I was at Orchard Road this weekend with my family, and chanced upon a busker singing at the pavement.
The sign next to him states that he is busking to pay for his University fee. I have been seeing more of these along Orchard Road during the weekends.
There was also a recent article from http://www.singsaver.com.sg/ mentioning about saving S$80,000 for University in Singapore. Technically, if we were to maintain this rate of inflation till 2035, the average tuition fee will be a whopping S$79,885 (my son would have just graduated by then). Wonder what would Orchard Road be like then — rows and rows of buskers?
An 8-Step Plan to Saving S$80,000 for University in Singapore (read here)
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