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Allowance for volunteer police to be increased

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

SINGAPORE: From November, volunteer police officers will have their allowance increased by a dollar to S$4.60 per hour, Home Affairs Minister K Shanmugam announced at a 70th anniversary celebration dinner for the volunteer force on Friday (Oct 21). 213 more words

Current Affairs

Student advantages in Finland

As I already have one research proposal to finish, one essay to write, one Business Ethics exam to come, and one Spanish exam to come – I can as well use my time to write a blog post about student life in Finland… Right? 1,029 more words

What would you do with a windfall... L30

The question is: what would you do with a windfall, such as a significant gift. How do you handle your allowance, and how does the stability of your income affect how you will use it? 252 more words

Personal Finance

How to Keep House and Teach Your Children, Too

Long ago, people learned how to manage a household and raise their children by observing parents, usually their mother, as she went about her daily tasks. 563 more words

Family & Children

I Let Love...

I let Love have Her way with me, make Herself in me. Within Her entry, I became soft and fleshy, dewy with saltwater from sudden bursts of sensation.

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Workin' Hard for the Money

This week we’re discussing the ways we earned money while we were young, and Donna Summer’s 1983 hit came to mind. My father was an accountant, and later on he managed a credit union, so the value of money was instilled in us quite early. 762 more words


Another Take on Goldilocks and the Three Bears

by: Rebecca Taylor

A family was out for a walk while their porridge cooled on the kitchen table. The door was locked in the city where they lived but some children had been playing a game of baseball across the street and it broke a window. 281 more words

Young Adult Fiction