Team CurrenSeek

30
Oct

Latest List of Licensed Money Changers in Malaysia under Bank Negara

Thinking of travelling abroad and need to exchange currency beforehand? Your first step would be to find for the nearest money changer, one that can provide you with fair and reasonable rates. There are many money changers out there, especially those concentrated in Kuala Lumpur city area. You could approach each outlet one by one to compare rates and find

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29
Sep

CurrenSeek Named as the Winner For Malaysia’ Best FinTech Startup!

Team CurrenSeek is honoured to be named the winner for Best Fintech Startup at Malaysia’s Rice Bowl Startup Awards 2018. Thanks to our community and friends of CurrenSeek who believed in us! Our heartfelt appreciation goes out to all who voted for us, recognized our efforts and supported our journey. View the full list of the Rice Bowl Awards 2018 winners

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10
Sep

Smart Currency Exchange Tips for the Crazy Bargain Hunter

Are you a hardcore deal hunter? No matter where your favourite money changer is, you’re prepared to travel there, even if it’s located on the other side of the town? The hassles of driving, traffic jams, finding parking, and queuing up at popular money changer facilities can easily consume hours of your precious time, but it’s all worth it in

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8
Aug

Jadeline Exchange Is Now Accepting Currency Booking in Bangi

We’re happy to introduce our latest partnerships with licensed money changers within the Malaysian currency exchange community who are now accepting quick and easy currency bookings via the CurrenSeek app. At CurrenSeek, we’re not only striving to make currency exchange easier, fairer, faster and more rewarding for travellers, our end users—but also establishing mutually-beneficial relationships with the key catalysts in

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1
Jul

Searching for a Trusted Money Changer in Subang Jaya? Look No Further!

We’re happy to introduce our latest partnerships with licensed money changers within the Malaysian currency exchange community who are now accepting quick and easy currency bookings via the CurrenSeek app. At CurrenSeek, we’re not only striving to make currency exchange easier, fairer, faster and more rewarding for travellers, our end users—but also establishing mutually-beneficial relationships with the key catalysts in

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18
Jun

15 Must-Have Travel Apps In Malaysia For A Truly Local Experience

For many of us, traveling can be fun, relaxing and even life-changing, all at once. But it can also be downright scary when your dream vacation ends up a disorganized mess just because you weren’t prepared enough. Ever wonder why apps like Airbnb and TripAdvisor are so relied upon and popular among the globetrotting community? Travelling to a foreign land

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16
Jun

Hidden Kuala Lumpur: 16 Of The City’s Lesser Known Delights

As locals (or non-locals) in Kuala Lumpur, the bustling heartbeat of Malaysia, most of us have done our Google searches when approaching long weekends or holiday seasons: “What are the best things to do in KL?” Type, hit enter, give it a sec’… Surely, there’s no end to wondrous sights and exciting activities to be discovered! Okay, so reality bites:

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12
Jun

12 Hidden Gems For Relaxing Getaways Near Kuala Lumpur

After a long and tiring work week, it’s normal to crave for a relaxing weekend getaway or short trip away from KL city, but the cost of flight tickets and accommodations can break the bank easily. The solution? A relaxing budget staycation less than 2 hours away from Kuala Lumpur, so not only do you get to save money, you

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6
Jun

11 Perfect Getaways For the Hari Raya Holiday – 2018 Edition

With Hari Raya Aidilfitri around the corner on 15 to 16 June, many Malaysians, both Muslims and non-Muslims, will be celebrating the festivities by planning week-long getaways to exciting destinations nearby. In view of the upcoming holidays, we’ve put together a list of some of the most spectacular, breathtaking and yet surprisingly under-the-radar Southeast Asian destinations to consider for your

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5
Feb

Travel Bloggers You Should Be Following in 2018: Singapore Edition!

