best to ‘talk money’ with your kids

The most optimal age to teach kids about money is age seven as it sets the foundation for how they will perceive money as they grow up and throughout their lives.

Typo on Aussie $50 brings blushes for central bank

It took seven months for the public to notice 'responsibility' was repeatedly misspelt in the text of Cowan's 1921 maiden speech.

The art of giving lovingly to your parents

Our parents have spent so much money, time and hard work to raise you and giving is reciprocity at its best.

5 tips on ‘talking money’ with your spouse

Talking money matters can be often tough so read on for how you can have a meaningful discussion about this sensitive topic with your spouse.

Money vs happiness: The science of buying joy

Read how going on a vacation brings greater joy than buying material goods as does investing in a person i.e. acts of altruism that involve helping others.

Teaching kids the value of money the fun way

Prudential's Cha-Ching programme is expected to reach up to a quarter of a million primary school pupils by 2023.

Money, money, money: the tycoon factor in India’s election

Contesting polls is getting costlier in India and analysts say parties are becoming more reliant on donations from anonymous businessmen, leading to a lack of transparency and worrying conflicts of interest.

Enough mansplaining: women tackle gender investment gap

Confidence is key: 61% of women in the Acorns study felt they had a low level of understanding when it came to investing, compared to 43% of men.

The curious relationship between money and happiness

Here's to recognising what makes us happy and spending our money on that, instead of the other way around.

Cashless backlash in US fails to dent a US$95 trillion industry

A mounting backlash against cashless stores is not slowing growth in the US$95 trillion payments industry.

5 money management habits you must stop

It's time to take a look at your financial habits and make the necessary changes in order to be able to save and invest for a better future.

Start small: 6 easy tricks to save money

Apart from investing your money, being financially successful starts with doing the smaller things - read on to find out what these are.

Part 2: 10 tips to master before you start investing

Treat your investment income as a side hustle. Experiment with it, and start early with a small sum.

Part 1: 10 tips to master before you start investing

Treat your investment income as a side hustle. Experiment with it, and start early with a small sum.

Regular budgeting not working? Try backwards budgeting

With backwards budgeting, you prioritise saving before expenses, allowing you to adjust your spending rather than your savings.

Switzerland’s controversial 1,000-franc note gets a new look

The large denomination bills received criticism for aiding crime.

7 ways to get funding for your business

From registering your business to getting funding to kick-start your venture, it takes a lot of gumption to make it work, no matter what the challenges are.

PAS welcomes MACC probe, vows to hand over related documents

The party’s secretary-general, Takiyuddin Hassan, also urges those with information on the case to step forward.

How to cure the ‘My child does not know how to...

it is a good idea to empower our children on how to judge the value of money instead of forcing our advice upon them.

PH, show us money you saved from stopping graft practices

Now that we have got rid of a 'kleptocratic' government, we need to know where the dividends of better governance have gone to and how it is benefitting people.

America was supposed to have great Christmas but maybe it didn’t

Over the past two years, a slew of bankruptcies, including high-profile chains such as Toys “R” Us Inc. and Sears Holdings Corp., had some calling this era a 'retail apocalypse.'

9 money challenges to tackle in 2019

With 2019 around the corner, it's the perfect time to test your resolve with these fun-to-do challenges to help you save money, earn some extra and stay healthy.

Where the world’s smart money made and lost it in 2018

Returns evaporated, some of the biggest names shut up shop and investors pulled their money.