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Articles by Elizabeth Kwong

酒店自助餐
Credit Cards
Best Hotel Buffet Offers in Hong Kong (Updated as of Sep 2018)
Foodies’ Gospel!  No plans with friends who can eat an elephant? BEHOLD! We picked out the most trending hotel buffet offers in town, which surely can feed you and your friends’...
10 September 2018
personal loans
Investment
What are Personal Loans?
In the simplest terms, personal loans offered by banks or financial lenders are unsecured loans – borrowers are not required to put up any personal assets as collateral for the...
8 May 2018
chanel
Career
4 things you can gain by not buying that Chanel Handbag
A friend hailing from overseas once commented that she was amazed to see so many genuine Chanel handbags being toted around on the MRT in Hong Kong. In fact, most...
28 November 2017
best cashback cards hong kong
Credit Cards
The Best Cashback Cards in Hong Kong 2017
Of all the different types of credit cards in Hong Kong, there are no guesses as to why Cashback credit cards are some of the most popular. It’s probably due...
28 September 2017
student cards hong kong
Credit Cards
The Best Student Cards in Hong Kong 2018
As university students, it is important for you to start managing your own finance. It would save lots of bucks if you know the right way to use credit cards....
28 September 2017
How Do Credit Cards Work?
Credit Cards
How Do Credit Cards Work?
In Hong Kong, credit cards are often misused and misunderstood. In the right hands, they can be an incredibly convenient way to pay for things, whether in real life or online.
28 September 2017
benefits of using a credit card
Credit Cards
What Are The Benefits of Using a Credit Card?
When the bill arrives, you have two choices—to rummage through an overstuffed wallet for the right combination of notes and coins, or to flash your credit card in style. But there...
28 September 2017
credit card charges and fees
Credit Cards
Credit Card Charges and Fees Payable
Most of us are better at spending money on our credit cards than figuring out what credit card charges and fees we’re incurring when we flash that piece of plastic. That’s...
28 September 2017
What Features Do Credit Cards Have? (Part 1)
Credit Cards
What Features Do Credit Cards Have? (Part 1)
There’s a lot to love about credit cards. From being able to shop online, make purchases within seconds and dispense with heavy, cash-filled wallets, using credit cards comes with lots...
28 September 2017
What Features Do Credit Cards Have? (Part 2)
Credit Cards
What Features Do Credit Cards Have? (Part 2)
We’ve come a long way from the days when credit cards rarely had more than one feature. These days, every bank and Financial Institution (FI) carries a range of credit...
28 September 2017
best value for travel insurance
Travel Insurance
Best Value For Travel Insurance in Hong Kong 2018
Now that the year of Dog and Ester holidays are fast approaching, Hong Kongers are making plans to use up their annual leave and run off on holiday. And travel...
28 September 2017
travel insurance coverage
Travel Insurance
Travel Insurance Coverage – Why You Need it Before You Leave Hong Kong
There are many ways to save money as a budget traveller. Some are perfectly sensible—such as staying in hostels or Airbnbs instead of hotels, taking public transport and cooking at your...
28 September 2017
全年旅遊保
Travel Insurance
When Should You Buy Annual Travel Insurance?
Hong Kongers are a well-travelled bunch, and will grab any opportunity to go shopping in Japan, lounge on a beach in Thailand or buy designer goods in Europe.
28 September 2017
buy travel insurance
Travel Insurance
5 Things You Absolutely Must Know Before You Buy Travel Insurance
Hong Kongers love buying sleek suitcases, fluffy neck pillows for plane rides and stylish walking shoes, all in the name of travel. But when it comes to one all-important purchase—travel insurance—everyone...
28 September 2017
旅行保險
Travel Insurance
Travel Insurance Claims – Step by Step Guide To Making A Successful Claim
Your dream holiday may consist of strolling by the Eiffel Tower hand in hand with your paramour, or watching the sunset from the top of Mount Kilimanjaro.
28 September 2017
pregnant having a child
Family
Having a Child in Hong Kong – 4 Money Issues You Need to Discuss First
Having a baby isn’t just something that’s wise to do without proper financial planning. The estimates for raising a child up till sending him/her to college can be anywhere from...
26 September 2017
apply credit card
Credit Cards
4 Questions You Should Be Asking Before You Get a Credit Card
If you’re carrying around a wallet with enough slots to carry half a deck of playing cards, then you’ve probably already signed up for quite a few credit cards of...
26 September 2017
will writing
Family
4 Reasons You Should Make a Will Even If You’re Not 40
The recent level 10 typhoon may have led many of us into re-thinking what we are doing with our lives. We’re not saying you’re going to die anytime soon (choy!)...
26 September 2017
graduating job search university
Career
Graduating From University – 5 Things To Do Before Starting Work
Summer is a great time for undergraduates, but if you’re graduating from university, it basically marks the beginning of the next few decades of your life. It’s certainly an exciting...
26 September 2017