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Avoiding the "House Poor" Trap When Buying Your First House

Congratulations! You’re ready to move out of your rental property (or your parents’ basement) and purchase your first house. I bet you’re really excited, and you should be – buying our first house was one of the most exciting, stressful, and rewarding things we’ve ever done. 1,235 more words


The Parents Took Care of Earning the Incomes During the Summers, Leaving the Kids Without Smiles During Their Summer Vacations

Summers are hitting the children, especially hard here!!!  From the Front Page Sections, translated…

The Child Welfare League conducted a research on the cases that social workers followed up on since last December from January 6 to February 27, toward the families whom the social workers had followed for three months.  464 more words


Unending questions of a girl child

As I walk towards my house, I see her tottering behind her mother. She is completely oblivious of her surroundings. Her mother is holding her younger brother in her hand. 470 more words


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Gender Discrimination, Happening, in the Unnoticed Places...

If You Don’t Break that Wall on the Inside, the Setting Up of the High Fences is Pointless

Written by a school teacher, from the Front Page Sections, translated…

After the schools tore those fences down, the curious eyes from outside on the roads made the students into the main character in The Truman Show; the salespeople no longer needed to pass through the front gates of the schools, to get logged in, they’d gone in and out as they pleased, in the teachers’ office; some of the students had even utilized the break between the classes to sneak out of the schools to get some snacks; a ton of good-for-nothing dropouts or gang members would walk straight in to the schools, to pick a fight with someone; a ton of people who used the excuses of “social movements” would show up at any time of day around the school.   267 more words

Cost Of Living

Crazy Condo Idea

My childhood is flooded with memories of visiting construction sites, sitting in backhoes and riding the hoist elevator. (The latter, for those of you that don’t know, is the elevator that oddly sits outside a building, rather than inside, carrying trades and materials.) This probably explains why my favourite smells growing up weren’t the same as other girls my age.   326 more words

Family Friendly Condo

Two Rapists Out on Parole Escaped, Hsinchu, Taichung, on High Alert

Yeah, and, we’re, NO longer safe here, from the Front Page Sections, translated…

It was, extremely rare, but, the sex offender out on parole, De-Yen Lin on the early morning of the 27th this month had, managed, to destroy the electronic ankle bracelet and took it off himself, got away from his residence, the D.A. 629 more words