Entertainment Published: January 22, 2014 Updated: February 19, 2019  |  WORDS: Staff

Humor: 8 Things We Don’t Look Forward To Every Chinese New Year

The new note obsession


We’ve all done our fair share of queuing up at the bank to exchange old notes for new ones. Not only is it a waste of time, it’s also a waste of energy. Frankly, we couldn’t care less whether the money we receive in red packets are crisp and new or old and wrinkled – money’s still money. As if the cashier at the store will insist you hand him a straightened out bill before he hands you your sneakers.