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AKPK: Our services are free
PETALING JAYA: The Credit Counselling and Debt Management Agency (AKPK) does not charge anything for their services.
"AKPK's services are free of charge for all individuals. We have never appointed any third party or agent to act on our behalf," AKPK corporate communications head Mohamad Khalil Jamaldin said in a statement on Monday (July 1).
He was responding to a report that a sales executive had been duped into paying more than RM8,000 to a fake-loan syndicate.
The man had been told that he had been blacklisted and that he needed to pay RM1,000 for register with AKPK and another RM2,020 for documentation fees.
AKPK, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bank Negara Malaysia, provides financial education, credit counselling and debt restructuring services to individuals.
Read more at https://www.thestar.com.my/news/nation/2019/07/01/akpk-our-services-are-free/#bkzWpXHC3uGEOQM5.99