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(Slightly) Poor Man's Guide to Living in Korea

Posted on Tue, May 13, 2014 @ 09:59 PM

So I’m sure everyone has his or her own reasons for teaching English in South Korea. Many people come just for the new experiences and the chance to immerse themselves in a foreign culture, but there is a significant portion of the Chungdahm community using their earnings to pay off student debts. With that financial mountain looming over many of us, we are all looking for ways to save money. Personally, I am not one to spend all my nights staring at my computer screen, depriving myself of fun just for the sake of frugality. But I still do make an attempt (some months I am more successful than others) to save a decent chunk of my paycheck, and here are my strategies for doing so. Don’t worry, they don’t require burning whale oil, living off a ramen and water diet, or using smoke signals to communicate with your friends.

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Tags: money in korea, cooking in korea, eating out in Korea, Costco, eat in korea, Kimbap, Spoiled by Korea, Transportation in Korea

Korea vs. New York- Spoiled By Service!

Posted on Wed, Mar 06, 2013 @ 03:58 PM

What better way to update you and compare the life of Korea to that back in New York than a post on how I am spoiled by Korea. Trust me, reading this just may give you the urge to travel the sea!

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Tags: life in Korea, food in Korea, benefits of living in Korea, service, freebies, Spoiled by Korea, technology

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