This is a story of two friends, Ong Lai Huat, a businessman who runs a food manufacturing business and Richard Lim, chief executive officer of a computer firm, both successful in business and enjoying the good trappings of success.
Ong lives with his wife, two children and his father in a posh bungalow.
Richard, who likes to spend lavishly, lives with his wife Catherine in a penthouse apartment.
News report of a global financial crisis breaks out and catches both Ong and Richard by surprise. This sudden event affects nearly every businessman worldwide, including Ong and Richard. The banks withdraw credit facilities that had been granted to Ong and Richard’s companies and both Ong and Richard are made bankrupts.
Faced with such situations, Ong seeks employment but no company is prepared to hire him because of his age and lack of working experience.
Richard has to sell his BMW and finds a job as a taxi driver. He keeps the secret of driving a taxi from his wife, who thinks that her husband is still doing very well. However, she finds out the truth from her friends. Hurt by her husband not telling the truth, she leaves him.
Ong starts a small shop producing flour products. Through hard work and perseverance, his business grows and in the end, he owns a factory selling flour products and also a chain of high-class restaurants.
Richard joins Ong’s company as chief executive officer and is eventually reconciled with his wife.
故事敘述兩位好朋友生意都做得很好 ，因為一場金融風暴 ，影響 了 家庭及生意， 破產後的巨大改變 使得家人 驚慌失措 ，這兩家人 如何面對 巨大的改變 ，他們從挫敗中 磨練學習再度的站起來 。
家成 是一位 電腦公司老闆 家庭富有， 有一位美麗的空姐老婆 ，膝下無子 ，風暴後老婆無意中得知有了孩子，而老公也沒有了生意 ，工作也變成了計程車司機 ，考驗夫妻的感情 。
兩個家庭都有了巨大的改變， 對人生的起 伏考驗不斷。