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Asked by Kenneth Lou

Asked on 26 Oct 2018

(Halloween Giveaway) Tell a personal finance horror story in 5 words or less! Be as creative and funny as possible! Winner gets a pair of movie tickets chosen by our moderators!

Hey everyone who is reading this, do help to “upvote” on the ones you feel should win! (giveaway ends 29th October 2359hrs)

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Rave Ong Ci De
Rave Ong Ci De

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Level 5. Genius
Updated on 07 Jun 2019

Just one more bet.

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Matthew Ng
Matthew Ng

26 Oct 2018

He should seek Andy's dad
Leong Wen Fong
Leong Wen Fong

07 Nov 2018

Congratulations Rave! You are the clear winner of the Halloween Giveaway! I will be contacting you shortly for the prize!

FORGOT TO USE SHOPBACK!!!

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Shaun Goh
Shaun Goh

26 Oct 2018

Sometimes I stress over this and forget the cashback is less than 1 cent :(
Kenneth Lou
Kenneth Lou

26 Oct 2018

lol first world horror story haha
Tee-Ming Chew
Tee-Ming Chew, Co-founder at Seedly

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Level 6. Master
Updated on 07 Jun 2019

"Hello bro how you doing????"

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Elsa Goh
Elsa Goh

26 Oct 2018

LONG TIME NO SEE.
Kok Koon
Kok Koon

26 Oct 2018

I'll reply: "I'm out of job recently. Can you lend me some money?"

Agent: "Im not selling anything."

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Kok Koon
Kok Koon

26 Oct 2018

Free power bank.
Nicholes Wong
Nicholes Wong

26 Oct 2018

MLM: Do you want to be your own boss? (but too long)
Nellie Lim
Nellie Lim

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Level 3. Wonderkid
Updated on 07 Jun 2019

Paylah to wrong, unknown number!

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Leong Wen Fong
Leong Wen Fong

26 Oct 2018

This actually happened to me before, lucky it was below $10!
Nellie Lim
Nellie Lim

26 Oct 2018

Mine was ard $20+ which means i will be paying 2x if can't "chase" back with the help of the bank.

eing Approached by the credit card or insurance agent on the street:

"I'm Jobless!" or "I'm a student!"

Add:

"Hey free to catch-up?"

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HC Tang
HC Tang

26 Oct 2018

2 or 5 ah. Exclude the ”or" 😜
HC Tang
HC Tang

26 Oct 2018

Added another one just nice 5 words 😜
Yeap Ming Feng
Yeap Ming Feng

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Level 5. Genius
Updated on 07 Jun 2019

"Where is your wedding?"

" Capella."

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Yeap Ming Feng
Yeap Ming Feng

26 Oct 2018

Cause the Ang Bao rate is the Top 5 in Singapore: https://blog.seedly.sg/how-much-wedding-ang-bao-rates/
HC Tang
HC Tang

26 Oct 2018

Wedding at the "Istana" :P hahahah
Beverly Ng
Beverly Ng

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Level 3. Wonderkid
Answered on 26 Oct 2018

No more full rider policies.

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Huang Yixuan
Huang Yixuan

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Level 6. Master
Answered on 26 Oct 2018

Cannot waive annual fee.

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Carrie Sim-Goh
Carrie Sim-Goh

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Level 2. Rookie
Updated on 07 Jun 2019

One year later: Agent disappeared

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Bear Cranky
Bear Cranky

27 Oct 2018

DON'T buy insurance from friends!
Kenneth Lou
Kenneth Lou

30 Oct 2018

wow... tough ones...
Leong Wen Fong
Leong Wen Fong

26 Oct 2018

Congrats
Kenneth Lou
Kenneth Lou

26 Oct 2018

lol lol nice one.
Shaun Goh
Shaun Goh

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Level 3. Wonderkid
Updated on 26 Oct 2018

"Capital gains taxed as income" - please don't tax my dividends tooooo

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Joseph Sng
Joseph Sng, Chief Curator at CurateXX Asia

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Level 3. Wonderkid
Updated on 07 Jun 2019

Dropped iPhone XS (Screen Cracked)

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Kenneth Lou
Kenneth Lou

26 Oct 2018

Wah. "buy apple stock"
Shaina Catalina Peh
Shaina Catalina Peh

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Level 2. Rookie
Updated on 07 Jun 2019

Student loans + housing loans 😱

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Leong Wen Fong
Leong Wen Fong

26 Oct 2018

Hahaha anything with the word "loan"
Jay Tee
Jay Tee, PC enthusiast at Home

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Level 3. Wonderkid
Updated on 07 Jun 2019

Girlfriend wants 2 carat ring.

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Kenneth Lou
Kenneth Lou

26 Oct 2018

lol hahaha. 2 carrots more like it.
HC Tang
HC Tang

26 Oct 2018

🥕🥕 That's easy!
Elsa Goh
Elsa Goh
Top Contributor

Top Contributor (Oct)

Level 5. Genius
Updated on 07 Jun 2019
  1. IRAS: Shares capital gains taxable.

  2. Cryptocurrency replaces SGD as currency.

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Kenneth Lou
Kenneth Lou

26 Oct 2018

Wow that 1) is a big one. haha
Leong Wen Fong
Leong Wen Fong

26 Oct 2018

LOL this one really quite horror
Liew Xun
Liew Xun

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Level 2. Rookie
Updated on 07 Jun 2019

" CPF withdrawal age increased"

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Leong Wen Fong
Leong Wen Fong

26 Oct 2018

amount better increase also

Income tax increased again ...

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Kenneth Lou
Kenneth Lou, Co-founder at Seedly

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Level 8. Wizard
Answered on 26 Oct 2018

"Can help me do survey?"

Last year's winner!

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Nathan Koh
Nathan Koh

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Level 2. Rookie
Updated on 07 Jun 2019

“Your account has been locked”

After trying to type the correct password for your ibanking/brokerage account!

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Leong Wen Fong
Leong Wen Fong

30 Oct 2018

wa this one heart really can stop one leh
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