Most of us have been thinking to quit our day job and start a business. But, it is not that easy and the move may be risky. For Mohd
1. Terengganu-born who dreams to be his own boss
2. Quits his job as an engineer because the money is not enough
He used to be an engineer with RM1,500 salary monthly. But that salary is not enough especially if you’re married. As a father and a husband, he sought a solution to provide a better living for his family.
3. He makes five-figure salary
He then becomes his own boss by breeding and selling fighting fishes.
4. He started by selling fighting fish for RM600 a pair
The whole idea started when his sibling bought a good quality parent fighting fish. He then tried to breed it. His first paycheck was when he managed to seel its first baby in Singapore for RM600 a pair.
He saw the potential that breeding and selling fighting fishes could make a lucrative income and started to be serious in the business. Before he began his venture, he did research for better understanding the field.
5. The chairman of the Malaysian Fighting Fish Club
He currently owns a shop and approximately 8,000 betta fishes of various species which can be bought online or at his shop. The prices of fighting fishes he sells range from RM3 to over RM100.