Student finds RM1.6k banked into account by mistake, returns money

Nur Fatimah Rasyid

Modified 24 Jan 2020, 7:39 am

Some may consider RM1,600 mysteriously appearing in their bank account as a "windfall" or "donation" but not for student Wendy Lim who decided to return the money.

Lim, who is pursuing a masters in social work in Australia, said it goes against her moral values to keep money that isn't hers.

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