Tag Archives: Middle Class

MY AUNTIE IS A MIDDLE CLASS CARDBOARD COLLECTOR FOR THE ENVIRONMENT

I was heartened and impressed by your sincerity when I read your Facebook post about cardboard collectors. When you described the elderly folk who collected cardboard sheets - not because they are poor - but because they wanted to exercise and keep themselves occupied, I immediately thought of my auntie. You see, my 70 year-old auntie collects cardboards with a cart to help the recycling effort, she doesn't mind if the waste company doesn't pay her for her effort, she is middle class with an environmental mission.

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[COMPLAIN] GETTING TIRED OF THE RAT RACE IN SINGAPORE

Recently, I'm starting to wonder if I'm slowly slipping out of the "middle class" bracket and into the "low income" bracket. My wife and I are both working and we earn average incomes, combined about 10K a month. Our children are in school and expenses are getting super high.

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SMART SINKIE: I DON’T GET ANYTHING FROM THE BUDGET

I m unemployed and middle class, I don’t get anything from the budget. All those one off are just small expenditure, their constant increases of recurring of HDB prices, UtIlities, Transport, basic necessities are scary, those are permanent blood sucking. Don’t be tricked by their nice marketing and words, most people don’t get anything.

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