Saturday, November 29, 2008

MONEY!!!!

The exchange rate SUCKS. Big time!!!!!
I officially have taken a HUGE pay cut ;(
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Two years ago if I sent home 1 million Korean won (about half my paycheck) I was able to make approximately $1300 Canadian. Now if I send home the same amount I make only about $850. Yikes!!!

4 comments:

Annie-Me said...

i'm so worried about having to transfer my money home....I'm so going to lose a crap load of money arent i :(

Anonymous said...

That's really interesting. Could you elaborate? You don't have to share specific details about your own salary if you don't want, but could you use numbers so we understand better what's going on? Thanks!

ambearo said...

*sob sob sob sob sob* I feel your pain (and so does my bank account).

Anonymous said...

Ouch, that's a HUGE difference! Would it make sense to wait it out and see if the transfer rate gets better?