Tag: vancouver

  • The Financial crap keeps coming + new home purchase

    Never thought I would be fighting so much for these financial things in Canada.   -CRA mailed tax refund to wrong address -Called CRA to get it changed to correct address. They said I need to fill out some form to invalidate the other check they sent and prove I never deposited it in my…

  • Update – Social Isolation

    It’s been a while since I’ve done an actual update right? I usually just repost my Quora answers here and don’t really do actual blog posts anymore. Well, that’s probably because for the past 2 years nothing especially interesting has happened in my life besides depressing things. In Jan 2018, I made a life-altering mistake…

  • 2019: Year in Review

    Every year, I do a year in review, with highlights and lowlights and a summary so this is my year in review for 2019. Highlights -I found a great job at a great company with great co-workers at Kong-Had a great time in Korea this year, met all my friends again, made a Korean gf-Went…

  • Back to boring everyday living again…

    These days trying to save up as much money as I can to help purchase a place in Vancouver hopefully next year.. ideally I want to 1) get my mortgage down to $200k 2) leverage my current SF home to get a home equity loan of at least $310k and 3) save up at least…

  • Why I like Korean girls and a complicated dilemma

    Edit Here’s my official explanation for why I’m so focused on Korean girls because I get asked this ALOT. I get this asked to me alot because I know that if I were Korean and I told people I only like Korean girls no one would care but because I’m a foreigner (albeit born only…

  • Farewell Tour of Korea, plans for the future

    One month left until I leave Korea. How time flies. Over the last 2 months I’ve been traveling around Korea for my last trip and farewell tour… going to Daegu, Busan, Gyeongju, Ulsan and Jeju island. It was a really good time, even though I traveled alone (and theres tons of couples in Korea like…