Can we pack $148 for Wedding Ang Bao? What are the Common Rates?

No one will pack $148 for wedding Ang Bao especially for a Chinese wedding, so what are the common denomination when it comes to packing wedding Ang Bao. As much as possible try even it up. Avoid anything that has a 4 in it as it is considered inauspicious as 4 sounds like “death” in Chinese.

Some ask if 13 is ok since 13 is not a Chinese thing. The number 13 is still “barely” acceptable as there are people who pack $138 however¬† more common Ang Bao rates are 128 or 168 as Chinese like 8.

Following is a guide on what are the common rates for Ang Bao in Singapore.

68
80
100
120
128
138 (not common)
150 (try to avoid as well, in general odd number or 4 is not good)
160
168
188
200

Not sure how much to pack, Click here to find the Wedding Ang Bao Guide for 2014