Counting Every Cent

Don't Call Us Poor

Don't Call Us Poor


Don't Call Us Poor:

Ep 4: Counting Every Cent

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Maslinda Alil is 43 and the proud mother of baby number 7. With so many mouths to feed, there’s never enough money at home. Maslinda hopes her daughter Rina won’t follow in her footsteps but it might be too late. At 19, Rina is newly married and pregnant with her first child.


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