Travelling is the one thing that will never go out of fashion – you’ll run out of money long before you run out of places to visit, sights to see. At CurrenSeek, we believe in helping travellers to pursue their passion for travelling – by helping them save as much as they can on their travels! Previously, we’ve compiled a

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12
Dec

Benchmark Alliance Is Now Accepting Currency Booking in PJ

We’re happy to introduce our latest partnerships with licensed money changers within the Malaysian currency exchange community who are now accepting quick and easy currency bookings via CurrenSeek app. At CurrenSeek, we’re not only striving to make currency exchange easier, fairer, faster and more rewarding for travellers, our end users—but also establishing mutually-beneficial relationships with the key catalysts in the

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22
Aug

GALAXY PACIFIC IS NOW ACCEPTING CURRENCY BOOKING IN PUCHONG

We’re happy to introduce our latest partnerships with licensed money changers within the Malaysian currency exchange community who are now accepting quick and easy currency bookings via CurrenSeek app. At CurrenSeek, we’re not only striving to make currency exchange easier, fairer, faster and more rewarding for travellers, our end users—but also establishing mutually-beneficial relationships with the key catalysts in the

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22
Apr

New Travellers, Here’s How To Read Currency Exchange Display Board

Most travellers often find converting their local currency into foreign currency to be a daunting process. That’s because not only do you need a good pair of walking shoes to walk from one currency exchange outlet to another, you also need to keep track of the different rates for comparison so that you don’t end up paying more AND know

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10
Apr

CurrenSeek Partners With Bank Islam To Offer Special Discounted Currency Exchange Rates

Planning to travel soon and love preferential rates? We’re joining forces with Bank Islam to help travellers stretch their travel currency further and save big on their next trip! From the 1st of March 2017 onwards, CurrenSeek users who show the CurrenSeek app to any Bank Islam Bureau De Change outlet* (see coverage locations below) will enjoy discounted rates, subject

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29
Mar

Infographic – 5 steps for making currency exchange a breeze in Kuala Lumpur

For all you savvy travellers out there wishing to get the best exchange rates, here are detailed guidelines on how to use the CurrenSeek app to find the cheapest money changers in just a matter of few seconds. We’ve developed step-by-step pointers for you to find the best money changers around you. Plus do let us know if you’d like to see any

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28
Feb

CurrenSeek Partners With Touristly To Help Plan A More Affordable Trip!

From booking your travel currency with confidence to planning unforgettable holiday activities in your country of destination, we want to help make your all round travel experience an affordable and rewarding one. Thanks to our latest strategic collaboration with Touristly, you get to enjoy 20% OFF TRIP ITINERARY BOOKINGS when you complete an online exchange via CurrenSeek. It makes perfect

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27
Feb

Travel Smart With GetDoc!

In the previous part of this article, you read how newbie traveller Jeremy made use of CurrenSeek app to easily plan the foreign currency bit for his overseas trip. In this second part, you will find out how he planned other important travel planning stuff such as health. Yes, apart from your hotel and tickets and itinerary, you need to

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27
Feb

Japan’s Cherry Blossom Festival 2017 – An Insider’s Guide

It’s that time of the year again for Japan to celebrate its yearly cherry blossom festivals. Better known as Hanami in Japanese, which literally translates to “viewing flowers”, people gather under blooming cherry blossoms for food, drinks, entertainment, and of course to experience the dazzling beauty of the cherry blossoms. Here’s your guide to the perfect cherry blossom festival experience:

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24
Feb

CurrenSeek Partners With GetDoc To Offer Travellers Discounted Travel Health Screening Packages!

According to Statisca, approximately 45% of travellers said that the news headline that worried them the most before embarking on a journey was an outbreak of illnesses and diseases. Another report showed 39.6% of tourists on cruise ships suffered from seasickness, quarantines and stomach illnesses while on their cruise. Indeed, key to getting the most out of your well-deserved vacation

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13
Feb

Best Places To Visit In Malaysia According To Malaysian Travel Bloggers

Malaysia is the ultimate travel destination, overflowing with cultural diversity matched only by its phenomenal natural landscapes. Yes, that’s a pretty big claim, but we’ve got credible sources to back this up. By that, we mean we’ve gathered the scoop from people who’ve gotten their feet wet and their hands dirty. We’re talking about serious globe-trekkers and travel aficionados who

