28 Feb '13, 10am
#SGBudgetSavers tips courtesy of @mrbrown #singapore #budget
And so the Budget 2013 report is out. The one bright spot in Budget 2013 — Finance Minister Tharman. Let me sum it up for you. Tharman: "Budget 2013 aims to create a better Singapore with quality growth & an inclusive society." All we heard: "Cannot buy car liao!!!" I want to begin by thanking car owners for contributing to our multi-billion-dollar surplus. Your gahmen thanks you by asking you to pay even more now. All this prompted me to think of what we can do to stretch our dollar. Hence #SGBudgetSavers : 1. @mrbrown: I use the other end of a cotton bud after my wife used one end for makeup. 2. @mrbrown: I added a Turbo sticker to my mother's car to make it look like new. (Each "Turbo" sticker adds one horsepower.) 3. @mrbrown: I ordered Ice Kosong at the kopitiam and brought my own ice. Side note: Today I found out Ice Kosong is called Hang Cheng Pai (行情坏) at the kopit...