22
Mar

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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9
Jun

True Story: Why One Shouldn’t Travel Without Currency

On a recent holiday to Bali, my partner and I decided not to carry any foreign currency. We were sure that our international debit and credit cards would work at the airport ATMs and that we could conveniently withdraw cash. To our not so pleasant surprise, neither of our cards of different leading banks worked to dispense any cash. Luckily, we

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10
Nov

Malaysia’s Emerging Personal Finance Bloggers on Ringgit, Savings & More!

Everyone loves talking about money, but how many people love talking about money in truly meaningful ways? I’m talking about the majority of us who should be schooled more on how to be responsible bearers of ‘currency’ (or ‘Ringgit’, in my local language). Those of us who don’t need more tips on how to spend it on our tenth pair

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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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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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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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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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30
Jun

Our CurrenSeek iOS App Is Now Out To Make Currency Exchange Work For Everybody!

KUALA LUMPUR, June 30, 2016 – Since we launched our app, which connects travellers trying to locate and compare currency exchange rates around them with money changers offering them competitive rates, there’s been a surge of demand for the iOS follow up. We’ve heard you and we’re glad to announce: CurrenSeek is now available on the App Store for all

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15
Mar

CurrenSeek in Singapore: What Startups Should Expect At Startupbootcamp Fintech Selection Days

I was sharing with a fellow peer at Startupbootcamp Fintech Singapore’s Selection Days my thoughts on our journey. Let me use a metaphor to describe it clearly. If you’ve ever travelled to a new country, you’d know what it’s like to become navigationally challenged. From finding your way around MRT stations to making sure you get off the right bus

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