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13
Feb

OET Money Service: Now Accepting Currency Booking in Bangsar

We’re happy to introduce our latest partnerships with licensed money changers within the Malaysian currency exchange community who are now accepting quick and easy currency bookings via CurrenSeek app. At CurrenSeek, we’re not only striving to make currency exchange easier, fairer, faster and more rewarding for travellers, our end users—but also establishing mutually-beneficial relationships with the key catalysts in the

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9
Feb

Metro Money Exchange: Now Accepting Currency Booking in Kuala Lumpur, Penang, and Johor

We’re happy to introduce our latest partnerships with licensed money changers within the Malaysian currency exchange community who are now accepting quick and easy currency bookings via CurrenSeek app. At CurrenSeek, we’re not only striving to make currency exchange easier, fairer, faster and more rewarding for travellers, our end users—but also establishing mutually-beneficial relationships with the key catalysts in the

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9
Feb

Glojuara Money Changer: Now Accepting Currency Booking in Cyberjaya

We’re happy to introduce our latest partnerships with licensed money changers within the Malaysian currency exchange community who are now accepting quick and easy currency bookings via CurrenSeek app. At CurrenSeek, we’re not only striving to make currency exchange easier, fairer, faster and more rewarding for travellers, our end users—but also establishing mutually-beneficial relationships with the key catalysts in the

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9
Feb

FinTech Startups in Malaysia to Watch in 2017

The 21st century has brought about many digital enhancements, and the financial and banking industries have reaped the benefits accordingly, with technology serving as a crucial element in how transactions occur today. Malaysia is no exception, with many fintech start-ups slowly but surely gaining momentum nationwide. Here are several you should definitely keep an eye out for in 2017, and

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9
Feb

CurrenSeek Partners With Flexiroam So You Can Roam The World For Less

From booking your travel currency with confidence to obtaining data roaming in your next country of destination, we want to help make your all round travel experience a happy and rewarding one. Thanks to our latest collaboration with Flexiroam, you get to enjoy free 500MB Data Roaming when you complete an exchange via CurrenSeek. Read the full details on our

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23
Jan

CurrenSeek Unites Money Changers & Major Travel Players In a Single Currency Exchange Booking Platform

KUALA LUMPUR, January 23, 2016 – Known to empower travellers with the ability to locate, compare, rate and review competitive currency exchange rates around them, CurrenSeek’s latest major platform update also benefits licensed money changers by making their brand visible online beyond their physical shop front to over thousands of iOS and Android mobile app users and enabling direct currency exchange

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4
Sep

CurrenSeek Speaks at MDEC’s Fintech Conference!

Honoured to speak at MDEC’s first ever Fintech Conference among many other influential fintech speakers at Sasana Kijang. In conjunction with the Fintech Conference, MDEC has introduced the country’s inaugural Fintech Developer Bootcamp, a 6-week mentorship and training programme that brings together emerging Fintech companies who are reshaping the country’s economic sector with key finance policymakers and leading financial institutions. If you’re a

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29
Aug

CurrenSeek on BFM Radio 89.9: The Business Station [Podcast]

Just recently, we had the opportunity to speak to BFM Radio – The Business Station [Open For Business] on making currency exchange more convenient for travelers and money changers, our recent developments, and plans to expand in the near future. We’d like to thank our interviewer, Angeline Teh, for conducting the engaging interview-cum-discourse and making us feel welcome, as well

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19
Jun

Malaysia Top Travel Agencies To Check Out For The Holiday Of Your Life

In an age where pretty much everything can be done online, many of us tend to take matters into our own hands, even when it comes to making travel arrangements. But let’s face it, no matter how resourceful you may be at trip planning (DIY-style), good travel agencies will always be more reliable than your search engine. Planning a trip

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6
Jun

Top Malaysian Airbnb Super Hosts You Want To Stay With

These days, when travellers plan their trips, they almost always choose Airbnb as a resource, and for good reason too. Designed to be easy-to-use with a solid community-based approach, there’s much to like about this welcoming alternative to traditional accommodation. Staying at a person’s home allows travellers to trade in the cookie-cutter hotel experience for something more unique and catered

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20
Jan

Interview with CurrenSeek’s co-founder on Bloomberg TV Malaysia​

Thanks Bloomberg Malaysia for the exciting feature on Moving Malaysia with Sophie Kamaruddin